Steward Health Care System Registered Nurse - PACU - 40hrs/ 1st shift in Attleboro, Massachusetts
Position is located in our Attleboro, MA satellite location - Southern New England Surgery Center
Position Summary: The PACU RN is responsible for the care and safety of the patient in the pre-operative and post-operative phases of surgery while adhering to established federal, state, and accreditation standards. The PACU RN performs a thorough preop assessment, provides teaching as appropriate, and adheres to Universal Protocol while preparing the patient for surgery, endoscopy, or pain procedure. The PACU nurse is responsible for ensuring a safe recovery from anesthesia and preparing the patient for discharge home.
Education: Associates Degree required, BSN preferred Experience: 1 – 5 years preferred Certification/Licensure: Massachusetts RN & BLS required, ACLS required within 6 months of hire Software/Hardware: Meditech,Provation,Athena