Job Objective: Under the direction of the Director of Surgical Services, the OR Charge Nurse supervises and coordinates the daily operations of the Operating Room. This includes the daily staffing assignments, surgery schedule changes and add-ons, and the coordination of departmental resources. Responsible for coordinating and supervising the nursing and technical staff. Monitors the performance and competency of the staff and gives verbal and written input for annual performance evaluations, as well as assisting the Director with personnel issues regarding noncompliance of policies and procedures. Functions as the liaison with the medical staff and other customers for the Director when not present. Contributes to the development of policies and procedures, performance improvement plans, and has general oversight for staff orientation and development. Promotes performance excellence standards within the department.
Licensure/Certification Required: California RN licensure; CPR – Current ACLS – Current
Licensure/Certification Preferred: CNOR
Experience Preferred: Minimum 2 years experience in multi-specialty OR. Previous leadership experience.