Operating Room Nurse (RN)

The Execu|Search Group
Aug 13, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A medical center in Westchester County is currently seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising position with their growing Operating Room staff. In this role, the Operating Room Nurse (RN) will be responsible for delivering professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures, including open, minimally invasive, interventional, and robotic surgery. Local and Travel Nurses (RNs) are encourage to apply! Company Description Medical Center Job Description The Operating Room Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Performing scrub functions, including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure * Performing circulating functions, including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure * Directly assisting the Operating Physician with surgical tasks, including hemostasis, suturing and wound exposure as well as patient positioning * Preparing operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use Required Skills * 1+ year of previous experience in an Operating Room setting * Associate's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Solid documentation and assessment skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively Desired Skills * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing