RN OR Circulator Resume Samples

In an Operating room, an RN OR Circulator carries out various duties typically outside the sterile area. The job duties carried out on daily basis are mentioned on the RN OR Circulator Resume as – managing all the necessary care inside the surgery room, assisting the team in maintaining and creating a safe and comfortable environment, observing the team, ensuring all surgical team members perform in a unified effort, providing patient care services to patients before, during and after surgeries, preparing patients for procedures, providing emotional support, sterilizing instruments and equipment, and making sure there are sufficient disposables in the OR.

Those interested in this role must showcase in their resumes the following skills and abilities – bedside manners, the ability to deal with emotional situations, excellent interpersonal skills, infection control knowledge, cognitive skills, and the ability to uphold HIPAA regulations. As far as education is concerned, both a degree in nursing and the state’s current licensure are required.

RN OR Circulator Resume example

RN OR Circulator Resume

Objective : To provide excellent and professional care to patients with uncompromising ethics. Consistently providing safe and effective nursing care at a competent level. Practicing is in accordance with policies and procedures, professional practice standards, state Practice Act/Rules and Regulations. Demonstrating competent technical and procedural nursing skills. Communicating and collaborating by meaningful clinical documentation, completes hand-offs and participates in rounds and team meetings to assure continuity of care and to achieve desired patient outcomes.

Skills : Emr, Medical Records, Venipuncture, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Ensured proper equipment and supplies are available for each procedure.
    2. Ensured that each OR suite is properly set up prior to patient arrival to the OR suite.
    3. Ensured that sterile technique is observed perioperatively.
    4. Ensured positive outcomes for patients and procedures.
    5. Concise documented of the perioperative chart.
    6. Reported pertinent information to other surgical team members.
    7. Ensured patient safety and being patient advocate.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates Of Applied Science


RN OR Circulator Resume

Summary : RN OR Circulator with 19 years of experience in nursing, Experienced in Geriatric, Metabolic, Oncology, Labor and Delivery, Surgical nursing. I am seeking work that I can do from home part time or full time. Providing a competent level of nursing practice to autonomously provide safe and effective patient and family centered care for patients and families. Using knowledge, skill, and experience to analyze, think critically, plan, prioritize, and organize care, make appropriate clinical judgments and efficiently manage routine and unexpected clinical situations.

Skills : Perioperative Nurse 101/ACLS-BLS Healthcare Provider.

Description :

    1. Registered Nurse in Operating Room Assisting with surgeries, monitoring patient status.
    2. Assessed patients, educated patients and families about surgical procedures, assist anesthesia with induction of patients, surgical prep patients for surgery.
    3. Surgical experienced in ENT, Ophthalmology, General, Plastics, Orthopedics, Dental, Gynecology.
    4. Further expanded my nursing skills and knowledge by acquiring Surgical Nursing skills in a Outpatient Surgery Center.
    5. Used Assessment skills continuously from Pre-op, Intra-op, and Post-op to maintain awareness of patients condition to provide the opt most care.
    6. Initiated and participated in patient and family education. 
    7. Assessed learning needs according to patient's level of understanding and readiness to learn.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      10+ Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Senior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Associate Degree In Nursing


                      RN OR Circulator Resume

                      Objective : To obtain a RN OR Circulator position in which my skills are constantly needed and challenged. Monitoring program outcomes and presents results through JJP VAMC leadership as requested. Establishing, maintaining, and chairing a Solid Organ Transplant Board/Committee.

                      Skills : Competent in microsoft office. Great customer service .

                      Description :

                        1. Assessed, planed, implemented, and evaluated the perioperative patient before, during, and after surgery to ensure a safe and sterile environment.
                        2. Circulated general, gynecology, neurology, orthopedic, plastic, podiatry, urology, and vascular cases.
                        3. Educated the patient and family members on surgical experience.
                        4. Setup perioperative suite according to surgeon preference, and maintain AORN standards.
                        5. Collaborated, and worked efficiently with the perioperative team to optimize surgical outcomes.
                        6. Participated with cost containment initiatives.
                        7. Assumed on call assignments as assigned.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Masters Of Science In Nursing

                      RN OR Circulator Resume

                      Objective : RN OR Circulator is Annually completing all required in-service and training (e.g. CPR, Infection Control, Safety, etc., as appropriate to the job) as well as all educational requirements. Tracking Implant and Tissue patients and ensures workload is captured to meet VHA criteria for VERA reimbursement. Serving as the educational resource for issues related to the Implant and Tissue program. Educating patients regarding the Implant and Tissue Program as needed.

                      Skills : Planning, OR Circulator.

                      Description :

                        1. Initiated physical and psychological patient assessment and initiates preoperative patient care plan, accomplishes complete patient assessment and evaluation of each patient prior to surgery or treatment, plans and prepares for the postoperative care of the patient, and implements care of the patient and family in PACU.
                        2. Provided safe, effective nursing care for high acuity patients in the operating room.
                        3. Accomplished preoperative assessment of the patient prior to surgery, plans and prepares for intraoperative nursing care of patient, implements patient care in the operating room, and maintains a degree of efficiency in the use and management of high acuity equipment for surgery.
                        4. Assisted the surgeon during surgery using sterile technique.
                        5. Surgeries assisted in include ENT, podiatry, pain procedures, trauma, spine, orthopedics, hand, and total joints.
                        6. Previewed cases and case carts for the planned procedures of the day.
                        7. Ensured equipment is set up, and in working order for procedure Interview patient.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      Bachelor's In Nursing

                      RN OR Circulator Resume

                      Headline : RN OR Circulator with 6 years Participating in educational experiences designed to maintain competence. Maintaining professional growth and development through seminars, workshops, and professional affiliation to keep abreast of the latest trends in the field of expertise. Seeking feedback to enhance own performance.

                      Skills : Planning, Registered Nurse,

                      Description :

                        1. Experienced as a circulating or scrub OR nurse in an inpatient facility, outpatient surgical office, or other environment performing surgical services to patients highly preferred.
                        2. Read and comprehended detailed instructions, correspondence, and memos.
                        3. Wrote simple and complex correspondence.
                        4. Effectively presented information in one-on-one and group situations to patients, patient family members, visitors and other organization personnel.
                        5. Added and subtracted, multiplied, and divided in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
                        6. Applied commonsense understanding to carry out detailed and complex written or oral instructions.
                        7. Dealed with problems involving a multiple combination of concrete variables in standardized situations.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                5-7 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                GED

                                RN OR Circulator Resume

                                Objective : RN OR Circulator is responsible for Demonstrating open communication to promote team work within department and interdepartmentally. Maintaining productive working relationship with healthcare team. Performing care in non-judgmental manner, recognized discrepancies between patient and personal beliefs.

                                Skills : Patient Care, Communicational Skills.

                                Description :

                                  1. Knowledged of current nursing practices and techniques.
                                  2. Communicated clearly, both orally and in writing.
                                  3. Effectively participated on an interdisciplinary treatment team.
                                  4. Developed and maintained effective working relationships with patients, family members and co-workers.
                                  5. Ensured a safe environment for optimal surgical outcome and acts as a patient advocate throughout the perioperative continuum of care.
                                  6. Must possessed the skills required to perform hemodynamic monitoring, pain management, cardiac monitoring, vascular access devise management and airway management.
                                  7. Ensured accurate completion of the IntraOp documentation and Pick List; gives face-to-face handoff to PACU RN at transfer of care.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          MS

                                          RN OR Circulator Resume

                                          Objective : RN OR Circulator with 4 years of experience in Maintaining confidentiality of patient related information and issues. Demonstrating effective interpersonal skills. Treating all patients, visitor and staff members fairly and with respect. Demonstrating effective communication methods and skills, using lines of authority appropriately.

                                          Skills : Communicational Skills, Staff Member.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Assessed, planed, implemented and evaluated care based on surgical procedure. 
                                            2. Assumed responsibility for the coordination of care focused on patient transition through the peri-operative continuum of care. 
                                            3. Considered all characteristics of the individual, including age and life stages, state of health, race and culture, values, and previous experiences when caring for the patient in the surgical theatre. 
                                            4. Administered medications and procedures per established policies and guidelines, and in collaboration with AORN guidelines. Influences care outcomes by collaborating with members of the interdisciplinary surgical team. 
                                            5. Cored elements of performance include knowledge and active participation in unit/program level quality improvement processes and initiatives, AORN guidelines, as well as customer service programs.
                                            6. Directly provided health information to patients, families, and treatment team.
                                            7. Participated in discharge planning in order to provide continuity of care.

                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          GED

                                          RN OR Circulator Resume

                                          Objective : RN OR Circulator is Exercising in safety principles, asepsis, sterile technique and universal precautions. Assessing, anticipating and implemented appropriate care through out the surgical process. Delegating appropriately and coordinates duties of healthcare team members.

                                          Skills : Team Work, Health Care.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Collected relevant data pertinent to the patient's health or situation. 
                                            2. Analyzed the assessment data in determining diagnosis and care issues. 
                                            3. Developed a plan that prescribes interventions to attain outcomes. 
                                            4. Implemented the plan, coordinated care delivery, and employed strategies to promote health and a safe environment. 
                                            5. Evaluated progress toward attaining outcomes. Identifies outcomes for the patient or the patient's situation.
                                            6. Collaborated with the team of patient, family, and healthcare providers in providing patient care in a safe, healing, humane, and caring environment. 
                                            7. Provided learning opportunities for patients/family members and team members. 
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          GED

                                          RN OR Circulator Resume

                                          Objective : RN OR Circulator with 2 years of years of experience in Maintaining competencies in conscious sedation administration and monitoring of sedated patient. Including airway protection, assessment and support of sedated patients. Protecting sedated and anesthetized patients by identifying safety hazards such as electrical, equipment, pressure points and by minimizing exposure to maintain privacy and body temperature.

                                          Skills : Electrical Skills, Patient Care.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Assessed patient status on admission to the preop area, the operating room and/or the postop area, and on a continuing basis.
                                            2. Provided safe, therapeutic quality care to patients by utilizing the nursing process and nursing diagnosis in a timely manner and by setting appropriate priorities. 
                                            3. Coordinated nursing interventions to enhance achievement of expected outcomes and to ensure readiness for discharge. 
                                            4. Documented interventions and patient's responses.
                                            5. Ensured provision of patient care in an organized and timely manner.
                                            6. Utilized nursing care standards when planning and implementing patient care.
                                            7. Communicated appropriate information regarding patient conditions to those who require the information including, surgeons, anesthesia, management and other staff.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          GED

                                          RN OR Circulator Resume

                                          Objective : To obtain a RN OR Circulator is Displaying an understanding of each patient's cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturity in assessments, treatment, and care. Taking part in pre and post-op phone calls and communicates any problems to the appropriate person. Maintaining competencies to function in RN role within specific area. (Ex. OR circulator - Identification, counting and care of instrumentation and sponges, skin preparation of surgical site).

                                          Skills : RN Nurse, Managing.

                                          Description :

                                              1. Participated in organization Performance Improvement activities, department activities, and QAPI activities designed to maintain quality and safe care for patients served by the facility.
                                              2. Effectively communicated within the organization and with the community to provide quality services.
                                              3. Supported, assisted and adhered to implementation of the organization mission and philosophy.
                                              4. Served as a professional resource when needed, including assisting in co-worker training and orientation.
                                              5. Observed organization policies and procedures.
                                              6. Promoted a positive public image when representing the facility.
                                              7. Safely carried out physician's orders correctly and promptly, documenting all activities.
                                             
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          2-5 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Executive
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          MS