Travel Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse - (PACU RN)

  1. Sun City,CA
  2. Sep 07, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13057460 Job Description & Requirements
Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse - (PACU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $29.00 - 31.00

This position presents an opportunity to join a highly regarded team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU). The candidate for this role will have the opportunity to work in an innovative, positive, and professionally challenging work environment at this top-ranked facility.

The role of the post-anesthesia care unit nurse (PACU nurse) is to provide care for post-operative patients recovering from anesthesia, including general, regional, and local. The PACU RN treats inpatients and outpatients according to their needs, monitoring their vital signs to determine necessary care. (Postoperative nausea is a commonly treated symptom.) Due to the possibility of rapid changes in a patient’s physiological condition, PACU RNs are required to administer diligent care via monitoring, assessment, intervention, and continuous reassessment.

Required Qualifications
CA lic
BLS
AT least 1 year PACU experience

Preferred Qualifications
Critical Care Experience

About the Facility
Proudly serving residents of the greater Sun City area, the medical center is an 82-bed general and acute care hospital that is committed to the highest standards of excellence. The hospital is a member of the Valley Medical Group which offers care at a number of facilities in California. In addition to offering a wide variety of primary care services, the hospital boasts a wealth of specialties, including a 24/7 emergency medicine ward.

Facility Location
Ideally situated within the Los Angeles metropolitan area, this region is home to world-class shopping, top-rate entertainment and easy access to the nearby mountains, lakes, desert and beach areas. With tree-lined boulevards, beautiful parklands and gardens, and a year-round mild climate, this region of Southern California is filled with an abundance of opportunities.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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