Occupation Profile – Registered Nurse (Perioperative)  – (ANZSCO 254423) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleREGISTERED NURSE (PERIOPERATIVE)
ANZSCO Code254423
Occupations in this Group 254411 Nurse Practitioner
254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
254423 Registered Nurse (Perioperative)
254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
254499 Registered Nurses nec
DescriptionProvides nursing care to patients before, during and immediately after surgery, assesses patients’ condition, plans nursing care for surgical intervention, maintains a safe and comfortable environment, assists Surgeons and Anaesthetists during surgery, and monitors patients’ recovery from anaesthetic, prior to return to, or discharge from, ward. Registration or licensing is required.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationRegistered Nurse (Anaesthetic)
Registered Nurse (Operating Room)
Registered Nurse (Recovery)
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsNone
Tasks-assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care for patients according to accepted nursing practice and standards
-working in consultation with other Health Professionals and members of health teams, and coordinating the care of patients
-providing interventions, treatments and therapies such as medications, and monitoring responses to treatment and care plan
-promoting health and assisting in preventing ill health by participating in health education and other health promotion activities
-answering questions and providing information to patients and families about treatment and care
-supervising and coordinating the work of Enrolled Nurses and other health care workers
Skills Assessment AuthorityAustralian Nursing & Midwifery Accreditation Council
Related Occupations 254411 Nurse Practitioner
254412 Registered Nurse (Aged Care)
254413 Registered Nurse (Child and Family Health)
254414 Registered Nurse (Community Health)
254415 Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency)
254417 Registered Nurse (Disability and Rehabilitation)
254416 Registered Nurse (Developmental Disability)
254418 Registered Nurse (Medical)
254421 Registered Nurse (Medical Practice)
254422 Registered Nurse (Mental Health)
254424 Registered Nurse (Surgical)
254499 Registered Nurses nec
State Sponsorship Options Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsProficient English (e.g. IELTS: at least 7 in each skill)