Texas Health

RN PRN II - PACU Job (11961127)
Location: Denton, Texas - United States
Posted: 10/9/2018



Texas Health Denton

Job ID: 31448
Post Anes Care Unit - Recovery

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Texas Health Presbyterian Denton currently has an opportunity for a PACU RN.

As an RN at Texas Health Presbyterian Denton’s PACU Department you will have the opportunity to advance your skills by providing comprehensive and collaborative nursing care for identified post-operative patients utilizing a multidisciplinary approach.

*Registered Nurse in the State of Texas.
*Certified in Basic Life Support
*Advanced Life Support obtained within the first 6 months
*Pediatric Advanced Life Support obtained with in 90 days of employment
*Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
*2 years RN experience in ICU, Telemetry, Med/Surg or ED
Data entry skills, Able to function in a fast paced environment, Teamwork a must

• Independently care for post-operative patients consistently using the nursing process and clinical standards/protocol.
• Possess critical thinking skills to be able to take care of the post-operative patients quickly and efficiently.
• Delegate appropriate patient care activities to other members of the health care team.
• Responsible for his/her own professional accountability and development.

• Adheres to the Standards of Practice outlined by the American Society of Peri-Anesthesia Nurses.

*Additional experience in PACU
*Certification in Post Anesthesia Nursing desirable.

Hours/Schedule Requirements:
7a – 7p, Monday – Friday for PRN Schedule

Department Overview:
The PACU Department has 19 bays, open Monday – Friday 7a – 7p with weekend coverage. The majority of our patients are adolescent - older adult, but on occasion we have pediatric patients.

Some of the technology and equipment commonly used includes:
Phillips monitors, portable CO2 monitor, and Glucometer


Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Nursing

“Healing hands. Caring hearts.”

Texas Health Resources (THR) is the foundation for three great health care systems in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex Harris Methodist Hospitals, Presbyterian Healthcare System and Arlington Memorial Hospital. Our thirteen facilities in metropolitan and rural areas allow our employees to work and grow in a community that's right for them. Over the next 10 years THR plans to invest more than $1.5 billion into its current hospitals and future facilities. This level of strength demonstrates the ongoing commitment to improving the health of the people in the communities we serve as well as supporting a great environment for our employees.

As one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care systems in Texas, THR contributes to employee growth by offering outstanding benefits such as tuition reimbursement for employees and their dependents pursuing clinical degrees.

Is growth important to you? It is to us! Our 'Center for Learning' is dedicated to the continued development of the skills, knowledge and practical experience you will need to positively impact your career path.

Looking for a career path? We'll give you one! Our 'Career Development Center' will help you develop a career growth timeline based on your interests, skills and values.

Care about your community? So do we! Through our "Reach out THR" program we'll give you time to participate in community outreach events. Last year our employees volunteered over 24,000 hours to various outreach programs in their neighborhoods!

At Texas Health Resources we recognize the need to attract skilled, caring staff who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. Diversity is the key to success at THR and our Diversity Advisory Council makes a difference!

Encourages and supports system wide celebrations of various cultures.

Recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding support of diversity in the community. Makes recommendations for community involvement and support.

Email resumes to recruiter@texashealth.org or apply online at: TexasHealth.org/jobs
For more information please call: 1.800.749.6877

Our hospitals include: Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Burleson, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Texas Health Specialty Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.

Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that values and celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization.


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