Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Surgery Center ( Per Diem - Days ) in Santa Monica, California


Providence is calling a Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Surgery Center, Per Diem, Day Shift to Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Under the general supervision of the Ambulatory Surgery Director, the Clinical Nurse in the operating room will provide 100% clinical service by providing direct patient care for patients undergoing surgical intervention for a variety of surgical specialties.

  • The Clinical Nurse in the operating room is a professionally licensed person with demonstrated perioperative clinical expertise.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current unrestricted RN license in the State of California required

  • Current BLS certification required

  • Current PALS certification required

  • Current ACLS certification required

  • EKG monitoring competency required

  • Prior experience in a PACU, ASU, or ASC is required

  • Clinically skilled in ASU and PACU nursing

  • Competency of operation of 12-Lead EKG, 3 lead EKG monitoring, Pulse Oximetry

  • Competent with monitoring and diagnostic equipment

  • Knowledge of perioperative care of patients undergoing a variety of surgical procedures including ophthalmology, ENT, general, and GI/GU

  • Ability to deal effectively with many people across a broad range of backgrounds and ages

  • Ability to prioritize, organize and coordinate patient care

  • Nursing degree/diploma upon hire

  • Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) or higher required within three (3) years or 20 years of RN experience

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN)

  • Pediatrics experience

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Surgical Services (Intraop)

Location: California-Santa Monica

Req ID: 140514