Registered Nurse - PACU

Posted 21-Nov-2017

  • Category: Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
  • Status: Pier Diem (Flex Schedule)
  • Shift: Varied
  • Facility: Redlands Community Hospital
  • Department: PACU

Job Description

Reporting to the Nursing Director of Surgical Services, the staff RN performs professional role functions in accordance with scope of practice and professional standards, including demonstrating the knowledge and ability to use and/or lead the scope of practice, professional standards and accreditation / regulatory standards, scope of practice for LVN and all other nursing personnel e.g. unlicensed assistive personnel. The RN must demonstrate the ability to assess their own professional role performance, must demonstrate current knowledge of theory and principles related to discipline specific practice, and must demonstrate the ability to use a population based approach to determine patient needs.

Qualifications

Current CA State licensure as a Registered Nurse.

Current CPR certification required.

ACLS certification preferred upon hire, required within 90 days of hire for experienced RN’s, required within 6 months of

hire for new grad RN’s.

PALS certification preferred upon hire, required within 90 days of hire for experienced RN’s.

Recent appropriate nursing practice (within past 4 years), or evidence of nursing refresher courses preferred.

Experience and/or training in leadership preferred, if acting as charge nurse.