Registered Nurse - Pre-Op/Pacu/Gi/Pain Management (Per-Diem)

Sutter Health Jackson , CA 95642

Posted 3 months ago

Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and coordinating patient care during the preoperative, Intraoperative and postoperative phase of care. Participates with other facility team members to provide optimal patient care and efficient patient flow, taking into consideration the population specific needs for patients at all stages of life.

Education/Certification/Licensure:

Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing Required

RN - Current license to practice in the State of California Required

BLS/CPR, ACLS & PALS Required

Experience:

  • Significant experience working in a multi-specialty Pre-op/PACU/GI, preferably in a Hospital and/or ambulatory surgery center. This level of experience is typically achieved in approximately one to three years. Three years preferred.

or

  • Interns, new grads or employees that have successfully completed the Pre-op/PACU/GI training program.

Knowledge:

Demonstrated knowledge and interpersonal skills necessary to tactfully interact with diverse health professionals, physicians and patients.

Extensive knowledge of ASPAN Standards and infection control practices

Must have a working knowledge of applicable regulations and standards.

Current knowledge regarding equipment utilized in the PACU

Special Skills/Equipment:

Demonstrated skills in written and verbal communications, functional supervision/ delegation and human relations is required

Must be a flexible, creative individual who is open to change along with the ability to handle multiple priorities.

Requires the ability to operate and trouble-shoot PACU equipment.

ACLS/PALS (per facility policy)

Computer skills are required.

Adult training skills are preferred.


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Registered Nurse - Pre-Op/Pacu/Gi/Pain Management (Per-Diem)

Sutter Health