Position : Operating Room Nurse
Licensed in the state of Ohio as a Registered Nurse.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (NLN, ACEN, or CCNE) if they are a new graduate nurse.
Bachelor of Science in nursing.
A nurse who is returning to the acute care setting after five or more years may be required to provide evidence of successful completion of a refresher course.
ACLS, NRP, PALS as determined by unit scope of practice.
Providing surgical patients with perioperative care in recovery, procedure, and operating rooms.
Stocking operating rooms with sterile surgical equipment, linens, and supplies.
Developing and implementing nursing care plans for surgical patients.
Preparing patients for surgery by cleaning and disinfecting areas to be operated on.
Assisting surgeons during surgical procedures.
Applying sterile techniques in handling medical instruments and equipment pre-, during, and post-surgery.
Collaborating with surgical teams and other medical professionals on patient medication and post-surgery care.
Updating patient files and medical records.
Assisting with the ordering, maintenance, and safe storage of surgical equipment and supplies.
Providing patients with post-surgery care instructions and answering questions.