Operating Room Registered Nurse
Job Title: Registered Nurse - Operating Room
Location: La Junta, CO 81050
Shift: 5x8-Hour (06:45 - 15:15)
Start Date: ASAP
Job Duration: 13-Week Renewable Contract
We are currently seeking experienced and compassionate Registered Nurses to join our Operating Room team. As an Operating Room Nurse, you will play a crucial role in providing exceptional patient care during surgical procedures.
- Provide direct patient care before, during, and after surgical procedures.
- Collaborate with the surgical team to ensure a safe and sterile environment in the operating room.
- Assist in surgical procedures by passing instruments and supplies to the surgeon.
- Monitor patients' vital signs and ensure their comfort and safety throughout the surgical process.
- Administer medications and anesthesia as directed by the physician.
- Assess and document patients' conditions and progress during surgical procedures.
- Adhere to infection control protocols and maintain a clean and sterile surgical environment.
- Communicate effectively with the surgical team, patients, and their families to provide comprehensive care.
- Float within the hospital to assist in other units or departments as needed.
- Valid RN license in the state of Colorado.
- Minimum of 1 year of experience in an operating room setting.
- First-time travelers are welcomed and encouraged to apply.
- COVID-19 vaccination is mandatory, or an exemption form must be on file.
- Ability to float within the hospital to different units or departments.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- BCLS certification.
Join our dynamic team and contribute to the delivery of safe and effective patient care in our Operating Room. You will have the opportunity to work with a diverse surgical team and make a positive impact on the lives of our patients.