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Columbia, SC

Registered Nurse – PACU job in Columbia, SC

RN • PACU/Pre-Post Op
Start: 12/5/2021
Shift: Day
Duration: 13 weeks
Posted today

About the Assignment

Post-anesthesia or Postoperative (PACU) Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

PACU Registered Nurses perform the monitoring of post-op patients who are recovering from surgical procedures in a hospital or outpatient setting. PACU RNs must be able to handle a broad range of patients; from babies to adults.

PACU RN Responsibilities:

  • The RN’s assesses the patient’s health in pre-op state
  • PACU nurses are responsible for overseeing vital signs, changing bandages, and administering necessary medications
  • Educating families and patients about homecare instructions
  • Manage respiratory instability and cardiac monitoring activities
  • Assess patient’s condition after surgery is performed; ensure that all vital signs are within range
  • Accurately and completely record all findings in patient’s chart
  • The Registered Nurse will develop individualized care plans based on patient’s condition
  • Monitors patient’s condition changes and reports changes to healthcare team
  • Perform intervention duties in the case of post-operative emergencies
  • Record sedation levels and body temperatures
  • PACU RN will Ensure the post-operative space is clean and sanitized
  • Changes bandages and surgical wounds
  • The PACU RN will Perform other duties as requested

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Gifted Healthcare's Benefits

General

Guaranteed Hours
JCAHO Certified
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Insurance Benefits

Health Insurance Provided
First-Day Health Insurance
Professional Liability Insurance
Coverage Between Assignments

Financial Benefits

Licensing Reimbursement
CEU Reimbursement
Flexible Payment Options
Pay for Physical Exams
Pay for Drug Testing

Housing/Travel Benefits

Housing Provided
Housing Stipend
Flexible Housing or Furniture Options
Rental Car or Stipend
Cover Travel Expenses to the Assignment

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