Required Education, Licenses/Certifications, and Experience: Current California R.N. License required. BLS, ACLS and PALS required within three (3) months of hire or transfer. One (1) year recent Operating Room experience preferred.
Position Responsibilities: The staff nurse in the Operating Room functions independently in performing the nursing process through assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation of safe therapeutic care for all patient’s overt and covert needs and/or complications of treatment on his/her shift. The staff nurse manages and coordinates the clinical activities on their patient assignment and may be assigned to coordinate the unit activities during his/her shift.