Job Description & Requirements
Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse
Combining cutting-edge technology with a focus on prevention, this Los Angeles Medical Center puts you and your health at the heart of everything we do. With more than 550 board-certified physicians and thousands of additional health care professionals, our health care team is well equipped to help you get healthy, stay healthy, and thrive. In 2012, our hospital received an "A" Hospital Safety Score from The Leapfrog Group.
5 West or 8 East Tower,Total # of beds in the unit: 20. Average daily census is: 20. Nurse to patient ratios 2:1 for all shifts. No Ancillary Staff. Patients range in age from Pediatrics to Geriatrics. Staff works in 8 hour shifts. Unit patient population: All cases except no Spine, no Open Heart, and no Neuro. Must have great critical thinking skills. Ethical Issues Procedures: D&C, fetal demise, Mis AB, Laminara procedure. Meds and drips administered: Laprosopic, Ortho, Vascular, General, GYN, Urology, Registry RN’s usually are not used for pediatric ENT or specialty cases. Scrubs are light blue and RN provides their own scrubs.