Under the general supervision of the Clinical Director, Perioperative Services and the direct supervision of the OR Charge Nurse, the Registered Nurse in the Operating Room is responsible for the provision of safe and effective care of the perioperative patient to include the immediate pre-operative period, during operative procedures, and immediately following surgery until transport to the Post Anesthesia Care Unit. The Registered Nurse assigned to the Operating Room may also provide direct patient care for patients admitted to the Post Anesthesia Care Unit.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
- Graduate of Accredited Nursing School
- Current RN Licensure in Texas
- Previous clinical nursing experience in Perioperative Services environment desired.
- Current CPR and ACLS.
Steward Health Care complies with applicable Federal and State civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. Steward Health Care does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.