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PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse

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Website St. David's Surgical Hospital

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Introduction

Are you looking for a place to deliver excellent care patients deserve? At St. David’s Surgical Hospital we support our colleagues in their positions. Join our Team as a PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse and access programs to assist with every stage of your career.

Benefits

St. 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:

  • Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
  • Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
  • Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
  • Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
  • Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts
  • 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnerships
  • Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)
  • Colleague recognition program
  • Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)

Learn more about Employee Benefits

Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.

Are you a continuous learner? With more than 94,000 nurses throughout HCA Healthcare, we are one of the largest employers of nurses in the United States. Education is key to excellence! As a majority owner of Galen College of Nursing, which joins Research College of Nursing and Mercy School of Nursing as educational facilities within the HCA Healthcare family, we make it easier and more affordable to gain certifications and job skills. Apply today for our PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse opening and continue to learn!

Job Summary and Qualifications

As 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 control

Job Requirements

Experience

1 year of clinical nursing experience as a Registered Nurse (RN)

Previous acute care experience preferred

Education

Associate s degree in Nursing (ADN)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred

Licenses 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

    Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification per St. David s Healthcare policy

    This role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is approved).

    St. David sSurgical 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 inpatientrooms, several operating suites, pre-op and PACU bays, and an intensive care unit(ICU). The campus specializes in orthopedic, neurological, bariatric, gynecological, and urologicalsurgeries, but includes services such as imaging and pharmacy.

    St. David s Surgical Hospital is part of St. David s HealthCare, which is one of thelargest healthcare systems in Texas and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St. David sHealthCare 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 thedelivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

    “Good people beget good people.”– Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
    HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

    If growth and continued learning is important to you, we encourage you to apply for our PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse opening. Our team will promptly review your application. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities 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.

    Associated topics: asn, bsn, ccu, intensive care, neonatal, nurse rn, psychatric, registered nurse, surgery, unit

    Tagged as: Asn, Bsn, Ccu, Intensive Care, Neonatal, Nurse Rn, Psychatric, Registered Nurse, Surgery, Unit

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