Are you interested in becoming part of an outstanding team of professionals who make patient and family-centered care their priority? We currently have the following opportunity for an energetic, skilled, and compassionate individual like you to become part of the Lake Health team.
The Pre-Op/PACU nurse is responsible for providing nursing care to patients prior to their procedure and develop an individualized plan of care for the procedure.
Essential Job functions:
The Pre-Op/PACU nurse is responsible for providing information and emotional support for patients and their family members.
Responsible for ensuring that all pre-procedural data has been collected, to provide nursing care to patients prior to their procedure and develop an individualized plan of care for the procedure.
Responsible for utilizing the nursing process to identify patient needs for continuous assessment in the Pre/Post area.
The RN will document and evaluate the effectiveness of nursing actions and ensure a safe environment of care.
Responsible to monitor the patient's recovery from anesthestic prior to discharge/transfer from the PACU area. Responsible for discharge education.
Education and Experience:
Associates, Diploma or BSN Degree required.
Current Registered Nurse licensure for the State of Ohio. BLS and ACLS Certification required, PALS preferred.
Lake Health offers free, secure and convenient parking; an aggressive pay structure, tuition reimbursement and continuing education funding programs, a generous and comprehensive benefits package for all eligible positions which includes medical, dental, vision, pension, paid time off; an award winning hospital system recognized for excellence in patient care and as a "Best Place to Work." Apply on-line today at http://www.lakehealth.org/Careers
Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, Nursing