Operating Room Nurse job description template

This Operating Room Nurse job description template includes the list of most important Operating Room Nurse's duties and responsibilities. It is customizable and ready to post to job boards. Use it to save time, attract qualified candidates and hire best employees.

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Operating Room Nurse job description

Operating Room Nurse job profile

Operating Room Nurse is a healthcare professional responsible for the safe, effective, and efficient care of the patient in the operating room.

In order to attract Operating Room Nurse that best matches your needs, it is very important to write a clear and precise Operating Room Nurse job description.

Operating Room Nurse job desrciption

Are you a qualified Operating Room Nurse looking for an opportunity to advance your career, skills and care of your patient?

If you are a compassionate individual with friendly personality always ready to go an extra mile to ensure your patients' comfort and well being, we have the perfect job for you!

We are looking for a Operating Room Nurse to join our dynamic dream team of healthcare professional in order to provide the highest quality care making critical decisions and leading on clinical issues within a person-centered care model.

Operating Room Nurse duties and responsibilities

  • Assess patients condition before surgery 
  • Ensure that the Operating Room is prepared with all necessary supplies, implants, instrumentation, and equipment
  • Keep the operating room sterilized
  • Position the patient on operating table
  • Pass medical instruments to the surgeons during operation
  • Monitor patient’s vital signs
  • Evaluate postoperative  patients 
  • Reviews charts for completeness, in accordance with documentation protocols prior to and after the surgical procedure
  • Adhere to all relevant health and safety standards 
  • Communicate with patients, teammates, and physicians to ensure continuity of care

Operating Room Nurse requirements and qualifications

  • Previous working experience as an Operating Room Nurse for (x) year(s)
  • BS or diploma in nursing
  • In-depth knowledge of surgical operation procedures
  • Outstanding patient management skills
  • Compassionate and friendly personality
  • Critical thinker and problem solver
  • Team player
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills

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