Registered Nurse - Recovery Room - Full Time - Days - PACU - Post Anesthetic Care
Company: Mission Regional Medical Center
Posted on: September 17, 2022
Registered Nurse - Recovery Room - Full Time - DaysOverview
Caring for Rio Grande Valley residents since 2002.
Welcome to the award winning Harlingen Medical Center a nationally
recognized leader in community healthcare delivery.
Harlingen Medical Center is a Level IV Trauma Designated hospital
that specializes in the areas of Bariatric (Surgical Weight Loss),
Cardiology, Critical Care / ICU, Emergency Room (Advanced Level IV)
Trauma Center, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology,
Neurology, Obstetric & Gynecology, Operating Room (Surgical
Services), Orthopedic, Pediatric, Radiology / Imaging, Respiratory,
Sleep Study, Speech Pathology, Thoracic Surgery, Vascular &
Endovascular Surgery, Wellness Screenings, and Wound Healing.
Our concept of "Patient Focused Care" puts you, the patient, first!
The design, management, staffing, and operation of our hospital are
focused on your needs and overall comfort. Each caregiver is highly
skilled and cross-trained in various fields, thus providing you
with high quality care, always.
Harlingen Medical Center provides patient education through a
multidisciplinary team working to address all scopes of the health
care needs of patients.
Thank you for choosing Harlingen Medical Center to meet your
The PACU RN is accountable directly to the OR Charge Nurse and the
Director of Surgical Services, and indirectly to the House
Supervisor. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of
patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning,
implementation, and evaluation for all patients within the PACU
scope of services. The Registered Nurse also coordinates the
post-operative care of the patient with the surgeon and
anesthesiologist, directs and guides other personnel while
maintaining standards of care in the PACU. He/She communicates with
the physician about changes in the patients clinical condition
including hemodynamic monitoring, results of diagnostic studies and
abnormal results and symptomatology. Works with other departments
and co-workers to provide quality patient care across the
continuum, efficient patient flow and unit maintenance and
organization. Responsible for adherence to regulations, standards
and hospital or unit policies and procedures. Responsible for
participation in Performance Improvement activities, unit meetings
and in-services. Acts as a resource for other personnel as
Education and Work Experience
Current and valid state RN License. Current BLS (AHA) certificate
upon hire and maintain current. ACLS (AHA) certificate 30 days upon
hire and maintain current. PALS (AHA) certificate preferred.
Previous Critical Care or PACU experience or minimum of one year on
the job training. Critical Care RN (CCRN) preferred.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and do not
discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability,
race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other
protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for
the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the
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