Prime Healthcare Staff RN 8 Hr - PMC Recovery Room in Kansas City, Kansas
The PACU RN is accountable directly to the OR Charge Nurse and the Director of Surgical Services, and indirectly to the House Supervisor.The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation,and evaluation for all patients within the PACU scope of services. The Registered Nurse also coordinates the post-operative care of thepatient with the surgeon and anesthesiologist, directs and guides other personnel while maintaining standards of care in the PACU. He/Shecommunicates with the physician about changes in the patient-s clinical condition including hemodynamic monitoring, results of diagnosticstudies and abnormal results and symptomatology. Works with other departments and co-workers to provide quality patient care across thecontinuum, efficient patient flow and unit maintenance and organization. Responsible for adherence to regulations, standards and hospitalor unit policies and procedures. Responsible for participation in Performance Improvement activities, unit meetings and in-services. Acts as aresource for other personnel as appropriate.
Education and Work Experience
Current and valid state RN License.
Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
ACLS (AHA) certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain current.
PALS (AHA) certificate preferred.
Previous Critical Care or PACU experience or minimum of one year on the job training.
Critical Care RN (CCRN) preferred.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
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Name: Providence Medical Center
Street: 8929 Parallel Parkway
Post End Date: 3/21/2021