Perioperative Nurse Resume Samples

Perioperative Nurses are Registered OR Nurses who assist the surgeons in the operating room during the process of surgery or operation. The typical job duties disbursed and listed on the Perioperative Nurse Resume falls nothing short of the following – taking care of the patient before, during and after the surgical procedures, checking the patient airways at all times, performing pain management, gathering all needed supplies, positioning and preparing patient at the operation table, passing medical instruments, monitoring patient’s vital signs, evaluating patients- postoperative phases and assuming all other duties as delegated.

Getting started as a Perioperative Nurse needs a certain amount of skills and qualifications such as – excellent knowledge of aseptic and sterile techniques, in-depth knowledge of patient safety and precautions, loads of physical stamina and ability to deal with emergency situations. A nursing degree and training in Perioperative training are commonplace among Perioperative Nurses.

Perioperative Nurse Resume example

Perioperative Nurse Resume

Summary : Perioperative nurses help plan, carry out, and assess treatment for patients undergoing surgery.

Skills : Technical Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Cross-trained in all areas, general, vascular, thoracic, neuro, nephrology, & orthopedics.
    2. Learned to scrub, string sets, & autoclave instrument sets.
    3. Prescribed treatment times, de-accessed and weighed patients before discharge home.
    4. Watched vitals closely, worked with physicians and following the individual patient orders.
    5. Worked to maintain a safe environment for patients, families, and staff.
    6. Circulated and scrub planned and emergent procedures in all specialties including Neurosurgery, Orthopedic Surgery.
    7. Worked as a surgical nurse on the Perioperative team in a friendly ski town advocating for patients undergoing surgery and anesthesia.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Surgical Technology


Perioperative Nurse III Resume

Summary : Registered nurse experience in healthcare. Two years in primary care on med surg unit, five years experience as circulating nurse, eight years experience as surgical technician.

Skills : Attention to Detail, Customer Service, Communications.

Description :

    1. Adhered to Regulatory Agenciesstatus adhere to ptandards and Policies.
    2. Confirmed clinician's practice, privileges, and credentials.
    3. Participated in perioperative teaching, answers patients /parents questions accurately and honestly taking into account age, cultural and religious factors.
    4. Collaborated with the interdisciplinary health team concerning patients' plan of care.
    5. Maintained the security and confidentiality of data and information in accordance with patients rights policies.
    6. Performed perioperative assessment when the patient arrives in the OR suite.
    7. Demonstrated correct circulating and scrub techniques, including safe use of patient care equipment utilizing safety precautions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Nursing


Sr. Perioperative Nurse Resume

Summary : Energetic, hardworking individual seeking a Nurse Practitioner position within organization that will effectively utilize military and civilian experience, to provide excellent care to patients.

Skills : Circulating RN, Scrub Nurse, Med-Surg Nurse.

Description :

    1. Performed a number of intraoperative functions, which may include handling tissue, providing exposure, using the surgical instruments.
    2. Circulated Nurse-managing the overall nursing care in the operating room and helping to maintain a safe and comfortable environment.
    3. Scrubbed Nurse-selecting, anticipated and handled surgical instruments and supplies used by the surgeon for and during the surgical procedure.
    4. Currently only one of three nurses able to scrub a Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, St.
    5. Assisted with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, endoscopies, and colonoscopies and recovery of the patient.
    6. Founded member of the Gateway Regional Medical Center orthopedic team.
    7. Identified ethical issues that arise during the perioperative phase like DNR, blood transfusions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Nursing

Perioperative Nurse I Resume

Objective : Working in hospital surgical departments, ambulatory surgery units, clinics, or physicians' offices, these RNs are involved in the care of patients before, during, and after surgery.

Skills : Communication Skills, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked for a free-standing surgical center supervising one medical technician.
    2. Prepped for various types of surgeries including informed consent, history, and physical assessments.
    3. Propped medication administration and prepared the patient for surgery as ordered.
    4. Ensured all labs, X-rays, EKGs, History & Physicals are present.
    5. Collaborated with patients, patient's families, physicians, physician's office staff and anesthesiologists.
    6. Registered Nurse The initiation and continuing care of the surgical patients including pre-registration for surgery, patient assessments.
    7. Provided both preoperative and postoperative teaching.
    8. Cared for surgical patients as well as post-cardiac catheter patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Perioperative Nurse/Executive Resume

Objective : Registered Nurse position within a company whose primary focus is providing exceptional and sufficient patient care.

Skills : Problem Solving Skills, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Obtained appropriate sterile and unsterile items needed for the procedure.
    2. Maintained a correct count of sponges, needles, instruments, and counts at appropriate times.
    3. Documented surgical procedures and medications used in the hospital charting system.
    4. Checked the patient's chart, identifies the patient, verifies surgery procedure with a consent form, and brings the patient to assigned O.R.
    5. Assisted anesthesia personnel and keeps accurate records throughout the procedure.
    6. Applied electrosurgical grounding pads, tourniquets, and monitors before procedure begins.
    7. Anticipated additional supplies needed during the procedure and demonstrate the ability to respond appropriately in emergencies.
    8. Helped transport the patient to a recovery room and assists in the cleaning of the room and preparing for the next patient.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Nursing

Perioperative Nurse/Analyst Resume

Objective : Working with patients prior to surgery to complete paperwork, and help answer questions or calm fears about surgery.

Skills : Challenging Skills, Risk Management.

Description :

    1. Circulated and scrubs case for General, Orthopedic, GYN, and Urology.
    2. Updated process for cytology room, ordered and arranged maintenance for new equipment like 3D imager.
    3. Coordinated with Perioperative services to provide smooth and efficient check-in through a discharge of cytology patients.
    4. increased patient load from average a day.
    5. Increased revenue for the hospital with no loss due to infection or legal actions.
    6. Pleased with service and thus more likely to return and give community capital.
    7. Time management and efficiency with no untoward during the time of duty.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
DMIN

Lead Perioperative Nurse Resume

Summary : Experience in several areas of nursing to include administration. Flexible with good communication skills. Patient advocacy and work ethic takes top priority.

Skills : Management, Leadership, Chart Audits.

Description :

    1. Monitored patients awakening from anesthesia while assisting in their transition to responsiveness.
    2. Audited charts for state and company compliance.
    3. Floated from recovery to pain management when the need arose.
    4. Collaborated, facilitated, and recommended treatment plans and medical care.
    5. Documentation completed and successfully returned for billing.
    6. Expedited return to work within a timely fashion.
    7. RN staffed nurse for 10-bed Operating Room Dept.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Associate Perioperative Nurse Resume

Headline : Detailed Perioperative Nurse with experience in operating room preparation, sterilization and sterile environment maintenance throughout surgical procedures.

Skills : Management, Decision Making Skills.

Description :

    1. Identified further care needs and evaluates patients' health status.
    2. Functioned in both scrub and circulator roles in various cases.
    3. Prepared operating room instruments and supplies required for all surgeries.
    4. Coordinated with OR staff to verify exact instrument, sharp and sponge counts.
    5. Assisted with proper patient positioning for various surgeries providing complete patient safety.
    6. Assessed the patient's needs and provide appropriate care in the operating room.
    7. Mentored new perioperative nurses to the facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In Nursing

Asst. Perioperative Nurse Resume

Headline : To obtain a nurse position that will allow to utilize clinical, clerical and interpersonal skills to all patients in all stages of life.

Skills : Nursing, Patient Caring Skills.

Description :

    1. Met with patients before surgery and conducted a health history exam, and other necessary assessments.
    2. Prepared patient for surgery and performed all necessary interventions such as vital signs, medication administration.
    3. Acted as a circulating nurse during surgery.
    4. Positioned, performed sterile preps and administered needed medications, fluids and dressings.
    5. Assisted anesthesiologists with nerve blocks.
    6. Administered conscious sedation for pain management.
    7. Monitored patient's vital signs during conscious sedation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Perioperative Nurse Resume

Objective : Seeking a position as a Registered Nurse in an acute setting that emphasizes quality care for patients and facilitates growth and development as a professional nurse.

Skills : ER Nurse, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed initial and final count of sponges, instruments, and needles.
    2. Assisted the surgeon by selecting and handed over the required supply and instrument.
    3. Performed the tasks of a circulating nurse. Assisted the surgical nurse in preparing and counting instruments.
    4. Assisted in managing the nursing care of a patient during surgery.
    5. Observed for breaches in surgical asepsis and coordinating the needs of the surgical team.
    6. Trained to manage the care and environment during surgery.
    7. Provided support and care to pre-operative patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing