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Registered Nurse (RN) - PACU - Post Anesthetic Care - $32-40 per hour, Days

Company: St. David's Healthcare
Location: Austin
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

St. David's Healthcare is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) PACU - Post Anesthetic Care for a nursing job in Austin, Texas.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: PACU - Post Anesthetic Care
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 10 hours, days
  • Employment Type: PermanentDescription IntroductionDo you have the career opportunities as a PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse you want in your current role? We invest in what matters most to nurses like you - at home, at work, and at every stage in your career. We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. David's North Austin Medical Center which is a part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsSt. David's North Austin Medical Center, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
    • Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
    • Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
    • Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
    • Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
    • Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts
    • 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
    • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    • Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnerships
    • Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)
    • Colleague recognition program
    • Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)
      Learn more about Employee BenefitsNote: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.
      Do you want to work where you have a voice? Nurses are at the forefront of our commitment to the care and improvement of human life. At HCA Healthcare, there are many ways for nurses to have a voice through professional practice councils, advisory councils, vital voices surveys, and units of distinction. We learn from our multi-generational nursing family. We partner with our Nurses at St. David's North Austin Medical Center!Job Summary and QualificationsAs a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU), you will plan, implement, evaluate, and document nursing care for assigned patients. You will direct and deliver comprehensive nursing care to post-anesthesia and post-operative patients.
      --You will complete an age-appropriate assessment on each assigned patient and create a specific plan of care upon patient arrival--You will obtain supplies, equipment, and medication needed for patient care--You will monitor the patient throughout the recovery phase--You will identify and correct airway obstructions, ensure uninterrupted oxygen therapy, and extubate patients--You will administer IV therapy--You will recognize and report variations in patient condition to the appropriate individuals (physician, anesthesiologist, clinical nurse coordinator)--You will monitor patients for adverse reactions prior to transport from Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)--You will make rounds to check equipment cleanliness and appropriate storage--You will monitor narcotic and medication controlJob RequirementsExperience--1 year of clinical nursing experience as a Registered Nurse (RN)--Previous acute care experience - preferredEducation--Associate's degree in Nursing (ADN)--Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) - preferredLicenses and Certifications--Current State of Texas Registered Nurse (RN) license or Compact Registered Nursing License. If Compact License, Texas license must be obtained within 90 days of hire--Basic Life Support (BLS) certification per St. David's Healthcare policy--Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification per St. David's Healthcare policyThis role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is approved).St.
      David's North Austin Medical Center is a multi-specialty hospital in Texas with
      more than 360 beds. The facility is home to St. David's Children's Hospital, St. David's Women's
      Center of Texas featuring a Level III NICU, a Kidney Transplant Center, and the Texas Institute for Robotic Surgery. Additional services
      offered at this medical center include 24-hour emergency care, heart and vascular care, neurology and
      neurosurgery, rehabilitation services, and inpatient and outpatient surgery.
      St. David's North Austin Medical Center is part of St. David's HealthCare, which is one
      of the largest healthcare systems in Texas and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St.
      David's HealthCare was formed through a unique partnership between HCA Healthcare and two
      local non-profits - St. David's Foundation and Georgetown Health Foundation.
      HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies-- by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. --In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the
      delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses."Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
      HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If this opportunity is your next step in your career path, we encourage you to appSt. David's Healthcare Job ID #1-INFOR-257688. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse

Keywords: St. David's Healthcare, Austin , Registered Nurse (RN) - PACU - Post Anesthetic Care - $32-40 per hour, Days, Healthcare , Austin, Texas

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