Surgery Center Charge Nurse

A successful outpatient surgery center centrally located in Southern California is looking to hire a Charge Nurse. The Charge RN will work with the Nurse Director and be a key leader amongst this team of quality perioperative nurses.

The Charge Nurse will ensure patient flow throughout the pre-op, OR and post-operative care. Efficient and clear communication between the OR and PACU staff will provide the best possible patient care. The Charge Nurse will report the Director of Nursing and they will be supported by a Infection Control Nurse and Nurse Educator. The Director of Nursing is looking for a Charge Nurse that may be willing to take on additional responsibilities as they get comfortable with the facility.

This advanced same-day surgery center has TWO OPERATING ROOMS and TWO GI SUITES. This nursing team performs 300 cases per month on average. The Charge Nurse will work primarily with eye, endoscopy, general and orthopedic surgical patients. Additionally, this dynamic team is always looking to expand their offerings and bring on additional practitioners and service lines.

The quality team of nurses are often cross-trained between the operating room and pacu. The Charge Nurse will ideally have a strong background in all of perioperative services and a full-array of surgery experience. 

The Charge Nurse will be proud to work with a ambulatory surgery center that is part of a well-respected company that has associated outpatient surgery centers throughout the United States. This vast group of health care professionals provides tremendous support for each facility and is always only a phone call away. 

This same-day surgery center is located for easy commuting from either Los Angeles or Orange County. The surrounding neighborhoods are known for being safe and family friendly while providing great school districts.  

This is an hourly position with the opportunity for overtime.