Reports to: Administrative Nurse IV Working Title: Clinical Nurse II Cost Center: Ambulatory Surgery (7031) Bargaining Unit: NX FLSA: Nonexempt Job Code: 9139 Date Created:03/21/2018
Position Summary: The Operating Room Nurse uses the nursing process, to design, coordinate, and deliver patient care that meets the identified needs of patients having operative procedures. May act as scrub or circulating nurse in various procedures. Acts as a role model to nursing students, and new nurses to the unit. Functions as a Pt. Care Coordinator as requested. The identification of essential functions below is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties that may be assigned to this position, nor does it restrict the duties which may be assigned if such duties reasonably relate to the position.
Salary Range: Rate Minimum $43.46 Midpoint $51.56 Maximum $59.66
Ability to scrub and circulate in most surgical specialties
Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays
All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Basic Life Support
Demonstrated knowledge of aseptic technique, surgical instrumentation and equipment, and practice of infection control techniques, body mechanics and age related acuity levels
MUST HAVE A miinimum of six months recent nursing experience working in an acute-care perioperative environment
Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families
Demonstrated experience working in a Level I Trauma Center
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands: To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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