RN - Surgery Center - Santa Monica

Incumbent will assume responsibility and accountability for Surgery Center surgical patients. Provides care to these patients via the nursing process, the development and application of leadership, teaching of patients and staff. Maintains professional standards, and communicates with other health care team members. The Clinical nurse II has basic knowledge of all surgical specialties and can function independently as a circulating nurse and/or scrub nurse in the operating room.
  • BSN or MSN degree required.
  • Current and valid California RN license required.
  • BLS from AHA or ARC.
  • Recent circulating and scrub experience as a Registered Nurse in an operating room in an acute care facility.
  • Ability to use and apply effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Ability to use age appropriate principles to surgical patients.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • 1 year or greater of OR experience strongly preferred.

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