Operating Room RN Resume Samples

The main duty of an Operating Room RN is to provide patient care before, during, and after surgery. Working in the Operating Room, these nurses shoulder the tasks mentioned on the Operating Room RN Resume – educating patients, maintaining all supplies ready for the operation; sterilizing the operating instruments; assessing the condition of the patient before surgery; keeping the OR sterilized; monitoring vital signs, passing medical instruments during the surgery; adhering to all relevant health and safety standards, and updating charts before and after the surgical procedures.

A Good Operating Room RN is expected to possess the same qualifications as that of a registered nurse, however, certain core skills are even more important and needed to work in this environment, and such include – the ability to work as a team member, strong communication skills, the ability to work well under pressure, attention to details, and the ability to respond quickly and appropriately to changing situations. A nursing degree and a valid license are needed to work in this capacity.

Operating Room RN Resume example

Operating Room RN Resume

Objective : Operating Room RN with a vast amount of nursing experience in multiple specialties. I am able to successfully adapt to different working environments and departments. I genuinely enjoy my career and hope to share this passion with others around me.

Skills : Conscious Sedation, IV Therapy For Adult And Children.

Description :

    1. Successfully trained and certified OR RN in using a glucometer.
    2. Provided education, guidance, and information to coworkers including ancillary and support staff.
    3. Continued to perform measures to prevent surgical site infection.
    4. Experienced and exercised in safe patient handling and movement in the perioperative setting.
    5. Formulated a goal-directed plan of care, which is prioritized and based on determined nursing diagnosis and patient outcomes.
    6. Implemented care in a knowledgeable, skilled, consistent manner in reaching the desired patient outcomes through nursing processes.
    7. Established priorities of patient care based on essential patient needs and available center resources of time, personnel, equipment, and supplies.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        GED


        Operating Room RN Resume

        Objective : Seeking an Operating Room RN position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

        Skills : MS Office, Nursing, Communication.

        Description :

          1. Experienced in all specialties.
          2. Experienced employee advocate.
          3. Experienced patient advocate.
          4. Performed efficiently in emergency patient situations following established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate persons, and documenting events.
          5. Demonstrated applied knowledge base in areas of medical/ surgical patient care, pain assessment and actions of pharmaceuticals and anesthetic agents, laboratory values, safety, and legal issues, and all emergency equipment.
          6. Practiced effective problem identification and resolution skills as a method of sound decision making.
          7. Performed documentation duties on the floor and in the patient record, which is timely, accurate, and concise.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  High School Diploma


                  Operating Room RN Resume

                  Headline : To obtain an Operating Room RN position where I can utilize my acquired knowledge while offering me an opportunity for professional growth as a Registered Nurse.

                  Skills : ICU RN, MS Office, Nursing.

                  Description :

                    1. Prepared operating room ensuring sterile equipment and/or supplies are available.
                    2. Prepared patients for surgical procedures with proper documentation.
                    3. Consulted with the healthcare team to assess, plan, implement appropriate needs to accomplish their surgical procedure safely.
                    4. Transferred the patient safely to the operating room.
                    5. Prepared patients using the sterile technique for their surgical procedure.
                    6. Assisted surgeon, anesthesiologist, scrub tech as the need arises.
                    7. Transferred patient to post-op recovery room reporting patient's updated surgical information to PACU staff.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS In Nursing

                  Operating Room RN Resume

                  Objective : Energetic and motivated Operating Room RN to provide top-quality patient care. I have most of my experience in the operating room, but I am a quick learner and would love to experience new areas in my profession.

                  Skills : OR Circulator, Epic Optime /Anesthesia Builder, Microsoft Programs.

                  Description :

                    1. Managed all the necessary care inside the surgery room, assisting the team in maintaining and creating a comfortable, safe environment for the patient and observing the team from a wide perspective.
                    2. Responsible for ensuring that the OR is set up correctly.
                    3. Checked its inventory of disposables, such as pads and sponges, and freshly-sterilized instruments from the autoclave.
                    4. Circulated nurse sets up the surgical area, lays out machines and supplies according to the surgeon's preferences.
                    5. Circulated nurse also checks all equipment needed during the procedure to verify that it's functioning normally.
                    6. Worked as part of a team in delivering patient care.
                    7. Maintained CPR/ACLS certification.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Junior
                    Education
                    Education
                    MS

                    Operating Room RN Resume

                    Objective : As an Operating Room RN, responsible for developing and implementing a nursing care plan for surgical patients, Ensuring operating rooms are prepped with all necessary equipment and supplies, and also Demonstrating a high level of compassion for patients.

                    Skills : MS office, Multitasking, Interpersonal SKills

                    Description :

                      1. Experienced circulating Neurology, Orthopedics, General, Trauma, Gynecology, Urology, Podiatry cases.
                      2. Attended and participated in all mandatory in-service and staff meetings.
                      3. Remained flexible, adaptive, and able to accept and implement new ideas and approaches.
                      4. Treated all patients equally adopting the center's Patient Rights policy.
                      5. Reviewed and carried out physician orders in an appropriate professional manner.
                      6. Provided direct patient care and functions as a patient advocate.
                      7. Assessed the comprehensive nursing needs of an assigned group of patients.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              2-5 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Executive
                              Education
                              Education
                              AAS In Nursing

                              Operating Room RN Resume

                              Headline : Seeking an Operating Room RN position, responsible for providing safe, quality, nursing care for newborn, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients during elective or emergency surgical intervention.

                              Skills : ACLS, BLS, PALS, Basic Electrophysiology, Advanced cardiac rhythms, IV insertion, Excel, EPIC, McKesson, Cerner, Team Leader.

                              Description :

                                1. Responsible for performing pre-operative assessment thorough review of pertinent patient data, pre-operative checklist, and interview with the patient.
                                2. Responsible for assisting the anesthesiologist to ensure patient safety, and monitor vital signs before, during, and after surgical procedures.
                                3. Responsible for providing treatments and interventions.
                                4. Responsible for assisting the OR team in inpatient and care procedures.
                                5. Responsible for communicating and coordinating with other health care team of ongoing patient care needs.
                                6. Performed assessment/data collection in an ongoing and systematic manner, focusing on physiologic, psychologic, and cognitive status.
                                7. Coordinated the patient and family/significant another education process.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  5-7 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  BS In Nursing

                                  Operating Room RN Resume

                                  Objective : Highly qualified Operating Room RN with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

                                  Skills : Nursing, Patient Care, Communication Skills.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Scrubbed and Circulated and performed RN duties necessary in our O.R.
                                    2. Performed Assessment, vital signs, assure pre-surgical History and physical, consent, and doctors orders are signed and up to date.
                                    3. Acted as a patient educator, and advocate for the patient.
                                    4. Helped plan, carried out, and assessed treatment for patients undergoing surgery.
                                    5. Prepared patients for surgical procedures.
                                    6. Continuously planned, implemented, and evaluated patient care, incorporating patient and family/significant others into the process.
                                    7. Participated with physician partners and other interdisciplinary team members to develop and implement patient and family/significant another plan of care.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        2-5 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Executive
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        Associate In Nursing

                                        Operating Room RN Resume

                                        Headline : Operating Room RN with 5 years of experience in Observing, checking and monitoring all equipment used during surgery to confirm that they are running smoothly and removes any malfunctioning equipment from service and report it in the appropriate manner.

                                        Skills : OR Circulator, Nursing, Multitasking.

                                        Description :

                                          1. Utilized the nursing process in the preparation and care of patients undergoing surgical procedures.
                                          2. Anticipated the needs of surgeons and surgical teams during the procedure.
                                          3. Knowledgeable of all equipment needed for each procedure ranging from GYN, General, Orthopedic, and Ophthalmology.
                                          4. Oversaw and maintained sterility of the operating room in use.
                                          5. Accurately documented patient assessments and follow all established safety guidelines.
                                          6. Successfully completed the Ochsner/AORN Periop program.
                                          7. Provided care for patients before, during, and after all surgical procedures.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        5-7 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Junior
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        MS In Nursing

                                        Operating Room RN Resume

                                        Headline : As an Operating Room RN, responsible for Assisting in the organization and daily function of the operating room in accordance with established federal, state, and accreditation standards and facility policies and procedures. Assists in overseeing patient care activities in the operating room and maintains a high standard of safety for the patient and other staff members.

                                        Skills : Good Knowledge Of Word And Excel, As Well As Email And The Internet.

                                        Description :

                                          1. Performed assessments, took vitals, and charted patient conditions and physician instructions.
                                          2. Followed all hospital protocols, regulations, and infection control procedures.
                                          3. Collected specimens for pre-op tests and delivery to the lab.
                                          4. Administered medication and monitored IVs.
                                          5. Provided post-operative support and education on proper discharge care.
                                          6. Provided accurate record-keeping during a surgical procedure.
                                          7. Carried out all duties of circulating nurse during surgery.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        5-7 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Fresher
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        BS

                                        Operating Room RN Resume

                                        Headline : Seeking an Operating Room RN, responsible for Performing preoperative patient assessment, reviews surgeon preference card, assesses equipment/supply needs, prepares the operating room, ensures availability of needed supplies and equipment, and proper and safe working order.

                                        Skills : Patient Care, Room RN, Nursing.

                                        Description :

                                          1. Demonstrated knowledge and critical thinking for operating room practices.
                                          2. Performed Time out per policy Positioned patient for the procedure being aware of circulation, body alignment, and pressure points.
                                          3. Accurately charted intraoperative checklist.
                                          4. Demonstrated knowledge and proper use of equipment and supplies needed per procedure.
                                          5. Practiced aseptic technique per policy and procedure.
                                          6. Performed pre-surgical patient interviews prior to surgery.
                                          7. Reviewed charts to ensure the availability of all needed information, lab reports, X-rays, and consultation reports prior to surgery.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        5-7 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Executive
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        BS