currently offering a $10,000 Sign On Bonus at hire for candidates
meeting specialty experience bonus
To improve the health status of the
community is a driving force in our mission and as a Registered
Nurse for Surgery at a Level 1 trauma
and burn center, your role as a RN in the Operating Room
plays an integral part in directly affecting those we serve.
We LOVE to provide learning opportunities
for our staff, as well as children and families in our community.
Whether you are attending robotic training opportunities offered
throughout the year, or helping to facilitate career day events,
your passions will be encouraged here. You can also have easily
accessible and hand’s on opportunities with the local AORN chapter
as we are the area host facility. Your role here will include
opportunities for growing your clinical skillset, as well as
advancement through a clinical
ladder that is achievable with experience and leadership
With an average of over 14,000 cases a year
and 24 licensed operating rooms (including 2 hybrid OR’s and a Burn
Unit OR), you will have the unique opportunity to learn from
multiple disciplines, develop close relationships with surgeons and
anesthesiologists alike, and be able to make a difference in the
lives of thousands. You can expect to see the following types of
cases: trauma, burn, pediatrics, neurosurgery, cardiac surgery,
gynecology, surgical oncology, general surgery, robotics, oral and
maxillofacial (OMFS), urology, ophthalmology, plastics, dental, and
In this role you
will work closely with the neurosurgical
team members. You and your team members will develop and enhance
significant specialized skills that can best be honed in a
specialized team like ours.
duties as a neurosurgical nurse may include meeting with patients
and their families prior to surgery to explain the procedure that
will so greatly affect them/their loved ones. You will supervise
room setup including getting the high-tech equipment ready for the
surgeon to use during the procedure.
times you will scrub in, actively assisting in the surgery itself.
At other times you will run the room as a circulating nurse making
sure that everything is prepared for the particular procedure being
will participate in spine and head surgery, including trauma
affecting both these areas, as well as for stroke victims, where
seconds are precious to the best possible medical outcome. After
the surgery you will supervise transition of the patient to the
post-operative care departments.
- Minimum 1 – 2
years recent Neurosurgery or Surgery experience
- California RN
Certification within 6 months of hire
- Ability to
take On-Call during the week and some weekends
Please note: Per the CDPH
healthcare workers are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or
have an approved exemption
and test regularly.