Registered Nurse - RN - PACU, PRN Day

Location
Providence Healthcare, TX, Waco, TX
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 03, 2018
Closes
Feb 20, 2018
Specialty
OR / PACU, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job ID: 219121

Registered Nurse - RN - PACU, PRN Day

Waco, Texas

Regular
/
Day

Additional Job Information

Title: RN - PACU

City, State:  Waco,TX

Location:  Providence Health Center

Department:   Surgery Recovery Room 001

Additional Job Details:  PRN,Day, 0 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

The RN-PACU provides direct nursing care for anesthetized patients in the immediate post-operative or post-procedural period.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Follows aseptic sterile technique according to Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses / American Society of Peri Anesthesia Nurses (AORN/ASPAN) standards.

  • Evaluates patient's responses to treatments and interventions.

  • Manages patient's pain.

  • Anticipates case-specific needs based on knowledge of procedure(s) performed and pathophysiology.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

    • Certified Advanced Life Support specializing in Advanced Cardio Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

    • Certified BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

    • Licensed Clinical Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing .  

Education:
  • Associate Degree 
    • Associate's degree in nursing from an accredited program requiredBSN preferred

Work Experience:
  • 1 year of PACU or Critical Care (ICU/ED) nursing experience preferred.

How To Apply

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037. 

Note:  If this job opening falls within the Nursing, Nursing Support, or Frontline Supervisor job families, in order to be considered for this job opening you will be required to complete an online fit assessment and satisfy all other job requirements. Details on completing the assessment will be emailed to you one business day after your completed application has been submitted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Healthcare Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE  M/F/D/V).   

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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