Nov 29, 2021

OR Nurse Coordinator - OR

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • United States

Job Description

Job Description

NATIONAL LEADERS IN PEDIATRIC CARE
Ranked No. 5 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) provides the best care in California.

Here world-class experts in medicine, education and research work together to deliver family-centered care half a million times each year. From primary to complex critical care, more than 350 programs and services are offered, each one specially designed for children.

The CHLA of the future is brighter than can be imagined. Investments in technology, research and innovation will create care that is personal, convenient and empowering. Our scientists will work with clinical experts to take laboratory discoveries and create treatments that are a perfect match for every patient. And together, CHLA team members will turn health care into health transformation.

Join a hospital where the work you do will matter—to you, to your colleagues, and above all, to our patients and families. The work will be challenging, but always rewarding.

It’s Work That Matters.


Overview

Position Summary:

The Operating Room Coordinator will oversee surgical care in the Urology service line. The Urology Coordinator will be responsible for the management of the service in the Main OR and the ASC. Responsibilities include managing the service-specific equipment including Da Vinci Robot, implants and supplies for the service as well as the preference cards. The OR coordinator works closely with the OR Educator and Lead Nurses to ensure that new staff who are orienting and novice staff who are learning, experience the surgical procedures necessary to provide a well-rounded experience in the service. It will be expected that the qualified OR Coordinator be able to circulate and scrub most cases.

This is an 8 hour shift (7am-3:30pm), working 5 day a week, with no on-call, weekend or holidays required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A minimum of three years’ experience as a Registered Nurse in the OR and have an expert level knowledge of patient care principles and equipment.
  • The OR Coordinator should have basic knowledge of the principles of conducting clinical research, performance improvement, and project management and can maintain a calm demeanor and direct responses to crises and emergencies.

Education/Licensure/Certifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing and current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California.
  • American Heart Association BLS and PALS required.
  • CNOR Certification Preferred.

Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) is a leader in pediatric and adolescent health both here and across the globe. As a premier Magnet teaching hospital, you’ll find an environment that’s alive with learning, rooted in care and compassion, and home to thought leadership and unwavering support. CHLA is dedicated to creating hope and building healthier futures – for our patients, as well as for you and your career!

CHLA has been affiliated with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California since 1932.

At Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, our work matters. And so do each and every one of our valued team members. Your race and ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation and ability make you uniquely you – and that is just who we are looking for! So, bring the best of yourself and contribute to our mission in your own unique way.

Diversity inspires innovation. Our experiences, perspectives and backgrounds allow us to better serve our patients. As an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate the differences of our team members.