Ascension Health RN - PACU - SHHP / Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola / FT Rotating / 72 hours Bi-weekly in Pensacola, Florida

Job ID: 221853

RN - PACU - SHHP / Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola / FT Rotating / 72 hours Bi-weekly

Pensacola, Florida

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: RN - PACU - SHHP

City, State: Pensacola,FL

Location: Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola

Department: Recovery Room

Additional Job Details: FT Rotating, 72 hours Bi-weekly

Marketing Statement

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.

Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.

Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.

To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit www.sacred-heart.org .

Job Description

Job Summary:

The RN - PACU - SHHP provides direct nursing care for anesthetized patients in the immediate post-operative or post-procedural period.

Responsibilities:

  • Follows aseptic sterile technique according to Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses / American Society of Peri Anesthesia Nurses (AORN/ASPAN) standards.

  • Evaluates patient's responses to treatments and interventions.

  • Manages patient's pain.

  • Anticipates case-specific needs based on knowledge of procedure(s) performed and pathophysiology.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

  • Communicates discharge instructions to the patient and family member.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Advanced Life Support specializing in Advanced Cardio Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Advanced Life Support is required prior to hire date or job transfer date to work at SHHP and SHHEC.

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support credentialed from the PALS Certification Institute obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Florida Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Graduate of a Registered Nursing program required

Work Experience:

  • One year of experience as a Staff Registered Nurse is required

  • Previous experience in a critical care or PACU setting is preferred

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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