Perioperative/ Theatre Nurse Vacancy at Summit Orthopaedics

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Summit Orthopaedics is a start up company dedicated to providing cutting edge solutions to bone and joint problems.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Perioperative/ Theatre Nurse

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • We are looking for a competent Perioperative/Theatre Nurse to assist surgeons during operations and keep the operating room sterile at all times.
  • They need to possess phenomenal efficiency and attention to detail with a strong knowledge of operation procedures and patient safety. Being compassionate and sensitive is a prerequisite for the profession. The ideal candidate goes one step further by being a critical thinker, fast to act in emergencies.
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Responsibilities

  • Assess patients prior to surgery e.g. NPO status and alleviate their concerns
  • Gather all supplies needed for the operation
  • Assume responsibility of keeping the operating room sterilized
  • Position and prepare patient on operating table
  • Pass medical instruments or other objects to the surgeon during operation
  • Monitor patient’s vital signs to detect anomalies
  • Evaluate patient in postoperative phases
  • Adhere to safety standards and precautions
  • Assume duties within or out of the sterile field as assigned.
  • Assessing patients prior to surgery and alleviating their concerns
  • Gathering all supplies needed for the operation
  • Assuming responsibility of keeping the operating room sterilized
  • Communicate with physicians, LPNs, radiologists and other medical professionals
  • Track and maintain medical supply inventory along with other staff members
  • Full-time role will include providing a full range of duties including:
  • Proven experience as operating room nurse circulating and scrub
  • Excellent knowledge of aseptic and sterile techniques
  • Solid understanding of patient safety and precautions
  • In-depth knowledge of surgical operation procedures
  • Outstanding organizational ability
  • A great team player with excellent communication skills
  • Cool tempered with emotional and physical stamina

Minimum Qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree/HND

Other Requirements:

  • Must display basic knowledge of the role
  • Must have the current license
  • Experience in Perioperative nursing is desirable
  • Applicants should be resident in Lagos.
  • Preferably Egbeda and its environs.

Application Closing Date
22nd August, 2019.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: summitortho@yahoo.com using the “Job Title as subject of the email.

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