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Bon Secours Mercy Health Registered Nurse (RN) - PACU - Maryview Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia

Thank you for considering a career at Bon Secours!

*Eligible for up to $15,000 Sign on Bonus*

Primary Function/General Purpose of Position

The Staff Registered Nurse in PACU, under the direction of the Surgical Services Nurse Manger, is responsible for providing and directing individualized care from pediatric to geriatric patients, based on established standards of Post Anesthesia Nursing Practice. This process includes acute patient assessment and nursing diagnosis, documentation, interpreting lab data, EKG monitoring and interpretation, implementing care of postoperative and immediate post procedural patients, as well as patient evaluation. The staff nurse must be able to function in emergency situations and possess the skills required for the use of the nursing process.

Employment Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

  • Currently licensed to practice nursing in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

  • Previous post anesthesia care or critical care nursing experience preferred.

  • CPR certification required and ACLS certification within one year of employment. Must be proficient in command of the English language.

  • Demonstrated familiarity with medical equipment, patient charts, documentation, etc.

  • Able to interpret EKG’s, hemodynamic profiles, laboratory results.

  • Able to safely administer medications and provide safe care in a stressful environment.

Essential Job Functions

  • Responsible for providing and directing individualized care from pediatric to geriatric patients, based on established standards of Post Anesthesia Nursing Practice.

  • Performs and completes acute patient assessment and nursing diagnosis, documentation, interpreting lab data, EKG monitoring and interpretation, implementing care of postoperative and immediate post procedural patients, as well as patient evaluation.

  • The staff nurse must be able to function in emergency situations and possess the skills required for the use of the nursing process.

Bon Secours is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans

  • Prescription drug coverage

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Life insurance w/AD&D

  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify

  • Paid time off

  • Educational Assistance

  • And much more

S cheduled Weekly Hours:

8

Work Shift:

Days/Afternoons (United States of America)

Department:

Outpatient Surgery Center - Maryview

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com .

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