Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)

  1. Woodland Hills,CA
  2. Sep 08, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13086136 Job Description & Requirements
Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)
StartDate: 09/13/2017Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $42.60 - 42.60

Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills Medical Center is a general medical and surgical hospital in Woodland Hills, CA. It performed nearly at the level of nationally ranked U.S. News Best Hospitals in 4 adult specialties. Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills Medical Center has 175 beds.

Woodland Hills is an affluent neighborhood in the southwestern area of the San Fernando Valley, east of Calabasas and west of Tarzana, with Warner Center in its northern section. On the north, Woodland Hills is bordered by West Hills, Canoga Park, and Winnetka, and on the south by Topanga and Malibu, California. Some neighborhoods are in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains. Running east-west through the community are U.S. Route 101 (Ventura Freeway) and Ventura Boulevard, whose western terminus is at Valley Circle Boulevard in Woodland Hills.

Along the western boundary of Woodland Hills is the large Upper Las Virgenes Canyon Open Space Preserve, a regional park with a trail network for miles of hiking, mountain biking, and equestrian rides. The trailhead and parking are at the very western end of Victory Boulevard in Woodland Hills. Scheduled walks and programs are offered. The Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area has various parks nearby to the south of the community. The Top of Topanga Overlook gives panoramic views of the verdant Woodland Hills neighborhoods and the Valley.


The role of the perioperative nurse / operating room nurse (OR RN) is to provide care for patients before, during, and after surgery or surgical procedures. The OR nurse / OR RN also serves as patient educator, circulating nurse and/or scrub nurse, and potentially RN first assistant or operating room director with additional training. Circulating OR nurses work within the operating suite but outside of the sterile field; scrub OR nurses handle and prepare operating instruments and equipment within the sterile field. Perioperative nurses work in every type of healthcare facility, including hospitals, ambulatory or outpatient surgery centers, and physician offices.

Required Qualifications
GYN, General Plastics.

Preferred Qualifications
Health Connect

Facility Location
Woodland Hills is bordered by some of California's most revered scenic locations, including Topanga and Malibu. Outdoors types will want to explore Topanga Canyon, which offers fantastic hiking and camping options, as well as Shoup Park, located within the city's limits and offering a plethora of recreational facilities. With a range of scenic parks and no shortage of natural splendor, as well as a close proximity to downtown Los Angeles, Woodland Hills is one of the region's finest small cities.

Job Benefits
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


About the Company
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


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