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RN Surgery Board Runner Full Time Day 5k Sign On

Placentia-Linda Hospital
Placentia, CA 92870
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Since 1972, Placentia-Linda Hospital has expanded right along with north Orange County. As our communities grow, we continue to offer a full range of medical services to meet your family s needs. One thing remains the same our caring and compassionate staff, which is committed to providing excellent quality and customer satisfaction. The numerous awards and distinctions we ve earned demonstrate that. The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America, once again named Placentia-Linda Top Performer on Key Quality Measures in 2014. The hospital was recognized for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions.

We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching 401(k), several health & dental plans to choose from, generous tuition assistance plans, and relocation assistance for select positions.

Job Summary:

The primary goal for the Charge Nurse/Board Runner is efficient operating room coordination to insure prompt, safe, effective throughput of surgical patient. This position is responsible for the daily management and coordination of operating room assignments, ensuring proper staff skill mix and equipment coordination. Works with the anesthesia department to ensure appropriate staffing is available for schedule changes throughout the day. Coordinates the care of the surgical patient with ancillary departments, such as PACU, inpatient units, Radiology, Lab, or Cath Lab. Works closely with the scheduling department to coordinate the surgery schedule for the following business day. Serves as the central contact person for surgeons, anesthesia, surgery staff and associates in the department. Able to demonstrate organizational, interpersonal, and time management skills. Responsible for efficient and effective patient care and quality improvement. Helps in determining goals and effectively manages resources to achieve the goals. Provides immediate mentoring/coaching to teammates as needed. Maintains a collegial relationship with physicians to ensure quality patient care. Participates in the development and growth of safety culture in the Surgery Department. Other unit responsibilities may include participation in performance improvement, clinical education, staff counseling and coaching, providing input for employee evaluations and quarterly charge nurse meetings. Performs all the duties required of an OR staff nurse. Reports directly to the Clinical Coordinator/OR manager and Director of Perioperative Services.


Work requires knowledge, experience and skills in which managerial, teaching and strong, collaborative communication abilities have been demonstrated in order to effectively manage care of the surgical patient, unit operations, staff assignments, and care appropriate to the age of the patients served in the surgery department, for efficient throughput. Has at least three years operating room experience and proven leadership ability. Speaks, reads and writes English.

  • Three years in an OR staff position

  • Past Charge Nurse or management position experience preferred

  • Current CA RN licensure

  • American Heart Association BLS

  • American Heart Association ACLS preferred

  • CNOR preferred

    Job: Surgical Services
    Primary Location: Placentia, California
    Facility: Placentia-Linda Hospital
    Job Type: Full-time
    Shift Type: Days


    Jobs Rated Reports for Registered Nurse

    Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-11-13

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