Registered Nurse, Charge, Operating Room
Company: Sutter Health
Posted on: May 28, 2023
MMC-Memorial Medical Center
Sign On Bonus Potential, up to $20,000 based on unit experience
The position has the responsibility for overseeing and facilitating staff in accordance with policies, procedures, industry standards of practice, the Joint Commission (TJC) standards, and per direction of the management team. This individual assists in coordinating scrub and circulator roles and assists staff as needed. Oversees the flow of the daily surgery schedule, problem solving during daily operation of the department, and managing projects as assigned by the department management team. Maintains current Physician Block Time, optimally schedules daily surgeries and procedures, and collaborates with the physicians. Coordinates scheduling of resident/fellow surgeries with appropriate physicians. Works collaboratively with materials management ensuring items and equipment are ready and available for surgery. Review daily surgical schedules and adjusts as necessary to ensure most efficient resources including physicians, nurses, OR time and rooms. The position within the scope of licensure, implements the nursing process to include the following: assess patient and family needs; develop a plan of care based on assessment; coordinate or perform implementation of the plan of care; and review and evaluate the effectiveness. The position also ensures the physiological, psychosocial, safety, learning, rehabilitative, spiritual, cultural and self care needs of patients and their families are met. Reviews with patients all surgery instructions and necessary forms for completion. Maintains surgical services audits. Performs as employee health record (EHR) super user/ downtime specialist. Acts as departmental liaison and facilitates staff member computer/password needs. Coordinates internal and external training sessions. Provides back-up coverage for staffing needs.
The salary range for this role may vary above or below the posted range as determined by location. This range has not been adjusted for any specific geographic differential applicable by area where the position may be filled. Compensation takes into account several factors including but not limited to a candidate's experience, education, skills, licensure and certifications, department equity, training and organizational needs. Base pay is just one piece of the total rewards program offered by Sutter Health. Eligible roles also qualify for a comprehensive benefits package.
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This position may regularly work, store, prepare, receive, unpack, transport, dispose of, or administer drug(s) identified as hazardous, or potentially hazardous, by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for purposes of USP 800.
Sutter Health is an equal opportunity employer EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans.
Schedule/Shift: Regular/ Nights
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