The Operating Room Nurse is responsible for helping surgeons in the OR. Operating Room Registered Nurses will prepare the operating room and the patient for the procedure and make positive that all medical equipment is clean and working correctly.
Responsibilities:OR Registered Nurse duties consist of:
- Assessing the health of the patient before, during and after the procedure.
- Anticipate the needs of the surgeons and give medical instruments and supplies to them during operations.
- Collecting and labeling all items needed for lab work.