HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) PRN in Salem VA, Virginia

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Through our extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of serving more than 250,000 patients each year. LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes. Lastly, t he Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitals nationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

Our Surgery Recovery (PACU) works closely with all of the critical care areas in the facility in order to get patients back to their daily lifestyle after a surgical procedure. We are looking for well-qualified nurses to join our staff who are looking to put patients first and work closely with various recovery procedures.

Responsibilities of Registered Nurses in our PACU:

  • Recovers Operating Room, Cath lab, Endo, L&D and Interventional Radiology patients in a busy 15 bay PACU.

  • Nurse to Patient Ratio is 2:1 and 1:1 for critical patients

  • On - call requirement can be discussed during interview

  • Must complete Critical Care course if you don’t have previous critical care experience

  • A supportive environment focused on teamwork and fostering educational opportunities

    EDUCATION:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • Registered Nurse License issued by the Department of Health Professions, Commonwealth of Virginia

    LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:

  • BLS Certification

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) PRN

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-17884