- Department: Surgery Center at Drum Hill
- Benefitted Part-time 32 hours days
- Day shift
- Mass RN license required
POSITION SUMMARY: The Operating Room Staff RN under the supervision of the Clinical Manager
and Director of Surgical Services performs in a designated area according to the policies,
procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and hospital. Works cooperatively
within department and other services to create a system of quality health care.
POSITION RESPONSIBLITIES: Operating Room Staff RN provides professional nursing care to
patients undergoing surgery. Maintaining optimum standards of nursing care and practice
through preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative assessment, planning, implementation
and evaluation of patient care. Prepares and maintains Operating Room for surgical procedures.
Assembles the type and quantity of material and special equipment needed for daily procedures
and possible emergencies. Circulates for all surgical procedures. Responds to surgical
emergencies. Consults with the operating surgeon and establishes priorities of care for each
patient entering the operating suite. Maintains concise and completed records and reports.