Job Title: Registered Nurse-Operating Room
Date Posted: 09-17-2007
Job Location: California-San Diego
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level: Associate Degree
Work Experience: 2+ to 5 Years
Job Shift: First Shift
Yearly Salary:DOE (Depend on Experience)
Company Name: Alvarado Hospital Medical Cent
Company Website:
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Job Description:
Alvarado Hospital Medical Center is a multi-facility campus offering acute care, physical
rehabilitation and a variety of specialty services. The medical center and its San Diego
Rehabilitation Institute, is located in the heart of San Diego, California, within minutes of
the Pacific Ocean and its beautiful beaches, the desert, mountains and the historic downtown
Gas Lamp district. We are also close enough to nearby Los Angeles to take advantage of the
numerous cultural activities and theme parks offered in the area. 

As a member of the Tenet Health System, a national leader in the healthcare industry, our
mission is to serve the needs of the community and to provide quality healthcare through
advanced technology in a compassionate, friendly and healing environment.

We have exceptional salary and benefit programs that set us apart in the community. So if
you’re looking for a positive team atmosphere, an excellent management, and the opportunity
to further your career through continuing education and training look no further than Alvarado
Hospital Medical Center/San Diego Rehabilitation Institute. Our goal is to have the most
professional healthcare professionals on staff and to become the employer of choice in San
Diego. Come join us! All you need to do is bring yourself.

Job Description:
Come join the team at Alvarado Hospital Medical Center's Main operating Room. Become a part of
a quality surgical team and be exposed to cutting edge surgeries in a variety of specialty
areas. Perioperative Services (Operating Room) consists of 8 operating room suites. Elective
surgery is scheduled during the hours of 07:15-23:00, Monday through Friday and 07:15-15:00 on
Saturday. Emergency or urgent surgeries are performed on a "first come, first serve' basis
during the elective schedule, and can bump the elective schedule when deemed necessary. The OR
staff, supported by the Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Department of Anesthesia, and Sterile
Processing Department provides perioperative nursing care to patients ranging from infants to
geriatrics in the following specialties: Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Gynecologic
Surgery, Otolaryngology Surgery, Ophthalmic Surgery, oral Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery,
Neurologic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Podiatric Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Urologic Surgery,
and Vascular Surgery. Under direction of the Director of Surgical Services, Nurse assumes
responsibility for care of the assigned patient undergoing a surgical procedure during normal
and on-call hours Assumes responsibility for the complete care of the assigned patients during
assigned shifts; Emphasis will be toward assessment planning, implementation, evaluation and
documentation of care.

Job Field: Nursing

Current California Registered Nurse License CNOR preferred Current BLS Certification Prefer a
minimum of 2 years experience in Operating Room 

Location: San diego, CA 92101
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