Registered Nurse (RN) OrthoSports PACU - Days
Posted on: October 14, 2019
We Are Hiring We Are Hiring St. Vincent?s Birmingham has an
opportunity for a full-time, PACU RN in our Andrews Sports Medicine
& Orthopaedic Center. ? Schedule: 3 12-hour shifts 9:00 am ? 9:30
pm Call required ? Why join Ascension St. Vincent?s Birmingham is a
400+ bed hospital conveniently located downtown. We are currently
undergoing an exciting expansion and renovation project to create
more patient rooms and waiting areas. ? The Andrews Sports Medicine
& Orthopaedic Center has built a worldwide reputation for
excellence in sports medicine, orthopaedic patient care, research,
education, and prevention. This state-of-the-art surgical facility
boasts 16 operating suites, designed exclusively for orthopaedic
surgeries which is a concept pioneered by co-founder Dr. James R.
Andrews.? In addition, St. Vincent's Birmingham is one of the first
community hospitals to have the da Vinci? Surgical System robot.? ?
Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for the people who are
the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates.
We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical,
dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO.? Associates can also
take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement
or adoption assistance.?? Heart of Care: Nurses are at the heart of
the care we provide. That?s why, at Ascension, we invest in our
nurses so they can have a positive impact on the people and
communities we serve. Power of Purpose: For the associates at St.
Vincent?s, work is more than the place we go each day. It?s an
environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and
understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats
the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach
impacts and influences the community that we serve. ? What you will
do: As our Post-Anesthesia Unit (PACU) Nurse, you will care for
patients who have gone under anesthesia and are recovering
surgery.? While your patients are in the PACU, your job will be to
monitor them to ensure their safety while they are still under
anesthesia. You will monitor their vital signs, including their
blood pressure, pulse, heart rate, and oxygen supply. Pain
management will account for a large part of what you do in the
PACU. Most surgical patients have a lot of pain to deal with when
they wake up, so you will need to be able to properly administer
them the medications which they need to stay as comfortable as
possible. You will have to decide which patients are ready to be
sent home based on whether they can walk and hold down fluids and
whether any post-surgical complications have developed.? Our PACU
nurses also provide emotional support and information to patients
and their families. ? What you will need: ? Required Credentials:
BLS Provider?credentialed from the?American Heart Association
(AHA)?obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.? Registered
Nurse?credentialed from the?Florida Board of Nursing?obtained prior
to hire date or job transfer date.? ? Education: Diploma from an
accredited school/college of nursing ? Work Experience: 1 Year
phase 1 PACU experience preferred ? Equal Employment Opportunity?
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ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and
regulations.? In order to provide equal employment opportunities to
all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its
ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities. ?
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disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national
origin, age or any other characteristic protected by
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have applied for a position using our official application. Be on
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