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

  1. Riverton,WY
  2. Sep 07, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13061530 Job Description & Requirements
Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse - (PACU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $27.00 - 29.00

Our vision is to serve our communities' evolving healthcare needs by cultivating a network of compassionate, dedicated professionals. We are a 159-bed acute care facility, located on the banks of the Wind Riverton. This hospital is committed to providing excellent patient care, supporting its physicians, creating an excellent workplace for its employees, providing community value and fiscal responsibility.

Our medical center is fully accredited by The Joint Commission and licensed by the Wyoming Department of Health.


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
2 years of exp
BLS, ACLS, PALS
peds experience


Preferred Qualifications
travel experience
WY license

Job Benefits
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:


  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses


About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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