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University of Rochester PACU-Post Anesthesia Care Unit - Level II - 226076 in Rochester, New York

PACU-Post Anesthesia Care Unit - Level II Job ID 226076

Location Perioperative Nursing Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule

FT/PT/per-diem positions available, D/E/N; 8/10/12 hour shifts with holidays, weekends and on-call per unit needs. Self-Scheduling.


The PACU is a fast paced unit tasked with the recovery of the surgical patient. Nursing provides post-operative care to patients undergoing surgical procedures from multiple services including; general surgery, ENT, orthopedics, gynecology, urology, plastics, neurosurgery, colorectal, vascular, thoracic and cardiac surgeries. As part of a Level I Trauma Center, this expanding unit is looking for motivated and flexible nurses who seek to expand their bedside nursing skills in the perioperative setting and enjoy working as a part of a multidisciplinary team. Candidates are expected to have excellent communication and strong critical thinking skills. RN’s with two years of experience in medical/surgical, ICU or ED preferred. ACLS certification preferred and required within 1 year.


Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.

How To Apply

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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