Incumbent will perform duties as Clinical Nurse II who assumes responsibility and accountability for Surgery Center surgical patients. Provides care to these patients via the nursing process, the development and application of leadership, teaching of patients and staff. Maintains professional standards, and communicates with other health care team members. The Clinical nurse II has basic knowledge of all surgical specialties and can function independently as a circulating nurse and/or scrub nurse in the operating room. Perform other duties as required.
Minimum of 2 years of circulating and scrub experience as a Registered Nurse in an operating room in an acute care facility. Ability to use and apply effective communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Ability to use age appropriate principles to surgical patients. Ability to work independently.
BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN license required. Current BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required.
Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire