CareerStaff Unlimited Registered Nurse - RN - Operating Room (OR) in Providence, Rhode Island

ReadyNurse Staffing Services is hiring qualified Registered Nurses (RN) to work an Operating Room in Providence, RI!

Looking for candidates with GYN/General surgical experience. 12 hr days - 7a - 7P weekdays

Orientation is 5 days total.

Under supervision, performs specialized professional nursing duties in assisting surgeons in the operating room; acts as scrub or sterile nurse; sets up operating room according to type of operation; assists surgeon during operative procedures; transfers patient from operating room to recovery room; and performs related duties as required.

Requires responsibility for:

following and carrying out established hospital and operating room procedures; achieving some economies and/or preventing losses, through the proper handling and use of instruments, supplies and equipment; making regular contacts with surgeons, physicians, nurses and subordinate personnel in carrying out specialized duties. Nature of work requires: sustained physical effort, including considerable standing and walking; considerable adeptness in the use of fingers and hands when assisting surgeon; exposure to some accident and injury hazards with intermittent exposure to several disagreeable elements inherent in operating room procedures.

 

  1. Uses established techniques in preparing for and assisting with surgical procedures; provides and sets up necessary instruments, supplies and equipment for different types of operations, according to established routines and instructions of the surgeon.

  2. As scrub or sterile nurse, sets up operating room with instruments as specifically required for type of operation to be performed; arranges instruments and other articles in specified order on portable table immediately accessible to, the surgeon; anticipates surgeon’s needs for instruments, sponges, sutures, suction tubes and other items and hands them to surgeon in most expeditious manner; maintains aseptic field.

  3. Observes patient during surgical procedure to detect possible complications and/or breaks in sterile technique; furnishes emergency equipment and supplies to prevent fatality.

  4. Manages contaminated instruments and supplies during operation procedures to prevent spread of infection. etc

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