OR Nurse

OR Nurse needed for a leading ophthalmology medical center in Kuwait.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing from a reputable university.
  • At least 2 years experience in an operating room.
  • Experience in Ophthalmology is a MUST.
  • Excellent communication skills and presents a friendly, caring manner which puts patients at ease.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to quality in patient care and maintaining standards of courtesy and friendliness to co-workers.
  • Comply with patient confidentiality and integrity policy on all matters.
  • Fluent in Arabic and English.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for nursing care of the patient within the Operating Room.
  • Coordinate the needs of the surgical team with other care providers necessary for completion of surgery.
  • Be the patient advocate, and assure that quality care is administered.
  • Assist, as needed, Director of Nursing in improving teaching program for staff members.
  • Communicate effectively, maintaining harmonious interpersonal relationships.
  • Review all policies and procedures on a yearly basis.
  • Attend updated and continuing education courses relevant to specialty field.
  • Provide a safe environment for treating surgical patients to prevent cross-infection.
  • Assist in cleaning and preparation of operating room, supplies, and equipment.
  • Assist in ordering supplies and equipment.
  • Participate in on-going quality assurance programs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing / Assistant Administrator.

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