Parkland Health and Hospital System (www.parklandcareers.com)
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PRIMARY PURPOSE Responsible for coordinating daily nursing activities in the operating suite including budget, equipment and supplies, directing staff and performing clinical activities to ensure high quality patient services, promote recovery and facilitate discharge.
Education/Experience: - Must have be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing. - Must have four years of professional nursing experience in a recognized Operative Suite specialty. - Must demonstrate consistent proficiency in 6 or more operating room services.
- Must have be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing. - Must have successfully completed Parkland's Operating Room Residency Program. - Must have two years of professional nursing experience in a recognized Operative Suite specialty. - Must demonstrate consistent proficiency in 6 or more operating room services.
Certification/Registration/Licensure: - Must have current, valid RN license or temporary RN license from the Texas Board of Nursing; or, valid Compact RN license. -Must have current healthcare provider CPR course completion card from one of the following: oAmerican Heart Association oAmerican Red Cross Rescuer oMilitary Training Network.
Required Tests for Placement: - Applicants must pass (85% or above) Dosage Calculation Exam prior to hospital orientation. Current Parkland employees requesting reassignment to role must have current Dosage Calculation Exam on file.
Skills or Special Abilities: - Provides care to assigned patient population in accordance with the current State of Texas Nursing Practice Act, established protocols, multidisciplinary plan of care, and AORN specific standards. - Must have effective verbal and written communication skills in working with physicians, nursing and ancillary healthcare team members. - Must demonstrate knowledge of Parkland policies and procedures, nursing and operating suite standards of practice and be capable of staff leadership. - Must demonstrate patient centered/patient valued care.
Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.