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Operating Room Nurses are certified to assist surgeons during operations. Their resumes show such skills as preparing lab specimens to be analyzed, assessing a patient's condition pre-op and ongoing through surgery, and ensuring that instrumentations and implants are available for a patient's surgery. An undergraduate degree in the field of nursing is required, though sample resumes of Operating Room Nurses show perioperative specialty nursing certificates or degree programs as well, which may be preferred by some employers.

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Operating Room Nurse

  • Performed assessments of patient pre and post operatively.
  • Prepared care plans based on the patient and family needs.
  • Assisted physician during cardiovascular surgeries, including open-hearts.
  • Provided quality patient care by addressing physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
C
Room Technology
BS
Nursing
12

Operating Room Nurse

Active participations in patients care who are receiving constant sedation.

  • Provided support and care to the pre-operative patients.
  • Assisted physician and surgeons during the procedure of operation.
  • Evaluated, planned and assessed the nursing care needs of patients during, before and after the entire surgical procedure.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
13

Staff Operating Room Nurse

Successfully led largest surgical service in Air Force (AF) and managed two million dollar budget. Recognized by AF leadership for the continuous process improvements that improved surgical efficiency by integrating modern equipment systems and technological upgrades which enhanced surgical capability and military medicines reputation.

  • Served two tours in Iraq as a Perioperative nurse specialist. Cool under fire, performed in countless surgical /trauma related procedures in austere conditions. Aided in establishing ground surgical capabilities to vital strategic regions on war front.
  • Cardiothoracic clinical expert. Helped establish a "heart team" in response to an identified demographic growing need. Efforts led to over 75 successful surgeries done at home facility, drastically reducing civilian consultation and care, saving the government millions in operational costs.
  • Teach, present and perform research in one or more phases of the field of nursing.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Physical Therapy
BS
Bachelor of Science
MA
International Relations
14

Operating Room Nurse

Acquired extensive perioperative skills in caring for adults and pediatric patients.

  • Scrubbed and circulated in general, vascular, thoracic, oral, orthopedic, laparoscopic and ENT surgeries.
  • Provided care for patients receiving IV conscious sedation.
  • Circulated in the gastrointestinal (Endoscopy) and the genitourinary (Urology) units.
  • Undertook charge nurse position in the pretesting and ambulatory units (Day Surgery).
  • Presented reports on attended nursing conferences and seminars to perioperative nurses.
  • Lectured ninth graders in New York City public schools on cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing
15

Operating Room Nurse

Provided skilled, professional care to patients while in the operating room, all based on national practice standards.

  • Used assessment skills to identify further care needs and evaluate patients' health status.
  • Participated as multi-disciplinary team member to provide professional patient care and complete/fulfill all physician orders, delivery of medications, medical treatments, lab tests and other patient needs in a timely manner.
  • Used equipment effectively to assess patient needs and provide appropriate care in the operating room.
  • Documented and recorder patients' progress in an accurate manner.
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
16

Operating Room Nurse

Performed as a team player - Maintained collegial/working relationships with nursing staff and physicians to ensure quality patient care.

  • Communicated effectively with patients, and families and all members of the patient care team.
  • Specializing as an Orthopedic, Burns, Vascular and General Surgery surgical nurse. Accountable for circulation and scrubbing Orthopedic, Burn, Vascular and General Surgery, acting as advocate for patients under anesthesia and ensuring principle of aseptic techniques are adhered to.
  • Functioned as a mentor/resource to incoming nursing staff, RN students and LPN/PCA staff.
  • Participated in various quality control activities as directed by the OR Nurse Manager.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Healthcare Management
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing Administration / Education
17

Operating Room Nurse

Served as Scrub and Circulate in various surgical procedures, and Robotic surgical procedures.

  • Maintained high standards of excellence.
  • Prepared rooms, sterile instruments, equipment and supplies.
  • Examined instruments, equipment and surgical setup to ensure that antiseptic and aseptic methods were followed.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AAS
Associate of Applied Science
BA
Nursing
18

Operating Room Nurse

Provided the necessary forms, e.g. consents, laboratory data, etc. to surgeons/ anesthesiologists

  • Responsible for monitoring and maintaining a safe/sterile environment for patient and staff
  • Communicated with surgical team throughout the shift regarding needs of patient and/or surgeon
  • Organized the surgical room with necessary surgical equipment in a timely manner
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
AS
Nursing
BS
Nursing
BA
Piano Performance
19

Operating Room Nurse

Member of the perioperative team, manages overall nursing care in the operating room

  • Completed AORN Perioperative 101 course
  • Ensure operating room is sterile and safe for the patient
  • Work side by side with surgeons, scrub technicians and other OR healthcare staff to complete safe procedures
  • Preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative patient assessments
  • Assess needs of the patient during surgery
  • Manage medications used in procedures
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Nursing
BS
Nursing
20

Surgical Operating Room Nurse in Ophthalmology

  • Lead nurse of patient care
  • Managed multi-million dollar IOL consignment
  • Directed time-out efforts prior to procedure start with all personnel involved
  • Coordinated purchasing facility supplies
Candidate Info
39
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
Teaching Hospital

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