Operation Theatre (OT) Nurse

Assist in preparing the operating room (OR) for surgical procedures by ensuring cleanliness, proper functioning of equipment, and availability of necessary...

Assist in preparing the operating room (OR) for surgical procedures by ensuring cleanliness, proper functioning of equipment, and availability of necessary...

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Operation Theatre (OT) Nurse

Saudi German Hospital

Healthcare

Posted on 27 Feb, 2024
Expired


Experience

2 – 5 years

Location

Dubai

Qualification

Bachelor's Degree

Nationality

Unspecified

Gender

Any

Job Sector

Healthcare

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Unspecified

Vacancies

Unspecified

Job Description

  • Assist in preparing the operating room (OR) for surgical procedures by ensuring cleanliness, proper functioning of equipment, and availability of necessary supplies and instrumentation.
  • Conduct preoperative assessments of patients, including reviewing medical histories, verifying surgical consents, and assessing vital signs, to ensure readiness for surgery.
  • Provide direct patient care during surgical procedures by assisting the surgical team, monitoring patient vital signs, administering medications, and ensuring patient safety and comfort.
  • Assist surgeons during procedures by passing instruments and supplies, maintaining a sterile field, and operating surgical equipment as needed.
  • Collaborate effectively with surgeons, anesthesiologists, surgical technologists, and other healthcare team members to ensure smooth coordination and execution of surgical procedures.
  • Accurately document intraoperative events, including surgical counts, specimen handling, and administration of medications, in compliance with regulatory standards and institutional policies.
  • Provide postoperative care to patients in the recovery room (PACU) by monitoring vital signs, assessing pain levels, managing surgical incisions, and addressing immediate postoperative needs.
  • Educate patients and families about postoperative care instructions, including wound care, activity restrictions, medication management, and signs of complications, to promote optimal recovery outcomes.
  • Adhere to strict infection control protocols and aseptic techniques to minimize the risk of surgical site infections and ensure a safe surgical environment for patients and healthcare providers.
  • Respond promptly to intraoperative emergencies or complications, such as hemorrhage, hypotension, or allergic reactions, by initiating appropriate interventions and collaborating with the surgical team to stabilize the patient.
  • Participate in quality improvement initiatives and performance improvement projects related to perioperative nursing practices, contributing to enhanced patient safety, outcomes, and satisfaction.
  • Stay abreast of advances in perioperative nursing practice, surgical techniques, and technology by participating in ongoing education and professional development activities.
  • Adhere to ethical principles and professional standards of nursing practice, including maintaining patient confidentiality, respecting patient autonomy, and upholding the principles of beneficence and nonmaleficence.
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Collaborate with other healthcare disciplines, such as anesthesia, surgery, radiology, and laboratory services, to ensure comprehensive and coordinated patient care throughout the perioperative continuum.
  • Patient Advocacy: Advocate for patients' rights, preferences, and needs within the perioperative setting, serving as a liaison between patients, families, and the healthcare team to promote patient-centered care and positive surgical experiences.

Job Skills

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in Nursing or a related field from an accredited institution.
  • Licensure: Must possess a valid DHA (Dubai Health Authority) Registered Nurse license.
  • Experience: A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience as a Registered Nurse, preferably in an operation theatre or surgical setting.

Job Location

Dubai

Saudi German Hospital

Saudi German Hospital

  • Company category
    Healthcare
  • Employees
    51-200
  • Location
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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