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PACU Registered Nurse (HJD) 12:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Job ID:1020208_0015347 Area of Talent:Nursing Position Type:Full-Time/Regular Location:Hospital for Joint Diseases Shift:12:00 PM to 08:00 PM Union:Local 1199 - RN
The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center is one of the nation's leading orthopaedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopaedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopaedic program in New York City. HJD is consistently ranked among the leading orthopaedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect patients' ability to function. We specialize in the following areas: Orthopaedic Surgery, Rheumatology, Neurology, and Radiology.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as Reregistered Nurse in our Recovery Room or PACU. To qualify you must have a Bachelors degree in Nursing with current NYS RN License, PALS, ACLS, BLS. The position requires a patient, empathetic, caring nurse with a strong focus on clinical and patient satisfaction; A minimum of two years of recent Post Anesthesia Care or Intensive Care experience in an acute care settling; Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building skills with an emphasis on patient satisfaction is expected.
The PACU is a comprehensive, high acuity, specialty area that provides acute and critical nursing care for patients immediately following surgery. The successful Registered Professional Nurse carries out patient care responsibilities with emphasis on decision-making related to the steps in the nursing process to include assessment, diagnosis, and identification of expected outcomes, planning, implementation and evaluation. Provides competent, safe and compassionate care based on established NYULMC Patient Care and Nursing Standards.
As a member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team, formulates the initial plan of care with the provider (physician or nurse practitioner) and collaborates with them to implement a comprehensive patient-centered plan of care to achieve expected outcomes.
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