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

Schedule

FT night position available, 8 and/or 12 hour shifts with holidays and weekends per unit needs. Self-Scheduling..

Responsibilities

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 servicesincluding; 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.

Qualifications

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.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. 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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Job Title: PACU--Post Anesthesia Care Unit - Registered Nurse-Level II

Location: Perioperative Nursing

Job ID: 209706

Regular/Temporary: Regular