PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse
Company: St. David's Surgical Hospital
Location: Round Rock
Posted on: May 24, 2023
Description IntroductionDo you have the PRN career opportunities
as a PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse you want with your current
employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St.
David's Surgical Hospital which is part of the nation's leading
provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsSt. David's
Surgical Hospital, offers a total rewards package that supports the
health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The
available plans and programs include:
Learn more about Employee BenefitsNote: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a(an) PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!Job Summary and QualificationsAs a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU), you will plan, implement, evaluate, and document nursing care for assigned patients. You will direct and deliver comprehensive nursing care to post-anesthesia and post-operative patients. -You will complete an age-appropriate assessment on each assigned patient and create a specific plan of care upon patient arrival -You will obtain supplies, equipment, and medication needed for patient care -You will monitor the patient throughout the recovery phase -You will identify and correct airway obstructions, ensure uninterrupted oxygen therapy, and extubate patients -You will administer IV therapy -You will recognize and report variations in patient condition to the appropriate individuals (physician, anesthesiologist, clinical nurse coordinator) -You will monitor patients for adverse reactions prior to transport from Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) -You will make rounds to check equipment cleanliness and appropriate storage -You will monitor narcotic and medication controlJob RequirementsExperience -1 year of clinical nursing experience as a Registered Nurse (RN) -Previous acute care experience - preferredEducation -Associate's degree in Nursing (ADN) -Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) - preferredLicenses and Certifications -Current State of Texas Registered Nurse (RN) license or Compact Registered Nursing License. If Compact License, Texas license must be obtained within 90 days of hire -Basic Life Support (BLS) certification per St. David's Healthcare policy
Surgical Hospital is a destination surgical facility located in north Austin,
Texas. A campus of St.
David's North Austin Medical Center, this hospital features 40 inpatient
rooms, several operating suites, pre-op and PACU bays, and an intensive care unit
(ICU). The campus specializes in orthopedic, neurological, bariatric, gynecological, and urological
surgeries, but includes services such as imaging and pharmacy.
St. David's Surgical Hospital is part of St. David's HealthCare, which is one of the
largest healthcare systems in Texas and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St. David's
HealthCare was formed through a unique partnership between HCA Healthcare and two local nonprofits - St. David's Foundation and Georgetown Health Foundation.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies - by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the
delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses."Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse opening. We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status
Description IntroductionDo you have the PRN career opportunities as a PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse you want with your current employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. David's Surgical Hospital which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsSt. David's Surgical Hospital, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
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