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carries the principal responsibility for performing the operation and administering patient care
surgeon in charge
scrubs in, can be an RN or LPN, hands instruments to the surgeon
scrub nurse or scrub tech
RN, works outside the sterile field, keeps track of counts, guards against violations of sterile technique, obtains supplies
specialized physican monitors vital signs, responsible for any complications related to anesthesia
RN who is qualified to administer anesthesia under supervision
completed 2-3 years of training, they choose medicine or surgery as their primary area of interest. may assist throughout procedure.
physician assistant or surgeon assistant
all nursing depts report to this person who then reports to top level hospital administrators
This executive, an RN is responsible for the OR schedule and nursing assignments
a nurse in full charge of running the OR. can influence surgeons significantly.
in charge of one or two specialties
head nurse or team leader
has a business rather than nursing background. they are concerned with business management of the OR
unit manager/business manager
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