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Cardiovascular Operating Room Nurse excellent at working among surgical services, operating room teams and specialized areas treating cardiovascular patients. Ensure sterile procedures are followed and all necessary equipment and medications are available. Perform patient care, clinical problem solving and monitoring.
Operating room procedures
Furnish emergency equipment
Cardiovascular Operating Room Nurse, April 2012 – Present Los Angeles Memorial Hospital– Los Angeles, CA
Place patients in prescribed position to assure access to the operative field and adjust the operating room table as necessary for surgeons.
Prepare operative area and drape patient or assist surgeons with draping patient.
Observe patient throughout cardiovascular surgical procedure to detect possible complications and breaks in the sterile technique.
Furnish operating staff with emergency equipment and supplies to prevent fatality.
Use established techniques to prepare and assist with surgical procedures and sets up all necessary instruments, supplies and equipment for various types of operations.
Arrange instruments and other articles in specified order on portable table immediately accessible to the operating room staff.
Cardiovascular Operating Room Nurse, August 2008 – May 2012 Monterey Clinical Services– Monterey, CA
Anticipated surgeon’s need for sponges, equipment, suction tubes, sutures and other items and promptly handed items to surgeon.
Provided special equipment such as electro-surgical machines and cauteries to surgeon and ensured they were in proper working order.
Regulated fluids such as plasma, blood, saline and glucose solutions, providing additional fluids when necessary.
2008 Bachelor of Science, Nursing University of California – Los Angeles, CA