The OR team leader is accountable to his/her department supervisor for planning, organizing, directing and controlling activities concerning his /her specific service. The OR team leader maintains standards of quality patient care on the assigned unit in an effective and efficient manner for the adolescent (ages 12-18), adult (ages 19-65), and geriatric (ages 66 and over) patient. Through the assessment of patient needs, the OR team leader assigns duties, coordinates work efforts, promotes communication, maintains harmonious relationships among staff and promotes a safe, comfortable atmosphere for patients in cooperation with the appropriate departmental supervisor.
Certifications: Licensed as a registered nurse in the State of KY, CNOR preferred
Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, Bachelor's of Nursing required.
Experience: Presents evidence of additional education preparation in leadership, skills and management, previous surgery experience required