Job Description & Requirements
Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)
In 2015, US News and World Report has ranked this 464 bed facility in the heart of Los Angeles as the #10 top ranking medical center! In 2013 was Voted America's Best Hospital for Patient Experience in 2012 by Women's Choice Awards! Even when we rank at the top of the industry we continue to make dramatic gains in a broad range of areas from treatment of hypertension and asthma to breast cancer screening - often reaching the top ten percent of all health care providers nationally. As one of the nations "Top Hospitals" with an "A" grade for Patient Safety, our dedicated physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals provide care to more than 25,000 patients admitted to our hospital and an additional 750,000 patients through our outpatient clinics.
Total # of beds in the unit: 15. Nurse to patient ratios 1 CST and 1 RN per patient. No Ancillary Staff. Patients range in age from Neonates to Geriatrics. Staff works in 8 hour shifts. Unit patient population: Ophthalmology, Head & Neck, Podiatry, Gyn & General Surgery, etc. Special Unit Procedures that could cause ethical issues: D&E, Blood products/transfusions. Documentation System: Peri-Op Record via Health Connect OP Time. Supplemental Staff required to float when necessary. Scrubs can be any color, RN provides their own scrubs