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PACU Registered Nurse- Surgery Center

Company: RevereHealth
Location: American Fork
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

At Revere Health, we value the health of our patients above all else. As the largest independent multi-specialty physician group in Utah, our healthcare system gives patients the best in communication, quality, coordination and innovation. Founded in 1969 in Provo, Utah, Revere Health has grown to include 30 medical specialties in over 100 locations throughout Utah, Arizona and Nevada.

As the first Accountable Care Organization (ACO) accredited by Medicare in Utah, and the only Next Generation ACO in the state, Revere Health offers a unique, patient-oriented approach to healthcare. We strive to keep medical costs at a minimum while providing the utmost in quality healthcare.

Revere Health: Your Health Above All Else.

Status: PRN

Position: PACU Registered Nurse- Surgery Center

Department: American Fork Surgery Center

Location: American Fork

Description: We are looking for a hard-working PACU RN with strong customer service and multitasking skills for a busy surgery center. Must have a great desire to provide patients and medical staff with the highest level of customer service. This is a great opportunity to work in a thriving and respected surgical center. In addition to working with an outstanding team, you will find: Competitive pay Generous medical, dental and vision benefits and 401k contribution No night, weekend or major holiday shifts No on-call

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assess patients on admission to PACU: airway patency, respirations, vital signs, level of consciousness according to Aldrete scale.
  • Manage difficult or emotional patient situations in a professional manner.
  • Respond promptly and professionally to needs of patients.
  • Carry out physician/anesthesia orders.
  • Maintain PACU in state of readiness at all times.
  • Demonstrate commitment to excellence in guest relations.
  • Assist in post-op calls.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all pertinent patient care information to assure the rights of patients are protected.
  • Attends meetings as required.
  • Respond appropriately to emergency situations, recognizing the need for assistance and obtaining support for anesthesia personnel and/or physician as needs..
  • Responsible for complete and thorough performance of assigned tasks
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing Currently licensed to practice nursing in the state of Utah Minimum one year experience in PACU
  • CPR and ACLS certifications required
  • PALS certification preferred
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must be a self-starter and be able to work quickly and efficiently
  • Strong interpersonal skills as well as communication, organization and prioritization skills
  • Have the ability to assess patient needs and provide the appropriate care
  • At times be able to work under stressful situations
  • Good computer skills

Hours:

  • Monday through Friday
  • No night, weekend or major holiday shifts
  • No on-call

Keywords: RevereHealth, Salt Lake City , PACU Registered Nurse- Surgery Center, Other , American Fork, Utah

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