Operating Room Registered Nurse/OR, PRN in Houston at Shriners Hospitals for Children

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    6977 Main street
    Houston
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/6/2019

Job Description

Shriners Hospitals for Children – Houston, located in the heart of the prominent Texas Medical Center, has an immediate opening for a per diem (PRN) RN in the Operating Room (OR).


The OR RN provides, coordinates, delegates and evaluates care for the pediatric orthopaedic surgical patients. Possesses knowledge of the peri-operative and the post-operative care needed. Assesses patient condition and care needs and implements a plan of care to meet needs, and provide expected outcomes. Supports and advances the practice of professional nursing. Performance is reflective of the mission, vision, and values of SHC. Promotes quality patient care in a safe work environment. The perioperative nurse maintains effective communication with all levels of the hospital personnel, patients, and patients families.

This position is three days a week between Monday - Friday, no weekends, no holidays, no call-in.

Job Requirements

Required:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current Texas RN licensure
BLS and PALS certification or obtained within 1 month/3 months respectively


1 to 2 years of scrub and circulator experience.
Demonstrates manual dexterity
Be able to lift, push, or move a light to heavy weight patient, equipment and/or supplies. 
Communication skills and phone skills


Preferred:
 

Experience in orthopedic, neuro, and plastic surgery

Bilingual in English/Spanish


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