HCA, Hospital Corporation of America PACU RN in Charleston, South Carolina
Is your current role providing you the level of challenge and fulfillment you are looking for? If not, consider the Trident Health, committed to building a health community across the greater Charleston area and the Lowcountry. The core of our values emanates from our continued focus on improving the health and quality of life for residents in the communities we serve. To accomplish this we aim to identify top talent aligned with our values and dedicated to cultivating our mission.
We invite you to learn more about the fantastic opportunity, who we are and how you can join our dynamic team. Trident Health is a 407-bed HCA hospital system comprised of two acute care hospitals – Trident Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center – as well as two free standing emergency departments – Centre Pointe Emergency and Moncks Corner Medical Center. The Joint Commission recently named Trident Health as one of the nation’s top hospitals for quality and safety for the fourth year in a row. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued?
We’d love to hear from you. Come join our team of dedicated professionals that are committed to delivering the best patient care in the world. Why don't you apply now?
We are searching for a PRN Registered Nurse for a 12hr Saturday (Day) Extended Stay position on our state-of-the-art PACU unit. The PACU RN is responsible to the Nursing Director/Charge Nurse for the delivery of quality patient care utilizing the nursing process. Apply your nursing knowledge derived from education and experience as foundation for patient care, communication, and documentation on the unit.
Essential Core Functions:
The PACU RN is responsible for providing postanesthesia nursing care to the patient in the immediate postanesthesia period and transitioning the patient to Phase II recovery. This includes assesses, plans, implements, evaluates, and coordinates treatment. Basic life-sustaining needs are the highest priority and constant vigilance is required. Job may include direct supervision of students at the discretion of the area supervisor. Employee must have the same licensure or have completed the same training to satisfy the requirements of the discipline of the student. Direct supervision means the primary caregiver is readily available to the student throughout the shift.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: • Current unencumbered South Carolina or Multistate Compact Registered Nurse License • Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification on hire • ACLS Certification on hire or within 6 months form hire or transfer • PALS Certification on hire or within 6 months form hire or transfer • NIH Stroke Scale Certification must be complete within 90 days of hire
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Experience: • Experience in Critical Care required. Recent experience in Perioperative Nursing preferred
We are so excited to speak with you about this phenomenal opportunity. Apply to hear more.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: PACU RN
Location: South Carolina-Charleston-Trident Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00062-20689