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Travel Nurse RN - OR - $2,411 per week in Amarillo, TX

Company: Alto HealthCare Staffing
Location: Amarillo
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Job Summary: As a Registered Nurse in the Operating Room at our healthcare team, you will play a vital role in ensuring the safety and well-being of surgical patients. You will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals to deliver high-quality preoperative care, manage surgical instruments and equipment, and maintain a sterile environment. Your expertise and attention to detail will be essential in facilitating successful surgical procedures. Job Details:

  • 13 week assignment
  • Weekly gross $2,412 Key Responsibilities:
    • Preoperative Assessment: Conduct thorough preoperative assessments to ensure patients are prepared for surgery, addressing any concerns or medical history issues.
    • Surgical Assistance: Assist surgeons during surgical procedures, including passing instruments, maintaining a sterile field, and providing necessary equipment and supplies.
    • Patient Advocacy: Advocate for patient safety and comfort throughout the surgical experience, addressing any concerns or changes in the patient's condition promptly.
    • Sterile Technique: Maintain a sterile environment in the operating room, including proper sterilization of instruments and adherence to infection control protocols.
    • Patient Education: Provide patients and their families with preoperative and postoperative education to ensure understanding and compliance with care plans.
    • Documentation: Accurately document all patient care activities, assessments, and interventions in accordance with facility policies and regulatory standards.
    • Team Collaboration: Collaborate closely with surgeons, anesthesia providers, surgical technologists, and other healthcare professionals to ensure the smooth flow of surgical procedures.
    • Emergency Response: Be prepared to respond to emergency situations during surgery, including code situations, while maintaining composure and following established protocols.
    • Equipment Maintenance: Ensure proper functioning and availability of surgical equipment and instruments, reporting any malfunctions or deficiencies promptly. Qualifications:
      • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in state of practice
      • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred
      • Certification in perioperative nursing (CNOR) preferred
      • Minimum of 5 years of experience in perioperative nursing or operating room setting
      • Strong understanding of surgical procedures and aseptic techniques
      • BLS and ACLS certification required
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
      • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
      • Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
      • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills Benefits:
        • Competitive salary and benefits package.
        • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
        • Access to ongoing training and development programs.
        • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
        • Meaningful work that makes a difference in patients' lives.

Keywords: Alto HealthCare Staffing, Amarillo , Travel Nurse RN - OR - $2,411 per week in Amarillo, TX, Healthcare , Amarillo, Texas

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