Registered Nurse (RN) - Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)

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Fresno, CA

Industry: Healthcare

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Less than 5 years

Posted 65 days ago

  by    Nina Mathews

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We are looking forRegistered Nurse (RN) - Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) for our client in Fresno, CA

Job Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)

Job Location: Fresno, CA 93710

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

  • Required Registered Nurse (RN) - Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
  • Number of openings - 1
  • Accountable for providing direct care to the patient immediately postoperatively until the patient is discharged
  • Participates in performance improvement activities
  • Communicates with surgeon and anesthesiologist continuously, and as needed, about patient conditions; receive direction for patient management. Intercedes to maintain optimum homeostasis
  • Ability to maintain collaborative working relationships to ensure a positive and productive work environment
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work with frequent interruptions
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service
  • Develops an individualized plan of care based on nursing assessment and surgical procedure
  • Revises the plan of care according to the patient's changing needs
  • Demonstrates the ability to adequately assess and reassess pain, utilizes appropriate pain management techniques and educates the family on how to manage post-op pain
  • Provides general nursing care, such as responding to call lights, providing nourishments, re-positioning patients, transferring patients and assisting patients with ambulation
  • Contacts patients by phone on the first postoperative day to assess and evaluate the patient's status, address any concerns and provide appropriate follow-up as necessary
  • Other duties as assign

Education and Work Experience:

  • Completion of an accredited registered nursing program
  • Two years of work experience in Postanesthesia Care Unit (PACU), Intensive Care Unit (ICU) or Emergency Room (ER) preferred
  • Minimum 3 years experiencerequired

Certifications:

  • ACLS, BLS/BCLS

Shifts:

  • Days-4 days-10 hour shifts

Skills:

  • Nursing
  • Perioperative, Post Anesthesia Care Unit Nurse (PACU), Orthopedic

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Cynet Health is a Joint Commission Certified and an award winning Healthcare Staffing & Recruiting firm. Cynet Health works with hospitals, health & wellness centers, pharmacy, and medical facilities in all 50 states across the United States. With 100+ recruiting and support staff, we make sure we take good care of our people. More details on our website at

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary - Maximum Net pay
  • Free Housing Or Tax Free Housing Stipend
  • Travel Stipend
  • Wallet money (misc. expenses)
  • Amazon Gift Card - Contract Completion Gift
  • Referral Bonus
  • Hike in pay with contract extension
  • Weekly Payroll
  • Free Immunizations
  • Reimbursement for license/certifications
  • First Day Insurance: Medical, Dental and Vision

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