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

  1. Manteca,CA
  2. Sep 07, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13063055 Job Description & Requirements
Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse - (PACU RN)
StartDate: 09/19/2017Available Shifts: 8 E Pay Rate: $44.41 - 44.41

Exclusive order to AMN. This Northern California regional hospital located in Manteca is ranked by J.D. Power and Associates as "Highest in Member Satisfaction among Commercial Health Plans in California," for five years in a row. Located in Manteca, you get the feel of your home town, with the amenities and attractions of a big city. Modesto's central location puts you within a short drive of the ocean, mountains and some of the nations most renowned parks.

The PACU of this hospital provides care for surgical intervention patients. The traveler should have experience with antibiotics, local anesthetics, anticoagulant, general medicine medications.

Shift: 2:00p - 10:30p


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
3+ years experience in PACU
ACLS and PALS certifications
Float between 3 facilities in Manteca, Modesto and Stockton

Preferred Qualifications
Health Connect experience

Job Benefits
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


About the Company
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


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