Operating Room Registered Nurse
Job Title: Registered Nurse - Operating Room
Location: Southbridge, MA 01550
Shift: 4x10-Hour (06:45 - 17:15)
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 13-week renewable contract
We are currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse specializing in Operating Room (OR) nursing to join our dedicated team. As an OR Nurse, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safety and well-being of patients undergoing surgical procedures. If you have at least one year of experience in the OR specialty and are committed to delivering exceptional patient care, we encourage you to apply.
- Collaborate with the surgical team to prepare the operating room and ensure all necessary equipment and supplies are available.
- Perform pre-operative assessments and ensure patient readiness for surgery.
- Assist the surgical team during procedures, providing sterile supplies and instruments as needed.
- Monitor patients throughout surgery, assessing vital signs and responding to any changes in condition.
- Administer medications and anesthesia under the direction of the anesthesiologist or surgeon.
- Maintain accurate and detailed documentation of all surgical activities, including instrument counts and medication administration.
- Provide post-operative care, monitoring patients for complications and facilitating their recovery process.
- Collaborate with other healthcare professionals to develop and implement individualized care plans.
- Ensure compliance with infection control protocols and maintain a sterile surgical environment.
- Adhere to professional standards, hospital policies, and regulatory requirements.
- Valid Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of Massachusetts.
- Minimum of one year of experience in operating room nursing.
- Excellent critical thinking and decision-making skills.
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.
- CPR certification required; ACLS certification preferred.
- COVID-19 vaccination in compliance with facility guidelines.
If you are a dedicated and experienced Registered Nurse with a passion for operating room nursing, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. We appreciate your interest in joining our team, and qualified candidates will be contacted for further consideration.