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Career Position: PACU RN

Job Description:

Department: Nursing
Job Number: PACURN01
Job Description: Flexible Full time, Part time, PRN shifts.
On- Call Required

The Registered Nurse will posses the ability to assess, plan, implement, evaluate and accurately document nursing care for the post-operative surgery patient in the PACU.
The Registered Nurse will provide age-specific care for the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient population in the PACU environment.
Coordinates all aspects of nursing care with all disciplines of the post-operative/procedural team to achieve defined patient outcomes.
Provides safe environment for patients and family.
The Registered Nurse must posses the skill to provide appropriate education to the patientís family regarding their individualized plan of care.
Displays excellent customer service skills when interacting with patients, families, co-workers and physicians.
Practices within the guidelines of Louisiana State Board of Nursing Nurse Practice Act and ASPAN guidelines.
Complies with the policy and procedures set forth by the Surgical Specialty Center of Baton Rouge and all applicable regulatory bodies.
# Open Positions: 1
Job Duration: Full Time
Qualifications: Completion of an approved nursing program, as evident by current RN licensure.
1-2 years of experience in PACU, ICU, or ER preferred. BLS, ACLS, PALS Required.

Job Requirements:

Education Preferred: RN License
Experience Preferred: 2 years
Shift: Weekdays