Seattle Orthopedic Surgery Center, a division of Proliance Surgeons, has an immediate opening for a part-time experienced Operating Room Circulating RN for our busy 9 surgeon, 2 operating room outpatient surgery center.
We have a team approach and pride ourselves on working together to provide exceptional care to all of our patients. We are centrally located in the Wallingford neighborhood within walking distance to many restaurants and coffee shops! 10 hour shifts would be every other Monday and every Friday with the potential to pick up more shifts if desired. There are no nights, weekends or holidays.
Free parking, snack and beverage stocked break room, espresso machine, and additional employee perks.
Current certification in BLS
Current license to practice as a registered nurse in Washington state
Current certification in ACLS, or within 1 month of hire
Orthopedic experience preferred
Skills and Abilities:
Works with initiative, energy and effectiveness in a fast-paced environment
Ability to communicate effectively in written form and document accurately and completely
Ability to work independently and multitask with minimal supervision
Requires extensive mobility (walking and standing)
Periodic pushing, pulling, and lifting of patients and/or equipment
Maintenance of Safety
Assures that the sponge, needle, and instrument counts are correct
Positions the patient
Applies grounding device to patient
Provides physical support
Calculates effects on patient of excessive fluid loss
Distinguishes normal from abnormal cardiopulmonary data
Reports changes in patient’s pulse, respirations, temperature, and blood pressure
Psychological Monitoring (prior to induction and if patient is conscious)
Provides emotional support to patient.
Stands near/touches patient during procedures/induction
Continues to assess patient’s emotional status
Communicates patient’s emotional status to other appropriate members of the health care team