Georgia Employer PACU NURSE in Atlanta, Georgia
Description IntroductionDo you currently have an opportunity to make a real impact with your work? With over 2,000 sites of care and serving over 31.2 million patient interactions every year, nurses at Atlanta Outpatient Surgery Center have the opportunity to make a real impact. As a(an) PACU Nurse you can be a part of change.BenefitsWe are committed to providing benefits that matter to nurses. At Atlanta Outpatient Surgery Center, our benefits package offers eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible SpendingPaid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student LoansEmployee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.Home, Auto, and Pet InsuranceEmployee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)Short Term & Long Term Disability coverageAdoption AssistanceLegal Benefits and lots more!It is an exciting time to be a nurse at HCA Healthcare! Come unlock your career potential and see how rewarding it can be to reach your personal and professional goals. Help to advance the practice of nursing and improve positive outcomes for your patients as a (an) PACU Nurse. We want your knowledge and expertise!Job Summary and QualificationsWe are seeking a PACU Nurse for our ambulatory surgery center who demonstrates the values of our company by caring like family. You will ensure safe and effective nursing care rendered postoperatively until the patient is dismissed from the facility. With your expertise, our center will continue its' legacy of employing nurses who contribute to the company's mission and vision.What you will do in this role:Prepare your patients' care area adequately and ensure necessary equipment and supplies and providedYou will demonstrate proper airway management techniquesMonitor your patients according to policy (vital signs, temperature, cardiac, etc.).You will exhibit proper technique for insertion, maintenance, and removal of IV catheters and saline locksPerform and document head to toe evaluation of your patients utilizing an approved scoring system in line with HCA policy and procedureCheck dressings and/or operative site of your patients and report abnormalities to the surgeonProvide a safe and comforting environment for your patients and familyEnsure your patients meet discharge criteriaQualifications you will need:Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursingMinimum 2 years of experience in a PACU or ICU setting; preferably in an ambulatory surgery centerActive RN license as required by state of employmentRequired valid BCLS Certification upon employment. ***online certification not acceptableACLS requiredPALS as required by facilityserves the North Atlanta and surrounding areas of Georgia. Our centerprovides GI, ophthalmology, GYN, ENT, pediatric, pain and orthopedic services. We handle over600 cases a month. We are located near the I-285 and I-85 corridor. We are a member ofthe largest network of outpatient surgery centers in the United States with HCA Healthcare.HCA... For full info follow application link.We are committed to: Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect. Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve. Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.