LPN License (Preferred)
ACLS Certification (Preferred)
We are seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). The following are the major duties required:
-Assist surgeon in operative cases; this includes holding instruments, and retracting tissue as well as handing instruments to surgeon. Procedures are predominantly abdominoplasty and liposuction, but also include breast augmentation, breast lift, breast reduction, fat transfer, thighplasty, brachioplasty and skin tightening procedures, among others.
-Patient safe positioning for procedures.
-Assembling/set-up in the OR using sterile technique..
-Clean and sterilize surgical equipment and supplies following established standards.
-Keeping a detailed log of inventory and submitting purchasing needs to management.
In addition, on nonoperative days, the nurse will see consults and postop patients with the doctor, typically one day a week. This will require the taking of vitals and a brief history. It will also require assistance with dressing changes and wound care as needed.
The need is for a five day work week, typically 9-5. Dependability is crucial.
Experience in the OR is preferred, but we can train the right person as well.
No vaccine mandate required.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $25.00 - $30.00 per hour
Work Location: One location