Location: Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center
Job Summary: We are seeking an Operating Room Registered Nurse to join our team on a PRN (as-needed) schedule. The Operating Room Registered Nurse will be responsible for providing nursing care to patients in the operating room and collaborating with surgeons and other healthcare team members to ensure a safe and successful surgical experience for our patients.
1 year of OR experience required
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Beautiful Beaches: Brunswick County has several beautiful beaches along the Atlantic Ocean, including Oak Island, Sunset Beach, and Holden Beach. These beaches are perfect for swimming, fishing, and sunbathing, and offer stunning views of the coastline.
Mild Climate: Brunswick County enjoys a mild climate with pleasant temperatures year-round, making it an ideal place to live for those who enjoy spending time outdoors. Summers are warm but not too hot, and winters are mild with little snow.
Rich History: Brunswick County has a rich history dating back to colonial times, and there are many historic landmarks and museums in the area that offer a glimpse into the region's past. Examples include the Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson State Historic Site and the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport.
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Assess patients prior to surgery and assist in creating a plan of care for the patient.
• Administer medications and anesthesia as prescribed by the surgeon and anesthesiologist.
• Monitor patient vital signs and provide necessary interventions to ensure patient safety. • Assist in positioning the patient for the surgery and prepare the surgical site.
• Assist the surgeon during the procedure by passing instruments and supplies.
• Monitor patient recovery and provide post-operative care.
•Document all patient care in electronic medical record.
• Collaborate with healthcare team members to ensure a safe and successful surgical experience for the patient.
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