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Registered Nurse III - PACU PreOp - 12 Hour Full Time Day - $10,000 Hiring Incentive!

Company: Cedars-sinai
Location: Alhambra
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Job Description:

Make a difference every single day When the work you do every single day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort, every detail, and every second matters. This shared culture of happiness, passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and its just one of the many reasons weve achieved our fifth-consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence! From working with a team of dedicated healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, youll have everything you need to do something incrediblefor yourself, and for others. Join us, and discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of Americas Best Hospitals! Cedars-Sinai's Preoperative (PreOp) and Post Anesthesia care units (PACU) total over 100 bays within the main medical center and Advanced Health Science Pavilion. Our perianesthesia nurses are highly skilled critical care professionals who care for patients as they are undergoing or regaining consciousness from anesthesia. They continuously monitor and record patients' vital signs, monitor for side effects and adverse reactions related to anesthesia and are prepared to handle emergency situations if needed to ensure patients' safety. As a Registered Nurse in PreOp PACU you will assume responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care within this specialty patient population. You will also

  • provide and accurately document direct and indirect patient care services that ensures the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, and protection of patients in a timely manner
  • provide patient education on disease prevention and restorative measures.
  • provide administration of medications and therapeutic agents necessary to implement treatment, disease prevention, or rehabilitative plan of care.
  • perform skin tests, immunizations, phlebotomy and the initiation of peripheral venous access.
  • observe and assess signs and symptoms of illness, reactions to medications/treatments, general behavior, and/or general physical condition to determine normal versus abnormal characteristics and initiate emergency procedures when indicated.
  • plan and implement individualized patient care based on observations. Implements appropriate reporting, referrals and care in accordance with standardized procedures while providing care to special patient populations and patients with diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • identify patients' readiness for learning and their ability to follow directions/instructions and give consent while identifying and assessing patient safety concerns with respect to age and developmental considerations.
  • demonstrate the knowledge and the ability to identify and make special adjustments as required to the specific populations' needs, including cultural, spiritual, age, psychosocial, communication, gender, sexual orientation, economic, education, family and condition needs.
    Education Requirements:
    • Graduate of an accredited nursing program. BSN or higher preferred. License/Certification/Registration Requirements:
      • Current California State RN License required.
      • American Red Cross or American Heart Association ACLS and PALS certifications required.
      • For RN III: Specialty Certification (i.e. CPAN) (external applicants may obtain within one year of hire). Experience:
        • Minimum 3 years recent acute RN experience in specialty - PACU or ICU. (Note: one (1) year experience will be considered for Registered Nurse II).
        • Working knowledge of applicable Standards of Practice.
        • Demonstrated dedication to customer service and ability to meet the needs and expectations of patients and health care colleagues. This full-time position under a 12-hour shift schedule will have a flex start time, start time will vary between 6am, 8am and 9am.
          Working Title: Registered Nurse III - PACU PreOp - 12 Hour Full Time Day - $10,000 Hiring Incentive!
          Department: PACU PreOp
          Business Entity: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
          Job Category: Nursing
          Job Specialty: Nursing
          Position Type: Full-time
          Shift Length: 12 hour shift
          Shift Type: Day
          Base Pay: $56.14 - $89.82
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