Operating Room Manager - Main OR - 14-0122
Department: 17251 - Operating Room
Status: Full time
Schedule: Days, weekends as neededDescription:
Reporting to the Director of Surgical Services, with responsibility to the operating room, anesthesiologists, surgeon/physicians and is responsible for organizing, planning, directing, controlling and staffing the clinical functions of the OR. Ensures that the nursing process is utilized as the framework for patient care and applies the nursing process to own practice as defined in the American Association of Peri-Operative Registered Nurses (AORN). Ensures utilization of the nursing process by overseeing the delivery of patient care including assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation of patient outcomes and sees that the plans of care are revised as indicated. This job description was developed in accordance with the Illinois Nurse Practice Act and the ANA Scope and Standards of Practice.
1. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or Master's in Nursing required.
2. Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Illinois.
3. Three years of progressively responsible relevant clinical experience in OR with an additional three years of management experience required.
4. Current CPR certification required. CNOR preferred.