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PACU Nurse

Company: Mia Aesthetics Services
Location: Austin
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Mia Aesthetics is a leading provider in plastic surgery services with a growing top-tier staff of plastic surgeons, expanding locations nationwide, and well over 50,000 satisfied patients. Our mission is to bring beauty and cost-efficiency into reality. At Mia Aesthetics we provide the highest quality plastic surgery, all at affordable prices.
Our Core Values: Patients First, Collaborate Openly, Respect for Others, and Execute with Purpose.
A PACU nurse provides planned, skilled nursing care for patients in the critical postoperative period. Provides continuous patient surveillance for early recognition and immediate response to medical or surgical complications that may arise in any postoperative patient.
Participates in primary care of patients as needed and makes rounds as indicated to verify the patient needs are met
Provides nursing care to meet patient needs related to surgical condition and type of anesthesia administered
Monitors patients and informs surgeons or anesthesiologist immediately of observed complications
Assists in coordinating patient care activities with medical staff and healthcare team members to provide for continuity of patient care.
Documents that information received from the patient is disseminated to the appropriate people or areas
Documents and carries out Pre/Post-Operative orders given by surgeon, as well as documents all information for post anesthesia care of patient
Assists nursing staff in identifying and solving nursing care problems
Collaborates medical staff and healthcare team members in developing coordinated outcomes and interventions regarding patient progress and care
Assists with nursing activities during emergencies
Effectively organizes time, equipment, supplies and personnel for management of the PACU
Maintains order and cleanliness of postoperative areas
Assists in inventory of supplies, drugs and equipment to maintain availability and stock levels in postoperative areas
Follows established HIPPA policies and procedures at all times
Assumes accountability and responsibility for attendance and timely completion of mandatory training programs, unit specific requirements (i.e. CEUs/ACLS/BLS) and unit meetings.

Associates or Bachelor Degree in Nursing
Active Registered Nurse License within state
Minimum 1 year of PACU experience required
Active BLS and ACLS certification
Excellent verbal and written communication skills across various audiences
Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
Mia Aesthetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. All applicants must be eligible to work in the United States.
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Keywords: Mia Aesthetics Services, Austin , PACU Nurse, Healthcare , Austin, Texas

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