Registered Nurse OR Circulator Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/20/2019

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    1 - Day
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    1-Shared Services
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    Central Texas Medical Center

Job Description


Registered Nurse – Operating Room Circulator - Central Texas Medical Center

Location Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos, TX  78666

Top Reasons to Work At Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX

  •  Be part of a team dedicated to providing Texas Hill Country residents with the best medical care possible, as evident by CTMC being named a Center of Excellence for bariatric surgery, knee replacements and primary stroke care by The Joint Commission. 
  • CTMC’s highest priority is the safety of its patients and staff. Recently, CTMC was the recipient of the Premier Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) Excellence in Patient Safety Across the Board Award and is a five-time recipient of the Leapfrog Group’s ‘A’ for patient safety.
  • In back-to-back years, CTMC has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, recognizing the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment.
  • Located near colleges and universities to expand your career by offering tuition reimbursement. Just one of the perks of the extraordinary benefits package.
  • CTMC’s CREATION Health Institute was created to provide information, education, health screenings and events that emphasize a healthy lifestyle. Offerings such as HealthCheck, disease management, support groups, women’s health, nutrition, healthy living for seniors and children’s health are provided to the public for free or a minimal fee.
  • CTMC is a proud member of the AdventHealth System.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time - Days

You Will Be Responsible For: 

  • Prepares operative sight for the surgical procedure.
  • Functions as the role of Scrub Nurse upon proven competency.
  • Prepares operating room for surgical procedures.
  • Provides complete and accurate nursing records on charts, log books, and implant records.
  • Provides accurate patient charges.
  • Updates patient care in response to monitored events.
  • Assists the anesthesia care provider during induction, intubation, and emergence from anesthesia.
  • Positions patient to optimize the surgical procedures and maintain patient safety.
  • Directs the plan of care in the operating room.
  • Creates a patient focused care plan in response to patient needs, nursing assessment, and physician’s orders.
  • Directs plan of care in the operating room.
  • Performs accurate sponge, sharps, and instrument counts.
  • Sets up, tests, and connects all specialty equipment.
  • Participates in the trial of new products and equipment.
  • Responds to life and injury threatening events with a professional course of action.
  • Constantly monitors the environment to assure patient, visitor, and staff safety.
  • Develops self professionally and participates in departmental activities.
  • Works with coworkers in a professional manner both within the department and throughout the hospital.


What You Will Need:

  • Be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing and six months to one year related experience and/or training. A Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing is preferred.
  • Must hold a current license or be eligible for license as an RN in the state of Texas.
  • Must hold a current certificate in BLS from the AHA.
  • Must obtain and hold, within 6 months of hire, a current certificate in ACLS if RN takes Circulator Call.

Job Summary:

To implement the nursing process, acting within the standards of care for the safe, timely delivery of patient focused care.  To provide accurate documentation and charges and to constantly maintain an optimum surgical environment.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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