HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - PACU - PRN in Austin, Texas

Unit Description:

Surgical Services consists of 19 suites. This team-oriented unit consists of Surgical Scheduling and Pre-surgical Testing, Surgical Outpatient (preoperative and postoperative), Post Anesthetic Recovery Units, Day Surgery and Endoscopy. All types of surgical procedures, including Open Hearts, Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric, Robotic, and Minimally Invasive procedures are performed. The unit performs approximately 750 cases per month.

Position Description: Under the indirect supervision of the supervisor and Nurse Manager and according to PACU and hospital policies and procedures plans, implements, evaluates, and documents nursing care for assigned patients in the post anesthesia care unit. Assists with any other activities of the unit.

Required : :

Minimum two years general nursing experience in an acute care setting or previous PACU / critical care experience.

Ability to interpret EKG monitors and data.

New graduates considered on case-by-case basis and must complete acute care internship program.

Preferred: Completion of or actively pursuing a BSN degree

License/Certification: Required : Licensed by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners/./BCLS, ACLS (within six months) Preferred : CPAN, CAPA certification; PALS

Title: Registered Nurse - PACU - PRN

Location: Texas-Austin-St. David%27s Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06676-41528