Minimum of 1 year hospital experience as an RN, graduate of accredited RN program with IA RN license in good standing. Previous preoperative experience preferred. Effective communication skills, flexibility, strong organization skills and attention to detail are a must. Must have BLS, ACLS, and PALS certification within 1 years of hire.
Provides direct patient care to patients of all ages, pediatric through geriatric populations. Address the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care related to the surgical
environment. Communicates with the surgeon and anesthesia provider as needed about the patient’s condition. Assists with the maintenance of surgical equipment and inventory. Participates in performance improvement activities. Assess operating room for equipment functioning and readiness, obtains supplies for individual cases and ensures appropriate needs of surgical operating team are met. Monitors, positions and assists during patient procedures.