Job Description

Location: Tempe St. Luke's Hospital
Posted Date: 9/6/2021

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is a 74-bed full-service hospital. Located in the heart of Tempe, near Arizona State University, the hospital offers a broad range of medical services and accredited physicians to care for a diverse and dynamic community. From its busy emergency department to its critical care unit to specialty programs like wound care and pain management, the Tempe St. Luke’s team is committed to providing high-quality care in a warm, friendly hospital environment.

Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is equipped with sophisticated medical technology, features all private rooms, electronic health records and wireless Internet access. The hospital’s experienced team of doctors and nurses work together to provide expert care and the best possible patient experience.

Summary:

We are seeking a dedicated PACU nurse to carefully monitor the condition of patients who are waking up from post-operative anesthesia. You will be monitoring levels of consciousness, measuring vital signs, and treating post-operative side effects of anesthesia medication such as pain or nausea.

Job Description:

  • Provides support to patient in a PACU setting
  • Provides Pre Op and Post Op care
  • Provides assessment and planning for individualized patient care
  • Communicates with physicians about changes in patient's clinical condition including: patient monitoring and results of diagnostic studies
  • Performs general nursing duties in the PACU department with adequate supervision

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Active Arizona RN License or able to obtain
  • 1+ yr of RN experience required
  • 1+ yr of PACU experience required
  • 3+ yrs of RN experience preferred
  • Current BLS & ACLS
Schedule:
  • Per Diem/Varied Hours as needed.

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