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PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse at St. David's Surgical Hospital

Pflugerville, Texas
16 Sep 2022
*Description* 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 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�Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification per St. David�s Healthcare policyThis 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�s Surgical Hospital]()HERE to view full job description.
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  • Job Reference: 713964218-2
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: Pflugerville, Texas
  • Salary: On Application