Registered Nurse

Plastic Surgery - Thousand Oaks, CA (30+ days ago)4.4


The position of Operating Room Nurse is available to an experienced nurse seeking patient care responsibilities that do not require weekend on-call responsibilities. The facility is a one OR Plastic Surgery Center located in beautiful sunny Thousand Oaks, CA, immediately off the freeway for easy commute. We specialize in both cosmetic and reconstructive Plastic Surgery catering to the most discriminating clients. The facility is accredited by Medicare and AAAASF and has been in business for 3 years. The associated practice has been in business for 15 years.

The Operating Room Nurse is responsible for planning, coordinating, managing and administering the daily activities of the accredited facility. The facility is focused on the individual patient, one case at a time. With one highly specialized team and only one operating room, care becomes truly personal and private, not institutional.

The Nurse will be responsible for creating an environment of patient focused care, defining and maintaining standards for quality patient care, managing and developing a work based team, training new staff and providing leadership.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Ensure high quality consistent nursing care to our discriminating Plastic Surgery Patients
  • Prepare facility and all supplies and staff for the daily surgical schedule
  • Ensure and maintain an adequate supply inventory for the safe and effective delivery of surgical services
  • Assist the surgeon and anesthesiologist in providing the highest quality of care
  • Ensure the facility maintains licensure and accreditation through timely submission of required data and Quality Assurance and Patient Safety meetings.
  • Maintain a healthy, collaborative team environment
  • Manage and maintain low cost of expenses related to both fixed and variable expenses, working to negotiate contracts for less expensive supplies and reducing waste

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  • Requirements:
  • Minimum 2 years nursing experience, OR experience preferred
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • California Registered Nursing License
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills,

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $40.00 to $60.00 /hour