Scrub Nurse Resume Samples

A Scrub Nurse assists the surgical team by donning sterile gloves, gowns, and masks, and also aids the surgeons by passing surgical instruments during surgeries. The job also extends beyond the operation, such as clearing away the tools and preparing the patient for transport to the recovery rooms. While the actual duties vary as per the role played in the operating room, the following are certain core and common work activities mentioned on a Scrub Nurse Resume – preparing the OR for the patient, setting up the tools, and making sure all equipment and the field is sterile, and handing over the tools to the doctors during the surgery.

Trained nurses with the following skills fit best this role – excellent knowledge of aseptic and sterile techniques, a solid understanding of patient safety and precautions; wide knowledge of surgical operation procedures, cool-tempered with emotional and physical stamina. In order to become a Scrub Nurse, a valid RN license, and a degree in nursing are required.

 

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Scrub Nurse Resume

Objective : As a Scrub Nurse, performed direct observation of patients for the purpose of identification of behaviors that are potentially hazardous to self or others and reports.

Skills : Sound clinical decision making, Problem-solving solving skills.

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  1. Provided patient care in antepartum, intrapartum, and post-partum settings.
  2. Performed in a team (physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and patients) environment on both Labor and Delivery and Mother-Baby.
  3. Monitored fetus using both external and internal fetal monitors and TOCO.
  4. Signed consents, and asked patient pertinent medical questions to better care for the mom and fetus.
  5. Started IVs, and administered pain medications and fluids.
  6. Monitored vital signs, started Pitocin, and adjusted Pitocin according to physician's orders and fetal wellbeing for inductions.
  7. Provided education and training assistance to other staff when applicable.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS In Nursing Administration


Scrub Nurse Resume

Summary : As a Scrub Nurse, delivered education and support to individuals/patients for the management of their health recovery, rehabilitation, or end-of-life needs.

Skills : Critical Thinking, Compassion, Organize, Patience And Dedication, Accountability, Good Judgement And Decision Making.

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  1. Set up the operating room, and the sterile field before the procedure begins.
  2. Corrected instruments and materials were placed in the room so that leaving the operating room during the procedure and potentially breaking the sterile field was avoided.
  3. Checked that needed equipment was in good working condition for a smooth process.
  4. Assisted in the preparation and care of patients undergoing surgical procedures, responsible for the maintenance/sterilization of the O.R. supplies and equipment.
  5. Anticipated needs of surgeons and surgical teams and assisted in operative procedures.
  6. Resolved or reported on patients’ needs or problems.
  7. Monitored and recorded patient’s condition and documented provided care services.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BSN


Scrub Nurse Resume

Objective : Obtain a nursing position to execute education, skills, and knowledge in clinical settings. worked directly with a doctor and gave assistance in whatever way was needed during the actual surgery.

Skills : ICU Nursing, Respiratory Therapy.

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Description :

  1. Observed and performed the duties of circulating nursing under nursing supervision.
  2. Set up the operating room according to the type of procedure and requests of the surgeon.
  3. Operated and managed all machinery that will be used in surgeries, such as but not limited to electrocautery, laparoscopy tower, and Neptune suction devices.
  4. Assessed the patient's chart for allergies, labs, surgery consent order, anesthesia consent order, antibiotic order, and sequential device order prior to interviewing the patient.
  5. Interviewed the patient prior to the start of surgery for allergies, prior surgeries, NPO status, and metal implantations, and inquired about questions the patient may have.
  6. Transported the patient to the surgery suite and positioned the patient onto the operating bed.
  7. Inserted Foley catheters and intravenous catheters, if needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS

Scrub Nurse Resume

Headline : As a Scrub Nurse, Established great working relationships with the RN and other surgery team members, to make for a smooth case/day. Maintained sterility in the surgical field. Pay close attention to detail as well as being cost-conscious, for institutions as well as for patients.

Skills : Organizational, Communication, Teamwork, Problem Solving, Leadership, Motivated, Confidence.

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  1. Pulled all supplies for cases the day before the scheduled procedure.
  2. Properly set up instruments, supplies, and equipment needed before the procedure begins.
  3. Maintained sterility while assisting and anticipating surgical team members.
  4. Evaluated patients in postoperative phases.
  5. Maintained the sterile field in the preparation of sterile trays.
  6. Collected all the sterile instruments and linen packs through a clean dumbwaiter and stored them in a clean utility.
  7. Worked within and cooperate with a multidisciplinary team.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates In Applied Science

Scrub Nurse Resume

Summary : Seeking a challenging career as an RN. and/or First Assistant in Surgery. Have 1 year of experience in the O.R. and experience as an RN First Assistant in surgery.

Skills : Medicare Units, Organizational.

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  1. Assisted with doctors in deliveries, including cesarean sections.
  2. Interviewed patients for observation and admission during, before, and after labor and delivery.
  3. Collected data and vital information, using fetal heart monitoring to assist nurses and doctors with data collection on uterine contractions and fetal assessment.
  4. Met patient's needs for comfort and reassurance during the birthing process.
  5. Admitted patient, put the patient chart together, charting vital signs, and allergies, (if any), called laboratory for admitting lab work, took the patient to x-ray department for more detailed x-ray workups, per doctor's order.
  6. Transported the patient to recover after delivery, transport of newborn to the nursery, and did recovery vitals for one hour or until patient's vital signs were stable.
  7. Helped in maternity (postpartum) and nursery if units needed extra help.
  8. Assisted new mothers with breastfeeding and proper infant care via teaching and by showing the mother's mother/baby care videotapes.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Scrub Nurse Resume

Objective : Looking for a challenging, quality practice, oriented towards a high satisfaction environment where one can use nursing skills and abilities in order to perform as a nurse practitioner. Have more than eight years of team nursing experience, with good interpersonal skills, flexibility, and exceptional medical knowledge to provide the best quality of care for patients.

Skills : knowledge of Epic, Interqual, Word, Star Navigation, Echo systems, MO Medicaid/cyber access, and many, many more.

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  1. Assessed the nature and extent of injury to administer first aid procedures.
  2. Applied splints, administered oxygen or IV fluids, treated minor wounds, or administered resuscitation, as applicable.
  3. Replenished with first-aid equipment and supplies.
  4. Communicated with appropriate persons at the emergency facility for the reception of injured individuals.
  5. Monitored patient's condition during transport to the hospital.
  6. Conducted wound care, electrocardiography, and hearing tests.
  7. Served as a scrub nurse in numerous surgical procedures, including laparoscopy, appendectomy, and Caesarean section.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Scrub Nurse Resume

Summary : As a Scrub Nurse, responsible for measuring and recording vitals, administering medication, and preparing patients for surgery. Ability to perform under pressure, and be an effective communicator.

Skills : Patience, Flexibility, Sense of humor.

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  1. Assisted surgeons in the operation room and served as part of the aseptic medical team.
  2. Coordinated with the circulating nurse ensures that surgeon requests are provided.
  3. Pulled sterile instruments and opened sterile supplies, inspecting the integrity of sealed packages to be intact.
  4. Draped surgical tables, scrubbing in, putting on eye protection, owning, and gloving oneself with a sterile garment.
  5. Organized instrumentation for efficiency and to facilitate counting, providing knife handles to blades, and properly labeling basins, and syringes.
  6. Set up the instrument stand, handing towels to the surgeon for drying hands after scrubbing in, owning, and gloving the surgeon.
  7. Administered with intravenous fluids and medications.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
License In Vocational Nurse

Scrub Nurse Resume

Objective : As a Scrub Nurse, aimed to achieve optimal patient outcomes throughout the patient journey and continuum of care by following evidence-based practice. Fostered a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families.

Skills : IV Therapy/ Blood Withdrawal Certified.

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  1. Assisted with retraction and some familiarity with surgical tools.
  2. Loaded sutures and cut final stitches.
  3. Recovered post-procedure and discharge.
  4. Procedures included breast reduction, augmentation, liposuction, neck lifts, eye lifts, and other elective procedures.
  5. Handed instruments to the surgeon during the surgical procedure.
  6. Sterilized and marked incision sites.
  7. Educated patients, caregivers, and their families in adopting lifestyle changes that lead to recovery.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
A.D.N

Scrub Nurse Resume

Summary : As a Scrub Nurse, coordinated with physicians and other healthcare professionals to create and evaluate customized care plans. Adjusted and administered patient’s medication and provided treatments according to physician’s orders.

Skills : Good communication, Focus, Multitasking.

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  1. In charge of the center's inventory management across medications, products, and surgical supplies for daily operations.
  2. Responsible for patient intake & preparation for surgery, including educating each patient on the procedure, making them comfortable, and running through medical histories to ensure that they are cleared for operation.
  3. Led Circulator and Scrub nurse in the operating room for more than 2,000 procedures including orthopedic, plastic/reconstructive, podiatry, spinal, and pain management Post-op patient care, ensuring each individual knows their recovery plan and all necessary medications including training them for post-op healing.
  4. Managed center's operation turnover, ensuring a seamless cycle between pre-op, surgery, and post-op schedules to handle all daily volume.
  5. In charge of maintaining the sterility process for the center, both in the operating room, tools/machinery, and recovery rooms.
  6. Intimate knowledge of all processes and products used to ensure standards in accordance with accreditation.
  7. Helped maintain the facility's operating protocol in the passing of two separate JCAHO Accreditation processes.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Nursing

Scrub Nurse Resume

Objective : Looking for a challenging, quality practice, oriented towards a high-satisfaction environment where one can use nursing skills and abilities in order to perform as a scrub nurse. Collaborated with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients.

Skills : Good decision making, Compassionate.

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Description :

  1. Assisted in draping the patient and observing the patient's condition.
  2. Kept the sterile field at all times, being familiar with the operation of emergency equipment.
  3. Clinical diagnosis of patients with musculoskeletal system conditions for surgery.
  4. Performance of corrective orthopedic surgical procedures of foot and ankle, legs, hip, and spine, common procedural routines included Accepting patient referrals from other physicians, reviewing records, and planning treatment options.
  5. Met with patients to proceed with specialized testing or further examination of the physical condition that leads to the referral.
  6. Examined patients including physical examinations, ordering x-rays, MIR, or other testing sources.
  7. Booked surgery rooms and notified support staff for surgery times.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma