RN - OR - Santa Monica Surgery Center


The staff RN is a professional caregiver who assumes
responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated
time frame and provides care to these patients via the nursing process and
other input from healthcare team members. Under direct supervision of the
Unit Director and Administrative Nurse III, the primary responsibilities of
the clinical nurse include, but are not limited to, the proper care of
instrumentation and equipment, the direct nursing care of patients utilizing
the nursing process in the preoperative, intraoperative and post-operative
phases of care; development and application of leadership, management, and
communication concepts; teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of
professional standards.

BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required.
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.

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.