Registered Nurse OR Charge Nurse (Operating Room) (RN)

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 155458-1A
Date Posted: Nov 13, 2019
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center  is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Charge Nurse Evenings 2:00pm-10:30pm.
 

OR Charge Nurse

The OR Charge Nurse is responsible for the day-to-day running of the OR. The OR Charge Nurse must coordinate care in conjunction with anesthesia department, surgeons, and hospital units.

The OR Charge Nurse coordinates patient flow from other hospital units into the operating room. This includes ensuring that the patient is ready for surgery, surgeon is available to perform the surgery and the operating room is cleaned, and prepared with the appropriate equipment for the planned surgery, and a competent operating room staff is assigned.

 The OR Charge Nurses must also be knowledgeable about LHMC’s policies and procedures.

Responsibilities

  • Provide support to staff
  • Create and/or maintain day to day staff assignments
  • Participate in patient care meetings
  • Meet regularly with OR leadership team to discuss personnel and patient care status
  • Assume primary responsibility and react quickly and efficiently in an emergency

Qualifications

  • 3 plus years of OR RN experience
  • BSN and CNOR preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

 

 

Shift

EVENINGS 2:00pm-10:30pm

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.