OR Specialty Coord RN
Company: UC Health
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Assists with management and clinical responsibilities of
Perioperative Services to support patient care. Coordinates
surgical procedures in specialty areas, in collaboration with
physicians and other health care disciplines. Performs circulating
and scrub roles based on the specialty service line needs.
Work Schedule: Full Time Days
Serves as clinical expert in the delivery of patient care; is a
role model and clinical resource for specialty area. Assists in
managing specialty cases. Recommends improvements for delivery of
services. Serves as a resource and intervenes in complex patient
and family situations. Communicates decisions or changes to
Evaluates nursing service goals and initiatives. Documents care
provided per established guidelines. Collaborates with staff and
physicians to update preference cards. Conducts inventory of
specialty supplies. Communicates with scheduling regarding future
surgeries. Facilitates resolution of daily operational issues in
collaboration with the charge nurse. Ensures the availability of
instruments, supplies and equipment.
Provides input for performance evaluations. Provides verbal
coaching to staff for in the moment teaching and informs department
leadership of concerns. Assists with instrumentation and capital
expenditure budget. Evaluates specialty equipment. Collaborates
with Charge Nurse for staff assignments to support skill growth for
RN's and ST's.
Monitors shelf life of all specialty related goods and supplies;
eliminates redundancy and non-used items. Facilitates development
of specialty team members and provides in-service programs for
staff. Supports and assists with orientation, education,
competencies, and professional development in collaboration with
the Educator. Promotes compliance with AORN Recommended
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate
* Registered Nurse
* Basic Life Support
* Other information:
Minimum Required Education: BSN.
Required Licensure/Certification: State licensure as a Registered
Nurse (RN). Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider.
Preferred: Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR).
Minimum Experience: 2 years of experience in any perioperative
* IF APPLICABLE: BLS through the American Heart Association or the
American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card
in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through
sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be
issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red
Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the
Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will
need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned
IF APPLICABLE: Are you a RN New Grad? Visit
https://www.uchealth.org/professionals/residencies/ to find out
about our exciting New Grad opportunities!
The pay range for this position is: $36.470000 - $56.520000 / hour.
Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon
organizational and individual performance.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this
package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement
plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance
with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing
education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits
such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees
and their family members have full access to our Employee
Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits
and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In
addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending
upon their need.
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