HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse Operating Room in Conroe, Texas

AtConroe Regional Medcial Centerthe Operating Room Registered Nurse is rsponsibile for:

· Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for assigned patients.

· Responsible for meeting the Standards of Practice for Operating Room Area and managing all assigned personnel, supplies, and equipment.

· Participates in activities to plan, measure, assess, and improve the quality of patient care.

· Circulates or scrubs for a variety of surgical specialty cases.

· Administers medications as ordered by the physician.

· Collaborates with physicians, nurses, and other clinical disciplines in making decisions regarding each patient's care needs.

· Works with professional and nonprofessional employees of the hospital, with physicians, patients and their families.

· Works closely with nursing students and instructors.

· Actively participated in departmental and house wide performance improvement activities.

· Participates in Core Measures initiative and assists in data collection as directed by Management.

· Current Texas licensure with State Board of Nurse Examiners

· One (1) year experience scrubbing/circulating OR Cases

· For CVOR – Two (2) years general OR experience

· If GN – accepted into the Internship Program as offered.

· Current CPR certification required.

· Current ACLS/PALS/CNOR certification preferred.

· General Staff OR RN: Demonstrated current clinical competence as outlined in the appropriate orientation checklist.

· CVOR RN: Complete General Staff OR orientation/competencies in addition to CVOR competencies/CVOR orientation

· Medication Test score of 8O% or better.

· Maintains current clinical competence.

· Annual Skills Checklist (Skills Competency)

· Demonstrated knowledge of surgical aseptic technique.

· Maintains knowledge of all patient care equipment

· Knowledge of AORN Standards and Recommended Practice

Title: Registered Nurse Operating Room

Location: Texas-Conroe-Conroe Regional Medical Center - Conroe

Requisition ID: 06437-68996