NH - OR RN - Days
Company: Diverse Lynx
Posted on: June 24, 2022
Operating Room Nurses under general supervision, deliver care to
patients utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning,
intervention, implementation and evaluation, in accordance with
Nurses collaborate with other professional disciplines to ensure
effective patient care delivery and achievement of desired patient
outcomes. Nurses effectively interact with patients and their
significant others, while maintaining the standard of professional
nursing. Operating Room Nurses provide care and support to patients
before, during and after surgery. Operating Room Nurses also assist
the surgeon, anesthesia and team in their tasks to care for the
Operating Room Nurses provide direct and individualized nursing
care to patients based on the guidance of AORN. In addition to
general nursing care, responsibilities of Operating Room Nurses
include (but are not limited to):
Consult/coordinates with team members to assess and evaluate
patient care plans.
Conducts pre- and post-operative education for patient and family
Ensures that Time Out process is initiated along with correct site,
patient and procedure.
Prepares and administers all medications ordered, and documents
according to hospital policy. Reports adverse reactions to
medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding
the administration of medications by a licensed registered
Responds to codes based upon nursing scope and protocol.
Records all care information accurately and completely in the
appropriate format and on the appropriate forms.
Prepares Operating Room for patient/procedure.
Checks all equipment in surgical suite prior to patient
Monitors patients throughout the operating room phases.
Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on
On call requirement.
During the surgical procedure:
Circulating Nurse additional duties:
Assists in positioning, advocating for patient safety.
Accurate care and handling of specimens.
Enforces aseptic technique.
Checks and monitors all equipment used during surgery to confirm
Responsible for patient charting.
Appropriate count policy followed pre- and post-surgery
Rapid Response Crisis
First; call required
State License Details:
Must Be Currently Active
Minimum Years of Experience:
Minimum Guaranteed Hours:
Operating Room / Circulate
Vacation Coverage Required:
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