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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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Southwestern College Operating Room Nurse

Provided care as a scrub and circulating nurse in the operating room

  • Completed 290 hours in the OR; 40 hours as a scrub nurse
  • [company name] 101 module completion
  • Competence in OR instrumentation: general and specialty
  • Surgical Services: Plastics, OB/GYN, Maxillofacial, ENT, Vascular, Urology
  • Learned AORN standards and techniques for scrubbing in, sterile technique, instrumentation, counts, universal protocol, patient positioning, safety, pre-op assessment, and OR hand-off report. In addition, pre-op interviews and transferring patients to the OR
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
C
Nursing
AS
Associate of Science
BA
English Literature
22

Southwestern College Operating Room Nurse

Provided care as a scrub and circulating nurse in the operating room

  • Completed 290 hours in the OR; 40 hours as a scrub nurse
  • [company name] 101 module completion
  • Competence in OR instrumentation: general and specialty
  • Surgical Services: Plastics, OB/GYN, Maxillofacial, ENT, Vascular, Urology
  • Learned AORN standards and techniques for scrubbing in, sterile technique, instrumentation, counts, universal protocol, patient positioning, safety, pre-op assessment, and OR hand-off report. In addition, pre-op interviews and transferring patients to the OR
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BA
English Literature
Nursing
23

Operating Room Nurse

Responsible for the 3-bed unit operating room care, medical examination and diagnostic tests.

  • Provide the nurse services to the medical, surgical, orthopedic and critical cases.
  • Assist the physician in treatments and surgical operations.
  • Advise and counsel the patients and families regarding medical problems, health care and precautions.
  • Provide the orientation and training to new staff members, medical and nursing students.
  • Participate in many health committees and quality assurance reviews.
  • Assign work to subordinate nurse and monitored them
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BS
Nursing
BS
Nutrition
24

Operating Room Nurse

Coordinates and prepares total joint team for preparation of all cases which involves pre-op and post-op care and follow up.

  • Communicate daily with surgeons and hospital regarding needs and or special instrumentation, and supplies.
  • Review and update doctors preference cards (DPC) for team members and staff.
  • Communicate with Surgical supply reps related to equipment and case by case needs.
  • Insure all proper medical protocols are followed and in place related to all medications and State requirements.
  • Certified in pain management practices which entails sedation needed for the pain management treatment.
  • Participating member of the MAGNET program, participating member of the patient safety and improvement of patient care and outcome team.
Candidate Info
49
years in
workforce
25
years
at this job
Pain Management
25

Pacu/pre Op/operating Room Nurse

Provided patient care according to the hospital policies, processes and procedures.

  • Responsible for patient care preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative.
  • Worked closely with surgical patients, families and other health care professionals.
  • Assisted the doctors before, after and during cesarean sections.
  • Maintained a comfortable and safe environment for the patients.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BBA
Marketing
26

Plastic Surgery Operating Room Nurse

Prepared all supplies, instruments, and equipment for procedures

  • Ensured safe patient care during surgical procedures
  • Assisted during cases as sole scrub/assistant
  • Ensured documentations of procedure specific information
  • Sutured all incisions
  • Applied all dressings and garments appropriate for procedure
  • Provided safe and effective care in recovery with collaboration of anesthesia provider
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BA
Art History And Fine Arts
MS
Nursing
27

Operating Room Nurse

Completed AORN/Harborview Medical Center residency program

  • Experience circulating a variety of cases including, but not limited to; neurosurgery, spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, oto/omfs, hands, burns, plastics, general, GYN, ophthalmology, vascular, and urology
  • Experience scrubbing basic plastics cases, basic oto/omfs, basic hand cases and basic eye surgeries.
  • Used to working in high stress environments and circulating emergent cases
  • Working with a vast patient population from adults to pediatrics, homeless to wealthy and everything in between.
  • Was mentioned at a staff meeting after the first month after my residency because some of the staff were so impressed with how much I had already learned.
  • Ability to learn so much everyday because no two cases are the same at Harborview.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
28

Operating Room Nurse

Check and verify consent for surgery in relationship to patient knowledge of the scheduled surgery.

  • Select and handle instruments and supplies needed for specific surgical procedures.
  • Manage the overall nursing care in the operating room and assist in maintaining a safe environment for patients.
  • Coordinate nursing care within the OR with other health
  • Assess the patient's condition before, during, and after the operation to ensure an optimal outcome.
  • Provide educational material to patients and family
  • Mentor nursing students in the OR.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
Nursing
29

Operating Room Nurse (rn) Manager

Managed 34 employees including RNs, Technicians, Orderlies

  • Conducted employee evaluations
  • Audited Department Budget
  • Conducted daily morning briefings with staff
  • Scheduled staff based on surgery schedule
  • (6) Operating Rooms, up to 30 cases per day, 34 employees
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Associate of Science
30

Operating Room Nurse

Operating room nurse for Orthopedics specialty core with ability to circulate and scrub all ortho trauma, total joint replacements, pediatrics, sports injuries, and ortho spine cases

  • Circulate efficiently for all other surgical cases including: general surgery, urology/gyn, cardio-thoracic, vascular/transplant, pediatrics, ENT, ophthalmology, plastic surgery, and neurosurgery
  • Exhibit motivation and dedication by providing the highest quality of care to each patient
  • Assist in developing new strategies to maintain a cost effective environment in the OR setting
  • Deliver a complete range of RN services and expertise
  • Accurately obtain and document patient history and medication lists, asses individual conditions and needs, and selected departmental referrals for acute and chronically ill patients
  • Prepare equipment and assist physicians during patient exams and treatments
  • Actively engaged in educating the patients and families from admission until time of discharge
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Nursing
Nursing

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