circulating nurse responsibilities to the patient and surgical team

CIRCULATING NURSE
Responsibilities to the
patient & surgical team
Culture of Safety
Behavioral Response
Physiological Response
Prevention of Infection
Medication Safety
Positioning Practices
Time Out
Skin Preparation
Patient Advocay
Perioperative Process
Instrumentation
Malignant Hyperthermia
Traffic Patterns
Surgical Team
Surgical Asepsis
Surgical Attire
- Medications labeled on sterile field
- Patient's Response to pain medication
- RN Scope of practice
- Allergies
- Prone
- Kraske
- Lithomy
- Lateral
- Kidney
- Skin Assessment
- Hair Removal
- Surgical Prep
- Preoperative Teaching
- Advanced Directive
- Informed Consent
- Cutting
- Dissecting
- Clamping
- Grasping
- Probing
- Dilating
- Retracting
- Sectioning
- Symptoms
- Treatment
- Prevention
- Surgeon
- Scrub person
- Surgical Assistant
- Anesthesia Professional
- Draping
- Universal Precautions
- Maintenance of sterile field
- Hair Covered
- Appropriate Scrub Attire
- Face Mask
- Eye Protection
- Nails
- Jewelry
Count Policy
- When?
- Why?
- Who?
- How?
- What?
- Expected Outcomes
- Emotional Needs Met
- Physical Needs Met
- Restricted
- Unrestricted
- Semi-restricted
- Environmental Concerns
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