Charge Registered Nurse- ER

Charge Registered Nurse – Operating Room and Surgical Services

As a talented and dedicated Operating Room Charge Nurse, Surgical Services Charge Nurse, your career is very valuable to people and with your special Operating Room (OR) and Surgical Services nursing skill set, you can make a difference. We are seeking Operating Room Charge Nurses (OR), Surgical Services nurses for acute care hospitals nationwide.

Responsibilities of the Charge RN - Registered Nurse - Operating Room and Surgical Services

  • Assist physicians and medical staff in caring for surgical patients
  • Provide pre- and post-surgery care and education to the patient.
  • Work within the operating suite but outside of the sterile field
  • Handle and prepare operating instruments and equipment within the sterile field.
  • Surgery responsibilities may include preparing instruments for specific surgical procedures, monitoring and observing the patient during surgery, and responding to potential complications alongside the physician
  • Handle any special need in the Surgical Services, Operating Room and Perioperative Services area
  • Works collaboratively with healthcare professionals for quality patient care

Education

  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
  • Current and Valid RN license
  • Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) required
  • BSN strongly preferred

Certifications

  • BLS Required

Experience

  • 2 years of current experience working in an acute care hospital
  • 1 year of current experience working in Operating Room
  • Ability to administer all proper clinical care of the patient
  • Ability to maintain accurate medical record transcriptions
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Problem-solving skill set
  • Works collaboratively with healthcare professionals for quality patient care
State
TX

City
San Antonio

Position Id
2970
Date Posted
4/06/2019

Job Type
Permanent