Operating room nurses, also known as perioperative nurses, are
registered nurses that serve as a support system for surgical patients. OR nursing jobs can be found in hospitals, clinics,
day-surgery units, and physician’s offices. In hospitals they can
work directly with the patient before, during, or after surgery.
NurseJobz.com is helping to fill operating room nurse jobs across
the country by connecting OR nurses with employers.
several types of operating room nursing jobs. Scrub nurses hold
responsibilities such as passing the medical instruments during
surgery. There are also circulating nurse positions that involve
observing all the OR operations making sure that all procedures of
the operation are running smoothly by the surgical team. Other tasks
of the operating room nursing position include preparing the room
for surgery by auditing the equipment needed and filling out the
patients records including the consent forms. With proper education
an OR nurse can hold the position of a RN first assistant. This is a
more autonomous role for operating room nurse jobs as they perform
functions that are similar to a secondary physician. In the
operating room they help by suturing and controlling the bleeding
during surgery. They also help advise the patients of their
conditions pre-and post-surgery while helping them by changing their
dressings when necessary.
NurseJobz has Operating Room jobs
listed nationwide from the top hospitals, travel nursing
companies and staffing companies nationwide.