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Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR)
Ref No.: 18-13235
Location: Columbus, Indiana
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 09/24/2018

Job Description:

  • Required Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR)

Summary:
  • A surgical technologist serves as a member of the Surgical Services team, working under the direction of the registered nurse and in cooperation with surgeons, anesthesiologists, and other ancillary personnel in delivering patient care assuming appropriate responsibilities pre-operatively, intra-operatively and post-operatively
  • Key customers of this position includes: patients, surgeons, anesthesiologists, Operating Room staff, and other Surgical Services staff

Experience:
  • A minimum of two years experience
Essential duties and responsibilities:
  • Assumes the scrub and circulating role under the supervision of the RN Circulator in the OR suite
  • Verifies that necessary instruments, supplies and equipment are present and operational prior to the beginning of a procedure
  • Possesses expert knowledge of and maintains the highest possible standard of aseptic technique
  • Monitors the sterile field observing the aseptic technique of team members to identify deviations from standard
  • Organizes sterile field in such a manner that items can be readily and safely accessed, facilitating timely and safe execution of duties
  • Demonstrates knowledge of step-by-step progress of specific surgical procedures
  • Maintains work environment in a manner conducive to safe, efficient transfer to relief personnel
  • Maintains awareness of location of all items including instruments, sponges, and needles during procedure, and completes counts according to protocol under the direction of the RN Circulator
  • Verifies with RN medications received on sterile field and labels appropriately
  • Communicates quantities given to ensure accuracy of clinical documentation
  • Anticipates and meets needs of the surgical team
  • Collaborates with RN Clinical Coordinator and Technologist Lead to update surgeon's resource map regarding set-up, suture, and special technique as needed
  • Assists RN with circulating responsibilities as delegated according to protocol
  • Monitors and cares for surgical specimens according to Physician's orders and established hospital procedure
  • Supports and contributes to the organization, cleanliness, and safety of the department
  • Utilizes time between procedure assignments in a productive manner, proactively assisting with execution of other cases and/or departmental maintenance activities
  • Prioritizes job duties appropriately, seeking guidance for the RN Circulator, Team Leadership, or Charge Nurses when indicated
  • Functions in a professional manner in all aspects of surgical care during both routine and special duties and procedures
  • Demonstrates initiative in expanding knowledge of new surgical procedures and subjects relating to the operating room and to the surgical patient
  • Acts as a resource person in areas of expertise, using prescribed materials and techniques to train others as assigned
  • Collaborates with the RN Clinical Coordinator(s) and Technologist Lead(s) to determine key competencies and proactively seeks opportunities to develop or maintain

Qualification:
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily
  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required

Education:
  • Completion of an accredited OR Technologist program
  • State license status must be currently active
Certification:
  • BLS - AHA

Shift:
  • Day


COMPANY OVERVIEW

Cynet Health is a Joint Commission Certified and an award winning Healthcare Staffing & Recruiting firm. Cynet Health works with hospitals, health & wellness centers, pharmacy, and medical facilities in all 50 states across the United States. With 100+ recruiting and support staff, we make sure we take good care of our people. More details on our website at www.cynethealth.com

Benefits:
  • Competitive Salary - Maximum Net pay
  • Free Housing Or Tax Free Housing Stipend
  • Travel Stipend
  • Wallet money (misc. expenses)
  • Amazon Gift Card - Contract Completion Gift
  • Referral Bonus
  • Hike in pay with contract extension
  • Weekly Payroll
  • Free Immunizations
  • Reimbursement for license/certifications
  • First Day Insurance: Medical, Dental and Vision
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