HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN/Registered Nurse - PACU in Fredericksburg, Virginia
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*
1 Maintains accurate and legible documentation to ensure accountability for assessments and patient plan of care.
*2 Performs clinical management of patient care according to PACU standards and policy/procedure for all surgical procedures on all levels of care.
*3 Utilizes equipment/performs special procedures relevant to PACU.
*4 Demonstrates knowledge and competency in hemodynamic management of patient care.
*5 Administers medications following the five Rights of Medication Administration.
*6 Demonstrates competency in providing discharge planning and patient education involving patient/significant other/family.
*7 Acquires/maintains current knowledge related PACU nursing.
*8 Demonstrates knowledge and competency in airway management of patient care.
*9 Assumes call/boarding duty as directed by Surgical Services.
10 Promotes cost containment while delivering quality patient care within surgical services department.
EXPERIENCE Required - Two years Medical /Surgical Nursing or one year Medical/Surgical Nursing and one year Critical Care Nursing, may include ED. Preferred - One to two years PACU experience.
EDUCATION Required - Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. Preferred – BSN
*LICENSURE * Required - Current licensure as an RN in the state of Virginia. Required - Current certification as an American Heart Association BLS Healthcare Provider, PALS, and ACLS.
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: RN/Registered Nurse - PACU
Location: Virginia-Fredericksburg-Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 25325-15434