Registered Nurse-PACU-Variable Shift - PACU - Post Anesthetic Care
Company: Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas
Posted on: September 15, 2023
Registered Nurse-PACU-Variable ShiftWe are looking to add top
talent to our Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas team.
Join us in performing Sacred Work!
Competitive benefits are offered including:
Matched Retirement Plan
Paid Time Off
Comprehensive Benefit Plan - Medical, Dental, Vision and Much
The Prep Hold (PACU) Registered Nurse is responsible for the
provision of safe and effective care of the patient having invasive
or non-invasive special procedure(s) in the Cardiac Cath Lab or
surgical suite to include the immediate pre-procedure period and
immediately following the procedure.
Essential Job Duties
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
* Utilizes a systemic approach to provide individualized,
goal-directed, nursing care by performing comprehensive nursing
assessments regarding the health status of the patient, making
nursing diagnoses that serve as the basis for the strategy of care,
developing a plan of care based on the assessment and diagnosis,
implementing care and evaluating the patient's responses to nursing
* Facilitates departmental operations through completion of all
patient logs, charge requisitions and other paper work, as well as
maintain required documentation of patient care and unit activities
in accordance with standards.
* Organizes activities during the immediate pre-procedure period to
ensure that all required assessments are completed and documented
fully, and assumes responsibility for the efficient management of
patient in the immediate post procedure period.
* Communicates information appropriately with Medical Staff and
other members of the health care team to promote continuity of care
and attainment of patient expected outcomes.
* Analyzes the assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis and
identifies expected outcomes that are unique to the patient.
* Ensures implementation of operational standards which promote the
maintenance of patient rights including, Informed consent,
Clarification of patient expectations, Explanation of treatment
processes, Maintenance of confidentiality of patient information,
Maintenance of patient privacy through prevention of excess
exposure during procedures, Ethical considerations, Handling of
Required Education and Experience
Graduate of an accredited nursing program
2 - 4 years related experience
ACLS certification / PALS
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