Chapman Medical Center RN Surgery, Per Diem Days (8 hr) in Anaheim, California

RN Surgery, Per Diem Days (8 hr)

Job Title:RN Surgery, Per Diem Days (8 hr)

Job Type:Per Diem

Location:Anaheim, CA

Department:Surgery

Shift:Day

Job Description:The Operating Room Nurse is a registered nurse who uses specialized knowledge and skills in the care of patients and families undergoing operative and invasive procedures. The OR RN uses the nursing process to assess, plan, diagnose, and evaluate patient care while providing circulating and/or scrub professional nursing services. The OR RN is responsible for providing a safe, efficient, and caring environment, one in which the surgical team can function and in which the outcome for the patient is as positive as possible. Manages and oversees equipment, instrumentation and supplies of the specialty service.

Provides staff education and development in specialty service. Serves as the clinical expert in assigned surgical specialty. Provides circulating and/or scrub nurse services in the operating room during surgical procedures and assists surgical team s needed in any other capacity, according to established procedures. This position may provide direct patient care to pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. Employees in this position must be able to successfully complete the appropriate age specific competencies for this position.

Qualifications: 1 year experience in acute care OR required. BLS, CA RN.