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Registered Nurse - PACU - Ambulatory Surgery

Facility South Kansas City Surgery Center
Location
US-KS-Overland Park
ID
2022-106204
Category
RN
Position Type
Full Time
Shift
Days
Job Type
Non-Exempt

Overview

SOUTH KANSAS CITY SURGICENTER, LLC (SKCSC)

Is a multi-specialty facility that specializes in surgical and procedural services for adults and children. The facility consists of four operating rooms and one procedure room. We are accredited by American Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), licensed by the state of Kansas and Medicaid and Medicare (CMS). We are a current member of the Kansas Association for Ambulatory Surgery Center (KAASC) and the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA).

 

No call, no weekends or holidays!

Responsibilities

The PACU RN is accountable directly to the OR Charge Nurse and the Director of Surgical Services, and indirectly to the House Supervisor. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation for all patients within the PACU scope of services. The Registered Nurse also coordinates the post-operative care of the patient with the surgeon and anesthesiologist, directs and guides other personnel while maintaining standards of care in the PACU. He/She communicates with the physician about changes in the patient's clinical condition including hemodynamic monitoring, results of diagnostic studies and abnormal results and symptomatology. Works with other departments and co-workers to provide quality patient care across the continuum, efficient patient flow and unit maintenance and organization. Responsible for adherence to regulations, standards and hospital or unit policies and procedures. Responsible for participation in Performance Improvement activities, unit meetings and in-services. Acts as a resource for other personnel as appropriate.

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience

  1. Current and valid state RN License.
  2. Current BLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
  3. ACLS (AHA) certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain current.
  4. PALS (AHA) certificate preferred.
  5. Previous Critical Care or PACU experience or minimum of one year on the job training.
  6. Critical Care RN (CCRN) preferred.
  7. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.



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