Pre OP Nurse Resume Samples

A Pre OP Nurse is a professional who provides pre-operative care for patients who are about to undergo a surgical procedure. A well-drafted Pre OP Nurse Resume mentions the following duties and responsibilities- starting and monitoring IVs, assessing and educating patients about the surgical procedure and potential risks, gathering and evaluating patient history, applying monitoring devices, administering medications, and providing emotional support to patients and families.

To work in this competitive field, the applicant should possess the following skills – the ability to assess and monitor the physical and psychological condition of the patient, knowledge of pre-operative evaluation, preparation and care, ability to operate medical equipment safely and accurately, expertise in sterile techniques and High level of compassion and caring towards patients. The pre-operative nurse must have a minimum of an associate’s degree in nursing and be licensed to practice nursing in their respective state. Additionally, the employee should also have specialized training in pre-operative and peri-operative nursing.

 

Pre OP Nurse Resume example

Pre Op RN Resume

Headline : As a Pre Op RN, acted as patient advocate, provided continuity of care designed to meet individual patient needs through collaboration with other members of the health care team at the Center. Supported philosophy, objectives and goals of the Center. Ensured quality care to the individual patients pre-operatively including, but not limited to geriatric, adult, pediatric and adolescent patients.

Skills : Clinical, Communication.

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Description :

  1. Lifted and/or carried over 20 pounds on a regular basis.
  2. Provided preoperative instruction and explanation of patient rights and responsibilities.
  3. Described perioperative experience to the patient and the participation of the significant other, including what to expect before, during, and after the procedure.
  4. Contacted all patients the day prior to surgery. 
  5. Reviewed health history and procedure to be performed. 
  6. Provided all required preoperative instructions applicable to the procedure being performed. 
  7. Prepared and restocked the Pre-Operative area for the following day.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            Bachelor's In Nursing


                            Pre Op Registered Nurse Resume

                            Summary : As a Pre Op Registered Nurse, provided quality patient care using the nursing process, the medical plan of care, and organizational policies. Provided safe, effective, and quality patient-family centered care in the perioperative services for all patient populations. Supported mission, vision, and values of the organization. Reported to Manager of Peri-operative Services.

                            Skills : Patient Assessment, Attention to detail.

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                            Description :

                            1. Reported and completed appropriate forms for incidents related to patients, visitors, and employees.
                            2. Attended and participated in staff meetings and staff development programs, including mandatory ones.
                            3. Participated in CQI process and activities.
                            4. Assisted with all other duties as the need arises or as assigned.
                            5. Ensured patients are seen by the anesthesiologist prior to being taken to the OR.
                            6. Set priorities to facilitate the timely and efficient flow of patients throughout the day.
                            7. Pushed/pulled over 25 pounds on a regular basis.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            7-10 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Consultant
                            Education
                            Education
                            Degree In Nursing


                            Pre OP Nurse Resume

                            Headline : As a Pre OP Nurse, Maintained admission and preparation of the patient prior to surgery. The utilized nursing process to provide quality patient care according to established standards of care which include planning, implementing, evaluating, and adjusting the plan of care, and discharged planning based on expected patient outcomes.

                            Skills : Time Management, Certified Pre-Operative Registered Nurse.

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                            Description :

                            1. Monitored patients conditions and assessed their needs.
                            2. Collaborated with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients.
                            3. Administered patients medications and provided treatments according to physicians orders.
                            4. Fostered a supportive and compassionate environment care for patients and their families.
                            5. Readied the area at beginning of the day and restocks as necessary.
                            6. Introduced self to patient and family when the receptionist is through admitting.
                            7. Verified the procedure to be done, and confirmed the site of surgery with the patient.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            Bachelor's In Nursing

                            Pre OP Nurse Resume

                            Summary : As a Pre OP Nurse, Participated in performance improvement activities which include collecting, and analyzing data to identify quantifiable measures to maintain quality and the promotion of desired outcomes. Participated in the development of patient care delivery systems, standards, policies and procedures, and problem-solving teams.

                            Skills : Planning, Policy Assistant.

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                            Description :

                            1. Explained, pre-op processed, and provided physical, emotional, and educational support to the patient.
                            2. Provided attire necessary for procedures.
                            3. Initiated IV access in preparation for surgical procedure.
                            4. Checked chart for medical record completeness.
                            5. Communicated with staff on patients history and surgical prep.
                            6. Administered medications and treatments in a competent, timely manner.
                            7. Recognized actual or potential problems and communicated them appropriately.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            7-10 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Consultant
                            Education
                            Education
                            Bachelor's In Nursing

                            Pre OP Nurse Resume

                            Summary : As a Pre OP Nurse, Provided professional nursing care to patients, including conducting nursing assessments, assisting with exams and treatment, patient education, and documentation in the medical record. Organized a plan of care which includes organizing, evaluating, and delivering all aspects of each patient's care.

                            Skills : Patient Care, Nursing.

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                            Description :

                            1. Utilized equipment safely and appropriately and Maintained patient safety and comfort.
                            2. Assisted in procedure rooms and post-operative area as required.
                            3. Maintained case preference cards with the necessary documentation.
                            4. Performed CLIA-waived testing and Provided care appropriate to the age of patients.
                            5. Maintained proper quality control of lab equipment.
                            6. Performed thorough and accurate continual patient assessment, anticipating potential problems and reporting pertinent assessments to the anesthesiologist, supervisor, and/or surgeon appropriately.
                            7. Monitored surgery schedule continually, communicating arrivals, cancellations, and delays; communicated with reception desk, contacts patients or surgeons who are late.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            7-10 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Management
                            Education
                            Education
                            Degree In Nursing

                            Pre OP Nurse Resume

                            Headline : As a Pre OP Nurse, providing care and education for the patient based on their illness, symptoms, and courses of treatment. Managed, individualized, goal-directed nursing care through the use of the nursing process and the principles of primary nursing in accordance with departmental and hospital policies and procedures. Performed technical skills and provided assistance to surgeons, anesthesia personnel, and other professionals in the facility.

                            Skills : Technical Skills, Nursing.

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                            Description :

                            1. Made post-operative telephone calls as required and Maintained a clean and safe working environment.
                            2. Maintained appropriate logs as required and Participated in quality management initiatives.
                            3. Gave patient time to arrive at the Center and start time of the procedure.
                            4. Completed nursing pre-assessment record and Participated in economical use of supplies.
                            5. Coordinated pre-operative lab work required for individual patients, documenting and reporting pertinent results.
                            6. Acted as discharge nurse when assigned, giving holistic and thorough discharge education.
                            7. Demonstrated good nursing knowledge base and rationale for actions, including cardiac monitoring.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  5-7 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Executive
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  Bachelor's In Nursing

                                                  Pre OP Nurse Resume

                                                  Summary : As a Pre OP Nurse, assessed and diagnosed patient and family needs in order to provide quality care to assigned patients. Developed, discussed, and communicated a realistic problem list for each patient, and collaborated with each patient, family, and significant other in order to address all identified needs.

                                                  Skills : Developmental Skills, Testing.

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                                                  Description :

                                                  1. Notified anesthesia of the next day's OR schedule. 
                                                  2. Reviewed with the anesthesiologist health histories of any scheduled admissions that do not meet the Centers admission criteria.
                                                  3. Reviewed or took physician verbal preoperative orders prior to the day of admission. 
                                                  4. Monitored orders or preoperative testing requests from either the admitting physician or the anesthesiologist have been received prior to the day of admission.
                                                  5. Respected the patient's right to privacy, dignity, and confidentiality.
                                                  6. Assisted the patient to undress, if the patient needs assistance, and gives the locker key to the patient's family.
                                                  7. Followed appropriate Pre-Op/Admitting policies and procedures.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  7-10 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Management
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  Degree In Nursing

                                                  Pre OP Nurse Resume

                                                  Summary : As a Pre OP Nurse, performed all required by the Preprocedural post Procedural Division as defined in the scope of service, to ensure that the unique nature of the client is addressed. Maintained supplies and inventory for the department. Assisted in other duties as assigned to support the operational needs of the department and organization. Remained on campus immediately before, during, and after severe weather and/or disasters.

                                                  Skills : Policy Assistant, Healthcare.

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                                                  Description :

                                                  1. Performed pre-operative instruction and explanation according to facility policy and procedure.
                                                  2. Provided preoperative instruction.
                                                  3. Described the perioperative experience to the patient and the participation of the significant other, including what to expect before, during, and after the procedure.
                                                  4. Reviewed health history and procedure to be performed. 
                                                  5. Provided all required preoperative instructions applicable to the procedure being performed.
                                                  6. Completed the nursing pre-assessment record.
                                                  7. Reviewed with the anesthesiologist health histories of any scheduled admissions that do not meet the Centers admission criteria.
                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                  7-10 Years
                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                  Level
                                                                                  Consultant
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Bachelor's In Nursing

                                                                                  Pre OP Nurse Resume

                                                                                  Headline : As a Pre OP Nurse facilitated, communicated, and collaborated with both the healthcare team and the patient/family to identify and meet the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of the patient. Promoted optimal health, well-being, and safety of the patient through the use of the nursing process and in accordance with patient care standards, guidelines, and the State Nurse Practice Act, and demonstrated personal accountability for relationship-based care, organizational mission, and core values.

                                                                                  Skills : Organizational Skills, Employee Assistant.

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                                                                                  Description :

                                                                                  1. Reviewed or took physician verbal preoperative orders. 
                                                                                  2. Monitored that orders or preoperative testing requests from either the admitting physician or the anesthesiologist have been received.
                                                                                  3. Carried out all pre-operative orders for testing; lab, and EKG.
                                                                                  4. Modified physician/anesthesiologist of any critical values.
                                                                                  5. Reported and completed appropriate forms for incidents related to patients, visitors, and employees.
                                                                                  6. Attended and participated in staff meetings and staff development programs, including mandatory ones.
                                                                                  7. Participated in CQI process and activities.
                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                  5-7 Years
                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                  Level
                                                                                  Executive
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Bachelor's In Nursing

                                                                                  Pre OP Nurse Resume

                                                                                  Summary : As a Pre OP Nurse, providing direct patient care at a proficient level, in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice with the policies, values, and mission of the organization. Monitored patients to maintain a safe environment, optimized outcomes, and maximized available resources.

                                                                                  Skills : Monitoring Patients, Patient Care.

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                                                                                  Description :

                                                                                  1. Assisted with all other duties as the need arises or as assigned.
                                                                                  2. Complied with facility Standards of Behavior and complete all required education assignments within the designated timeline.
                                                                                  3. Performed and documented pre/post procedure assessment/evaluation/education of the patient.
                                                                                  4. Responded to life-threatening situations utilizing nursing standards and protocols for treatment. 
                                                                                  5. Handled critical and highly stressful situations, reacting decisively with efficiency and composure.
                                                                                  6. Provided nursing care in a technically complex environment.
                                                                                  7. Evaluated learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                  7-10 Years
                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                  Level
                                                                                  Consultant
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Degree In Nursing