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Clinical Nurse IV - Operating Room - FT - Days at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 12636

Updated: July 17, 2019
Job Family: Nursing

Job Description & Salary Range


UC Title:                                     Clinical Nurse IV

Position Number:                      10001122

Reports to:                                 Nurse Services Manager 2

Working Title:                            Clinical Nurse IV

Cost Center:                              Operating Room (7021)

Bargaining Unit:                       NX

FLSA:                                          Nonexempt

Job Code:                                  9137

Date Created:                            07/17/2019

Shift:                                           Day Shift

Hours:                                         40.00


Position Summary: 

The Specialty Nurse Coordinator is responsible for coordinating all clinical functions, nursing practice and the standards of care related to the delivery of patient care within the assigned specialty service in the Main Operating Room.  Will use the nursing process to design, coordinate, and deliver care to meet the identified needs of patients having operative procedures.   Assists in directing daily activities, leading, planning, controlling and evaluating nursing practices and operations for the specialty area.  Provides patient care to assigned patients and is considered the clinical expert and resource for the specialty service. Serves as a role model and clinical resource to colleagues, staff, patients and students.


Salary Range: 


Rate    Minimum  $51.77   Midpoint  $61.42   Maximum  $71.07


Required Qualifications:

A minimum of three years of nursing experience in an acute care perioperative setting, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a perioperative setting

Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays

All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Basic Life Support

Certified Nurse Operating Room

Demonstrated formal leadership role (leading, planning, controlling and evaluating nursing practices and operations)

Demonstrated knowledge of aseptic technique, surgical instrumentation and equipment, and practice of infection control techniques, body mechanics and age related acuity levels

Demonstrated teaching/education/in-service skills

Must possess a minimum of two years recent work experience in, and complete understanding of, the specific specialty procedures area served

Prior experience with service coordination of supply chain

Registered Nurse


Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families

Demonstrated experience in a leadership role


Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

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