The PACU RN is responsible for the assessment, planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned pre- and post-operative adult and pediatric patients in the PeriOperative Services Department. The RN is responsible for performing these responsibilities in accordance with all policy, procedure, and professional practice guidelines. The RN coordinates care with members of the health care team and delegates responsibilities to others as appropriate.
Physical demands: Sitting, standing, walking, lifting-max 35lbs, push/pull-max. 35 lbs, balance, stooping/crouching, grasping, writing, finger dexterity/keyboarding, reaching, color vision, operate machinery, physical presence at work.
Mental Demands: Frequent people contact, irregular work schedule, supervisory skills, detailed work, frequent interruptions, decision making skills, concentration, ability to work independent, multiple concurrent tasks, frequent deadlines, organizational skills, ability to collaborate with others, express ideas orally, remember and apply information, understand/follow basic instructions.
MN RN licensure required. Two or more years pediatric critical care experience or PACU experience required. BLS required. ACLS and PALS certification preferred.
Fairview Health Services - 9 months ago