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Registered Nurse (RN) - OR

Company: St. Vincent's Medical Center
Location: Bridgeport
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Job Description:

Job Summary:

• Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

• Promote safe care for patients undergoing operative and other invasive procedures through evidence based practices as the RN Circulator.

• Provides support to the surgical team for maintaining a high level of sterility.

Responsibilities:

Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to assess patients and to identify physical, psychosocial, cultural, spiritual and age related needs in order to provide individualized care to the patient.

Reviews charts for completeness, in accordance with documentation protocols prior to and after the surgical procedure

Adhere to all relevant health and safety standards

Communicate with patients, teammates, and physicians to ensure continuity of care

Assess patients prior to surgery (e.g. NPO status) and alleviate their concerns

Prepare the operating room for surgery (supplies, implants, instruments, equipment)

Check equipment & troubleshoot as needed

Assume responsibility of keeping the operating room sterilized

Position and prepare patient on operating table

Monitor patient’s vital signs to detect anomalies

Adhere to safety standards and precautions

Pass medical instruments or other objects to the surgeon during operation when scrubbed

Assume duties within or out of the sterile field as assigned

Reflects ANA Scope and Standards of Nursing Practice (2015), ANA Code of Ethics (2015), and ANA Social Policy Statement (2015)

Reflects AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice.

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

• Required Credential(s):

Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Connecticut Department of Public Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association

(AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Current 2 years’ experience as Operating Room Nurse (scrub is a plus, not required)

Excellent knowledge of aseptic and sterile techniques

Solid understanding of patient safety and precautions

In-depth knowledge of surgical operation procedures

Critical thinker and problem solver

Team Player

Excellent organizational and time management skills

A great team player with excellent communication skills

Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills

Education:

• BSN required

We take great care of careers.

Keywords: St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport , Registered Nurse (RN) - OR, Other , Bridgeport, Connecticut

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