Travel Nurse - RN - OR - Operating Room
Torrington, CT
Nurse Earth
Profession Nurse
Type Travel
Specialties OR - Operating Room
Location Torrington, CT
Shift 8 or 10
Duration 13 week
Start Date ASAP
Travel Nurse RN OR

Operating Room RN

Job Summary:


OR Circulator

Review patient consent forms and other paperwork

Review procedure to be performed

Assist in transport of patient into OR

Assist in positioning patient on surgical table

Take notes during procedure

Keeps count of each instrument used

Replenishes supplies

Communicate with individuals outside the OR

Verify instrument counts

Complete charting

Transport patient to PACU

Liaise with patients’ loved ones regarding the surgery

OR Scrub

Prepare the surgical suite

Lay out surgical instruments

Review procedure to be performed

Assess and prepare patient

Monitor patient status

Pass surgeon instruments

Collects samples for lab tests

Collects all used instruments and equipment

Assess patient status

Transport used tools for resterilization

Returns used machines


Minimum Qualifications:

Active and unencumbered RN license
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) credentials are required for every OR travel nurse job
2 years experience in an operating room setting in one of the above roles.

Preferred Qualifications:

CNOR, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), or other credentials may be required for specific assignments.


Weekly Hours 40

Blended Rate $63.36

Gross Weekly Pay $2,181.00

Taxable Per Hour $34.00

Lodging Weekly $672.00

Meals Weekly $385.00

About  Nurse Earth

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Nurse Earth is a nurse exclusive recruitment company. We work with hospitals and medical facilities to find them the most accomplished nurses for their available positions. Nurse Earth utilizes a specialized vetting process by clinical staff to ensure that facilities find their optimal candidate and nurses feel that their professional interests are valued, honored, and respected in finding their ideal position.