OR RN (Operating Room Registered Nurse)

  • Location

    Unknown

  • Sector:

    Registered Nurse (RN)

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Neha Sood

  • Contact email:

    Neha Sood

  • Contact phone:

    Neha Sood

  • Job ref:

    1067

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    13.0

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-18

  • Startdate:

    2019-07-19

  • Consultant:

    #

Are you an experienced Operationg Room (OR) RN who would love to get your foot in Stanford Health Care, California's fourth best hospital? Take that first step and ?apply at Power Personnel!

Shift

  • 10 hr shift
  • 4 shift (days) /wk
  • 2 hr Overtime/shift
  • 13 week contract

Pay Rate - 2 Options

1. Pay Rate: $62/hr

Weekly (40 hr)  
4 Days (40 hr)  $   2,728.00 
Weekly Rate (40 hr)  $   2,728.00 
Monthly (173.2 hr)  
Monthly Rate  $ 11,812.24 
Total Monthly   $ 11,812.24 
Total Contract   $ 35,464.00 

2. Pay Rate: $45/hr with Non-taxable Stipend & $1000 Travel Allowance

Weekly (40 hr)      
4 Days (40 hr) $1,980.00    
Stipend (40 hr) $800.00 <-- NON TAXABLE  
Weekly Rate (40 hr) $2,780.00    
Monthly (173.2 hr)       
Stipend Monthly  $   3,464.00  <-- NON TAXABLE  
Monthly Rate  $   8,573.40     
Total Monthly   $ 12,037.40     
Total Contract   $ 36,140.00  With Travel Allowance  $ 37,140.00 

Overview

We are looking for a competent Operating room nurse (or perioperative nurse) to assist surgeons during operations and keep the operating room sterile at all times.

They need to possess phenomenal efficiency and attention to detail with a strong knowledge of operation procedures and patient safety. Being compassionate and sensitive is a prerequisite for the profession. The ideal candidate goes one step further by being a critical thinker, fast to act in emergencies.

Responsibilities

  • Assess patients prior to surgery (e.g. NPO status) and alleviate their concerns
  • Gather all supplies needed for the operation
  • Assume responsibility of keeping the operating room sterilized
  • Position and prepare patient on operating table
  • Pass medical instruments or other objects to the surgeon during operation
  • Monitor patient’s vital signs to detect anomalies
  • Evaluate patient in postoperative phases
  • Adhere to safety standards and precautions
  • Assume duties within or out of the sterile field as assigned

Requirements

  • Needs to have flexible circulation hours if needed
  • Experience with handling over 50 patients a day
  • Set up- 21 Operating Rooms in addition to 12 Rooms in the Ambulatory Service Lines
  • Licensing: BLS, RN, CNOR- Preferred
  • Ability to handle variety of cases- Ortho, Neuro, General, Plastics, Urology
  • Level One Trauma Experience is preferred but not required
  • Proven experience as operating room nurse (circulating and scrub)
  • Excellent knowledge of aseptic and sterile techniques
  • Solid understanding of patient safety and precautions
  • In-depth knowledge of surgical operation procedures
  • Outstanding organizational ability
  • A great team player with excellent communication skills
  • Cool tempered with emotional and physical stamina
  • Diploma in nursing and a valid license