Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Surgery/OR ( Full Time Variable ) Bonus Eligible for External Applicants in Santa Monica, California


Providence is calling a full time, variable shift, Registered Nurse to the Surgery Department at Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA.

*Sign On Bonus - For External Applicants. Caregiver Referral Bonus Available*

In this position you will:

  • Working under the supervision of and in collaboration with the Charge Nurse, and RN Coordinator, Specialty Management, RN Director, Surgery, and the Administrative Director, Perioperative Services, the Registered Nurse in the operating room is a professionally licensed person with demonstrated perioperative clinical expertise. The individual in this position provides a 100% clinical service for the operating room by:

  • Assisting the clinical staff in case preparation activities.

  • Planning and coordinating intra-operative care for patients undergoing surgical intervention for a cluster of surgical specialties.

  • Applying and interpreting hospital policies and nursing practice guidelines.

  • Participating in the monitoring of inventory control of supplies.

  • Ensuring the order, functionality, availability of OR supplies and equipment.

  • Maintaining an effective line of communication with the control desk, sales representatives, surgeons, ancillary staff, and visitors. Participating in select patient care activities such as scrubbing, circulating, room turnover and transporting as required or assigned.

  • Participating in and collaborating with the Director, Surgical Services, in meeting the department's budgetary objectives, regulatory compliance, and goal implementation.

  • Behaviorally supporting the philosophy, objectives and goals of hospital administration and its representatives.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current CA Registered Nurse (RN) license

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association

  • At least 1 year experience as an acute care OR/Surgery RN

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN)

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines.

The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.

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: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Surgical Services (Intraop)

Location: California-Santa Monica

Req ID: 132713