Oct 15, 2021

RN - Operating Room - Westwood

  • UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Full Time General Nursing Operating Room

Job Description

Responsibilities

Make a significant impact with a world-class health system. Contribute to award-winning, Magnet™-designated patient care. Experience unequaled professional rewards. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health.

 

As an operating room nurse, you will serve as a scrub and circulating nurse while providing direct patient care using the nursing process and evidence-based practice. You will collaborate with a multi-disciplinary professional team as you contribute to cutting edge and innovative surgical procedures. Our mission involves you supporting research and education to staff and students. This role has a varied schedule that includes call assignments on nights, weekends, and holidays.

Qualifications

We’re seeking a highly-skilled, self-motivated nursing professional with:

  • BSN/MSN and current California RN license

  • A minimum of two years of experience circulating and scrubbing in an operating room environment

  • Ability to perform comprehensive patient assessments and develop/deliver appropriate interventions, involving patients, family and staff

  • Exceptional communication, prioritization, organization and designating skills

  • Thorough understanding of medical/surgical terminology

  • Knowledge of EHR charting

  • BLS certification

  • ACLS and PALS recommended

 

UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles, as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.