Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume Samples

An Operating Room Registered Nurse is a healthcare professional who takes responsibility for the safe, efficient, effective care for patients in the operating room. A well-drafted Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – assessing patients’ condition before surgery and alleviating their concerns; gathering all needed supplies for the operations, assuming responsibility for sterilizing the operating room; positioning and preparing patients on the OT; monitoring patient’s vitals to detect anomalies; and evaluating a patient in postoperative phases.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – solid knowledge of surgical operation procedures; outstanding patient management skills; friendly personality; compassionate and friendly personality; and a solid understanding of patient safety and precautions. Such nurses are expected to have a nursing degree and a valid license.

Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume example

Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

Headline : Operating Room Registered Nurse  with 7 years of experience providing outstanding clinical care to Med/Surg and OR patients. Skilled leader and team-member, able to maintain positive attitude in stressful environment. Strong work ethics, critical thinking, and interpersonal skills. Demonstrates the ability to provide effective education to patients and their family. Highly organized and able to efficiently prioritize multiple tasks.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Customer Service, Computer Literate, Communication, CPR, Detail Oriented, Dependable, Typing, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Directed and undirected total nursing care by assessment of the patient's needs.
    2. Utilized a plan of care to meet their individual needs while undergoing surgical intervention. 
    3. Participated in inpatient and family education when applicable.
    4. Directed the activities of ancillary personnel.
    5. Made clinical rounds to establish personal contact with each patient in the clinical area.
    6. Demonstrated competency in technical and clinical skills, completes skills checklist and correctly performs these skills daily.
    7. Administered medications by all acceptable routes, as ordered by a physician, and according to accepted policy and procedure.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              GED


              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Objective : Operating Room Registered Nurse through a Multi-State Compact Agreement seeking to grow further a career in the health services industry after eight years as a Licensed Practical Nurse with a quality organization that values integrity, honesty, and loyalty in both patient care & the affecting of change by employees.

              Skills : MS Office, Administrative Skills, Nursing.

              Description :

                1. Provided nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of Parkland.
                2. Assessed, planned and evaluated the nursing care needs of the patient before, during and after a surgical procedure and communicates relevant information to surgeons and anesthesia staff.
                3. Provided nursing care to the patient undergoing surgical procedures.
                4. Participated in the care of patients receiving conscious sedation.
                5. Carried out physician orders.
                6. Administered prescribed medications, applies dressings, monitors vital signs.
                7. Assisted physician during procedures.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              BS


              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Objective : Responsible for Providing excellence in patient care that builds confidence, loyalty and trust with our patients, patients' families and the community. To understand and carry out Surgery Partners mission and vision statement by adhering to world class service standards.

              Skills : MS Office, Nursing, Communication.

              Description :

                1. Experienced in general, gynecological, genitourinary, vascular, plastic, and bariatric surgery.
                2. Specialized in orthopedic and robotic procedures Robotic surgeries include; general, gynecological, bariatric, and urologic procedures Core Responsibilities: Assist in the preparation and the care of patients during surgical procedures.
                3. Oversaw and maintained the sterility of the operating room, supplies and instruments.
                4. Completed all physician orders, delivery of medications, and lab tests in a timely manner.
                5. Anticipated the needs of surgeons, along with the surgical team.
                6. Communicated effectively with patients, patients' families and members of the care team.
                7. Addressed and resolved patient comments and concerns.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              Bachelor Of Science In Nursing

              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Summary : Responsible for Performing and/or reviews the initial assessment upon admission, and does continuing assessments thereafter, implementing and evaluating patient care, according to policy, using professional judgment to determine the physical, psychological, and social needs of the patient and documents this in the chart.

              Skills : MS Office, Room Registered, Coordinating Skills.

              Description :

                1. Worked in a 12 room operating room.
                2. Experienced in Orthopedic, Podiatry, Robotic, General, GYN, Pain, Urology, Plastics, ENT.
                3. Prepared patient for surgical procedure.
                4. Demonstrated emotional maturity and ability to function effectively when under stress.
                5. Maintained aseptic techniques and actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
                6. Coordinated the operating room with respect to sterility, cleanliness, availability of functioning equipment and supplies.
                7. Reviewed and troubleshoot risk management and infection control audits.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              7-10 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Management
              Education
              Education
              GED

              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Objective : An Operating Room Registered Nurse position where I can deliver constant excellent nursing care with a caring and compassionate attitude while maintaining the patient's independence and dignity.

              Skills : Computers, Meditech, Microsoft programs, SMART, Excel, Access, Business Objects, Inventory Management, Auditing.

              Description :

                1. Assessed, evaluated, disciplined, coached, and monitored staff as operating room night charge nurse.
                2. Conducted all circulating duties with efficiency.
                3. Prepared operative areas and maintained proper supplies and equipment.
                4. Provided high-quality patient care during all phases, from pre-op to post-op; maintained up-to-date reports and notified appropriate professionals of patient status and changes.
                5. Assisted surgeons, anesthesiologists, and other personnel.
                6. Ensured ongoing regulatory readiness of staff.
                7. Previously served as Operating Room Technician at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              BS In Clinical Rotations

              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Headline : Seeking an Operating Room Registered Nurse professional with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

              Skills : Communication, Organized, Attention To Detail, Hard Worker, Time Management.

              Description :

                1. Completed pre-operative assessments and interprets data to formalize an individual plan of care for surgical patients.
                2. Evaluated the patient's plan of care to ensure positive patient outcomes.
                3. Competent in circulated cases as it relates to units scope of care including planning and efficiently providing equipment and supplies based upon physician/patient needs.
                4. Competent in scrubbed cases as it relates to unit scope of care including utilizing principles of aseptic technique in creating and maintaining a sterile field.
                5. Administered medications and solutions in the OR including monitoring the physiological status of patients receiving all types of sedation during surgery including local cases.
                6. Provided a safe environment for the surgical patient during the perioperative experience.
                7. Served as a professional member of the OR team and pursues own professional growth and development.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Junior
              Education
              Education
              MS

              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Headline : As an Operating Room Registered Nurse, responsible for Functioning as the charge nurse during the night shift overseeing all clinical and professional activities in the department, and responsible for the assessment, evaluation, discipline, coaching, and monitoring of staff.

              Skills : Microsoft Office, Public Speaking, Marketing And Branding, Sales, Event Planning.

              Description :

                1. Supervised and directed patient care in the operating room.
                2. Ensured proper techniques and practices are followed according to accepted standards.
                3. Assisted in the positioning of the patient.
                4. Assisted the anesthesiologist during intubation.
                5. Prepared and prepared the operative area.
                6. Ensured all supplies and equipment in the room are available and set up according to the surgeon's preference.
                7. Ensured all medications are administered and charted according to the established policies and procedures.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              MS In Nursing

              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Headline : Responsible for Adhering to hospital policies and procedures; supporting the mission of the hospital, Demonstrating flexibility to perform other functions within Surgical Services to assist in the smooth operation of the department.

              Skills : Registered RN, Operating Room RN, Nursing.

              Description :

                1. Provided safety of patients while transporting them to and from the surgical suite.
                2. Ensured proper documentation has been performed prior to and during surgery, which includes obtaining consent.
                3. Set up the sterile environment, open sterile instruments, inventory equipment needed for individual cases.
                4. Specially handled specimens after surgery are complete.
                5. Provided the nurse services to the medical, surgical, orthopedic, and critical cases.
                6. Scrubbed into cases when needed, to assist surgeons with the procedure.
                7. Maintained contact with patients' family and friends throughout surgery to keep them informed.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              MS

              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Objective : Detail-oriented Operating Room Registered Nurse professional with hands-on skills in Perioperative nursing, medication administration, and providing quality patient care throughout the perioperative period.

              Skills : Detail Oriented, Project Management, Strategic Planning.

              Description :

                1. Conducted pre-op assessment and monitors patient intra and post-op to ensure patient safety.
                2. Provided comprehensive report to PACU nurse to maintain continuity of care.
                3. Managed flow of operating room once the surgical team is scrubbed in, anticipates needs, and provides supplies to the surgical team and anesthesia providers to ensure the efficiency of the team.
                4. Ensured all legal documentation and surgical site markings are present before surgical procedures, conducts thorough documentation of procedure itself.
                5. Troubleshoot surgical equipment intraoperatively to include cautery, suction, pulse lavage, camera equipment for laparoscopic and arthroscopic procedures, and pneumatic tourniquets to ensure surgery runs smoothly with minimal delay.
                6. Worked with surgical tech to set up the room for surgery, assists in patient positioning performs sterile skin prep of surgical site, maintains counts of surgical sponges, sharps, and instruments during the case, ensures sterile field maintained during a surgical procedure.
                7. Certified in Basic Cardiac Life Support for Healthcare Providers, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Junior
              Education
              Education
              BS In Nursing

              Operating Room Registered Nurse Resume

              Objective : Highly skilled, experienced Operating Room Registered Nurse seeks a staff position in a fast-paced surgical setting, either inpatient or ambulatory. Proficient in all phases of O.R. procedures, from preparation, room setup, instrumentation, scrubbing and circulating, as well as post-surgical care. Has performed in a variety of surgical cases, both minor and major procedures.

              Skills : Patient Care, Supervising Skills, Multitasking.

              Description :

                1. Prepared and sterilized medical instruments prior to surgical operations.
                2. Performed duties as a scrub-in nurse during various surgical operational procedures.
                3. Ensured the operating rooms were properly sterilized and all operation paperwork was properly completed.
                4. Supervised personnel in preparing, sterilizing, and caring for operating room equipment and supplies.
                5. Monitored patient condition during surgery and provided professional nursing care to patients undergoing surgery.
                6. Maintained record of patient history and prepared reports and recovery charts.
                7. Reported and recorded the necessary patient data for hospital and nursing service records.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              MS