US Nursing: Willis Knighton, Shreveport LA
Operating Room Nurse
Position is for qualified OR RN to work in the Operating Room. The duties of these Nurses extend to skills needed to provide surgical patient care by assessing, planning, and implementing the nursing care patients receive before, both during and after surgery. The activities embrace patient assessment, creating and maintaining a sterile and safe surgical environment, pre and post-operative patient education, monitoring the patients physical and emotional well-being, and integrating and coordinating patient care throughout the surgical care period. The OR nurse must have the ability to perform all nursing duties in accordance with the state nurse practice act while adhering to all facility policies and procedures. OR nurses provide effective communication to patient/family and other team members.