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Title *Registered Nurse - PACU
Facility Saint Joseph East
Department Post Anesthesia Care Unit
Category Nursing
Primary Duties The Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) is a short term, acute care area providing vigilant care to a diverse patient population, all of whom have undergone anesthesia. PACU transitions the patient from a dependent, vulnerable state produced by anesthesia to a state of consciousness, with physical and mental stability. The RN addresses all the concerns of the patient including safety, comfort, dignity, and privacy while providing for airway management, non-invasive and invasive monitoring, assessment, and interventions as directed by the anesthesiologist and surgeon.
Position Type Full Time
Minimum Qualifications Prefer candidates with surgery experience. Must have a current KY license.
Human Resources Contact Laura Solomonson
Human Resources Phone 859.967.5694
Human Resources Email solomonl@sjhlex.org
Pay Based on Experience