The Clinical Nurse (CN) is an RN who provides hands-on care to patients, practicing in an evidence- based manner, within the Scope of Practice of the California Nursing Practice Act, regulatory requirements, standards of care, and hospital policies. Within that role, the CN performs all steps of the nursing process including assessing patients; interpreting data; planning, implementing, and evaluating care; coordinating care with other providers; and teaching the patient and family the knowledge and skills needed to manage their care and prevent complications. The CN partners with the patient’s family wherever possible, considering all aspects of care, to deliver family centered care. As a professional, monitors the quality of nursing care provided. Performs established nursing procedures using clinical knowledge. Scrub/Circulate in variety of services. Must be able to work under stress, pressure and deal effectively with a variety of people. The Main OR has 21 suites and 2 sterile cores. There is a case load of approximately 1300 cases per month; more than 600 types of procedures; 13 clinical services. Equal Opportunity Employer Stanford Health Care (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements.Equal Opportunity Employer Stanford Health Care (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements.Minimum Qualifications: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying. Education: Graduate from an accredited nursing program. Prefer BSN. Experience: Minimum of 2 years acute care Hospital Operating Room experience. Licensure/Certification: Current California RN License Current AHA Healthcare Provider BCLS certification. ACLS Certification and CNOR preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Flexible and a team player. Circulate/scrub for various services Effective communication skills verbally and in writing. Problem-solving skills. Interpersonal relationship skills. Ability to prioritize. Able to give and receive constructive feedback.
Associated topics: care unit, domiciliary, intensive care, mhb, neonatal, nurse, nurse rn, recovery, surgical, transitional

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