Landmark Hospital of Southwest Florida has an exciting opportunity for an OR Circulator - Registered Nurse to join our dedicated and professional team. Landmark Hospitals are committed to providing the highest level of customer service and quality of care to those we serve.
Shift: Full Time - days
Monitors the procedures in operating rooms during operations and other surgical procedures
Assists by acting as an intermediary between the operating room staff and the rest of the hospital
Prepares the patient for the procedure and handles the preparation for the operating room
Assesses the patient's condition before and during a surgical procedure to ensure the best outcome
Works with a physician to develop the care plan for the patient during the surgery
Continues to evaluate the patient's condition during the procedure and makes changes to the care plan as necessary
Ensures that the sterile field is sterile and not compromised during the procedure. Keeps the surgical area clean and organized for the scrub nurse and the physician; removes instruments and sponges as they are used during the procedure.
May assist with supervising surgical technicians, and to transport any specimens that require diagnostic testing to the laboratory
Assesses the patient's needs related to physiologic changes, including thorough and accurate documentation as needed to support safe, quality patient care
Provides appropriate patient care and seeks assistance as appropriate and evaluates effectiveness of care given
Establishes a compassionate healing environment by providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support to patients, friends and families
Utilizes knowledge of wound management in planning and providing patient care
Effectively collaborates with other health team members in planning and providing care
Performs various patient tests and administers medications within scope of practice
Assists the Care Coordinator with providing education and discharge instructions to the patients and families
Maintains nursing supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory levels; anticipates needed supplies and places orders
Current RN licensure in good standing with the State of Florida
BLS, ACLS certifications
BSN and CNOR preferred
Minimum of two years' experience as a Circulator in a hospital setting
Familiar with AORN standards and practices
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Superior analytical and critical thinking skills
Team, detail and goal oriented
Positive, professional and empathetic demeanor
Must have a strong attention to detail and physical stamina to handle long, arduous work hours
About us: Landmark Hospitals is a privately owned, seven hospital system with locations in Georgia, Missouri, Utah and Florida. Landmark Hospitals are licensed as acute care hospitals and certified as long-term acute care hospitals in order to specialize in providing transitional care for medically complex patients. Each of our hospitals is recognized as the regional Transitional Care Hospital of choice in their respective markets. What makes Landmark Hospitals especially unique is that the company is owned by a surgeon, so the focus on people, quality, safety, and clinical outcomes resonates throughout the company.
We are committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.