Post-Anesthesia Care Unit Nurse (PACU RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A widely recognized healthcare facility in Queens is actively seeking a compassionate and empathetic Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising opportunity in their Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU). In this role, the PACU Nurse will be responsible for caring for patients after surgery. Apply today! Company Description Healthcare Facility Job Description The Post-Anesthesia Care Unit Nurse (PACU RN) will be responsible for: * Assessing patients * Checking vital signs * Acting as a patient advocate * Changing of dressings * Performing other tasks as necessary Required Skills * Active New York State Registered Nurse License * Prior experience working on a post anesthesia care unit (PACU) and/or and critical care unit * BLS and ACLS certifications * Thorough knowledge of pain medication * Strong clinical skills and knowledge * Ability to multitask * Patient-oriented Desired Skills * Prior experience working with the EPIC electronic medical records system * PALS