• The operating room RN is responsible for the care and safety of the patient in the operating room. The operating room RN oversees the running of the OR in accordance with established federal, state, and accreditation standards. The operating room RN ensures that all necessary equipment and instrumentation is available, and organizes case carts for upcoming procedures. The OR RN ensures that all members of the perioperative team adhere to the Universal Protocol policy. Other duties include cleaning, decontamination and sterilization of instruments and operating room disinfection and cleaning.
I. Education: Associates Degree required, BSN preferred
II. Experience (Type & Length): 1 – 5 years preferred
III. Certification/Licensure: RN, ACLS, BLS
IV. Software/Hardware: Meditech,Provation,Athena
Important COVID message
Please note, Saint Annes Hospital is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.