Registered Nurse - OR, Outpatient Surgery Center
Johns Hopkins employs more than 20,000 people annually across our health system. Upon joining Johns Hopkins, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join an employer that is a leader and innovator in the healthcare field. The Registered Nurse / RN - Operating Room will be working in Suburban Hospitals Outpatient Surgery Center. Circulates and scrubs for surgical procedures as assigned. Greets patients in pre-op, reviews chart for completeness prior to taking patient to the OR. Confirms surgical site with patient and surgeon. Maintains sterile environment during the surgical procedure. Conducts and documents sponge/sharps and instrument counts as required during the surgical procedure in conjunction with the OR technician. Completes intraoperative documentation of the procedure. Acts as patient advocate during their stay in the operating room. Assists with room turnover, including disposal of trash and linen, cleaning of OR table and floor, assembly and opening of sterile supplies. HOURS: Full Time, 40 hours per week Tues. - Fri., working Four 10hr shifts No weekends, No on-call, and No holidays EXPERIENCE/REQUIREMENTS: Two years of operating room nursing experience preferred Experience in a freestanding ambulatory surgery center environment is preferred. Certifications and Licensure: Current RN license in the state of Maryland CPR Certification required CNOR preferred Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. .