Registered Nurse - Recovery Room PACU, Full-time, Variable ShiftsApply Now
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Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital and its staff aim to exceed the expectations of our patients, their families and the community with a service-oriented attitude. We seek excellence, courtesy, teamwork, respect, communication and enthusiasm in our future colleagues. If you are looking for exciting career opportunities with growth potential, come and join the team at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital!
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
The PACU is a uniquely staffed and equipped area for monitored care necessary for safe patient transition to the post-anesthesia and/or post-procedural period.
Additional Duties and Responsibilities:
Monitor patients in the immediate post anesthesia unit, assessing the patient’s status as they emerge from anesthesia and safely regain consciousness.
Staffing requirements and the role of the registered nurse in providing direct patient care in the PACU are set forth in the practice recommendations promulgated by the American Society of Peri-Anesthesia Nurses (ASPAN).
In the Recovery Room, the focus is on the patient’s recovery from anesthesia and the return to baseline vital signs. Consideration is given to the procedure, anesthesia care, patient comorbidities, and the patient’s physical status to recognize, minimize and manage any issues or complications.
- Participate in performance improvement activities
- Variable start times between 6:45am and 10am, 10 hour shifts, Monday to Friday On-Call required
- Minimum of an Associate's Degree in Nursing
- BSN preferred
- Current CA RN license
- BLS through the American Heart Association
- ACLS required
- Minimum of 1 year experience preferred
Marina Del Rey Hospital is an EEO employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, religion, origin, citizenship, ancestry, disability, legally protected medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.Apply NowApply Later