Job Posting:

Operating Room RN

  • Location: Jacksonville, Florida
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #988

Operating Room Registered Nurse

We are seeking a qualified Operating Room Registered Nurse for an immediate opening in Jacksonville, FL! A registered professional nurse administers therapeutic independent nursing care. He/she coordinates the activities in the operating room to ensure safe quality patient care; directs and controls equipment and supplies; participates in staff development and educational programs; completes records and reports; appraises and assists in revising nursing service surgical procedures and standards; assists in research projects. He/she performs the duties of the circulating or scrub nurse. His/her duties involve supervision of the non-professional coworkers or new personnel. His/her judgment is based upon and regulated by his/her professional training and the established policies and procedures of the Center.

We offer the following compensation:

  • $28-$32 an hour (based on experience) + Bonus!!
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • LTC/STD
  • CME allowance and time off
  • 7 paid holidays
  • 2 weeks of PTO
  • Much, Much more!!!

Work Schedule:

  • 5 days a week

Operating Room Registered Nurse

Responsibilities:

  • Always introduces self to patient.
  • Identifies patient by checking ID band and by verbal validation.
  • Verbally validates procedure with patient and checks surgical consent for accuracy.
  • Verbally validates that patient has been seen by the anesthesiologist.
  • Uses patient assessment data to record pertinent information accurately and completely.
  • Reviews patient chart and patient pre-operative assessment form. Verifies that surgeons and anesthesiologists orders have been carried out with the results on the chart. Notifies physician of abnormal results.
  • Verbally validates that patient has been identified by surgeon. Checks for necessary lab tests, i.e., preg., hgb., etc. Checks for completed history – physical.
  • Collects sterile supplies, equipment, and medications for the intra-operative phase of patient care.
  • Verifies sterility of sterile items before placing on sterile field.

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Current licensure with the State Board of Nursing and a current BLS and ACLS certification.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with physicians and staff both verbally and in writing.
  • Works well with patients, physicians and staff
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a possibly stressful environment.
  • Ability to handle patient issues in a tact, professional way
  • Required to be able to withstand long and strenuous periods of work which include extensive walking and standing and varied body motions.
  • Physical work not to exceed fifty (50) pounds without assistance

Operating Room Registered Nurse

If you are interested you can apply at: https://acuity.healthcare/apply-today/