RN, Per Diem - Operating Room, Westwood

Responsibilities

Make a significant impact with a world-class health system. Contribute to award-winning, Magnet™-designated patient care. Experience unequaled professional rewards. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health.
Under minimal supervision, function primarily as a scrub and/or circulating nurse within the Main Operating Room. Administrative and teaching responsibilities to be performed as necessary, including inventory, instrument set-ups and chart reviews. Implement appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis, relevant to an operating room arena. Function as a member of a team. Inherent duties include, but are not limited to, the proper care of instrumentation and equipment, utilization of all safety measures and the accurate completion of all documentation
Qualifications
  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN, required.
  • Current and valid California RN license required.
  • Current BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required.
  • Clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty, OR.
  • Writing skills to accurately document the operative procedure with all interventions; i.e., drug and supply dispensing, equipment measurements and team member presence.
  • Skills in setting priorities, organizing workload effectively and integrating multiple assignments with multilevel personnel.
  • Skill in speaking the English language with excellent medical/surgical terminology.
  • Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of: attendance, dress code and varied work schedule.
  • Circulate and scrub experience in an OR required. Cardiac OR experience desired.
  • Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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