Registered Nurse (RN) — AMN Surgical Services Flex Team

Location: Los Angeles, California US

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Requisition Number: FLEX-SS

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The Surgical Services Flex Team offers nurses a unique opportunity to impact the lives of patients and their families in a diverse healthcare environment. In this role, you will become a part of a community of nurses who provide high-quality patient care across several local facilities and in a range of specialty units within each facility. You will learn and grow in a supportive and inclusive environment where you can fully apply your experience and passion—and truly make a difference. It’s everything you love about per diem or travel nursing—competitive pay and benefits, a variety of work experiences, and schedule flexibility—with the added benefits of regular work hours, the stability of full-time or part-time employment, and the support of clinical leadership.  We also offer Relocation Assistance.

Job Description 
In this role, the AMN  Surgical Services Flex Team RN will provide professional comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment within a variety of specialty units, settings, and healthcare facilities. 

  • Provide direct patient care in a surgical setting, to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and policies.  
  • Prepare operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use. 
  • Perform circulating functions before surgery, including preparing the operating environment, orienting and assessing the patient, and reviewing patient’s medical record and surgeon’s notes to ensure all pre-requisites and preferences are met. 
  • Ensure safety checklists and procedures are implemented and documented at all times. 
  • Perform circulating functions during surgery, including monitoring and communicating patient condition; documenting interventions and activities; monitoring the sterile field; and controlling traffic into, out of, and around the room. 
  • May perform scrub functions, including the preparation, selection, and handling of instruments and supplies used during the surgical procedure and perform surgical counts with the circulating nurse. 
  • Perform pre-op and post-surgical workflows. 

This position reports to the Nurse Manager of the assigned nursing department or unit and is accountable to the PSJH chief nursing executive and AMN chief clinical officer. 
 
Requirements 

 

  • Experience in one of more of the following: pre-op, OR, PACU, and ambulatory surgery 
  • RN experience and active, current unrestricted CA license  
  • Robotic, ortho, and general OR experience 
  • Graduate of an RN program—BSN degree preferred 
  • CNOR certification preferred   
  • BLS/CPR certification (issued by the American Heart Association) 
  • ACLS  certification 

 

 

 

 

Location of Facilities 

The city of Los Angeles (also known as the "City of Angels") is home to more than 17 million people who hail from all parts of the globe—making it the second-most populous city in the United States. Although it’s known for the film-making industry, LA sits along one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in the world and is also surrounded by both mountains and beautiful Southern California deserts. Ask anyone why they live in Los Angeles, and a familiar cliché will emerge: "Los Angeles is the place where dreams come true." This intoxicating mix of free-spirited hope and relentless ambition is one of the defining characteristic of Los Angeles residents. 

 

Job Benefits 

 

As an integral member of the AMN Flex Team, you will enjoy a number of benefits to help you advance in your career. 

 

  • Flexibility: Choose when and where you work through the AMN Hub mobile app self-scheduling feature 
  • Stability: Regular hours and market-leading compensation and benefits package 
  • Camaraderie: Belong to an exclusive team that cultivates collaboration and community 
  • Growth: Gain valuable hands-on experience in a variety of specialty units 
  • Coaching: Benefit from career coaching and additional professional development opportunities 
  • Support: Take advantage of 24/7 access to an AMN clinical manager for support and issue resolution 
  • Guidance: Receive comprehensive, standardized onboarding and orientation to prepare you for success from Day 1 
  • Engagement: Connect with your peers through AMN focus-groups, town hall meetings, and more 

 

 

About The Company 

AMN Healthcare, the leading innovator in workforce solutions with nearly 30 years of staffing experience across per diem, travel, and short-term nursing, has partnered with top-ranked healthcare facilities to provide permanent nursing staff opportunities to qualified clinicians. 

With award-winning brands such as Nursefinders®, American Mobile Healthcare®, and Onward Healthcare®, AMN delivers the most comprehensive pool of healthcare professionals to meet our clients’ needs. Our network of nurses, physicians, and allied professionals is the largest and most qualified in the United States, due to our innovative recruitment, multibrand, and quality assurance strategies. 

AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/disability/protected veteran employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply. 

City: Los Angeles

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Registered Nurse (RN) — AMN Surgical Services Flex Team

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Job Number: 19564