SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Registered Nurse, Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) PRN, (.001
FTE), Days Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Fort Pierce, FL Facility Description : Lawnwood Regional
Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bedacute-care hospital
offeringa full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most
experienced HeartInstitute on the Treasure Coast providing
interventional and therapeutic care,including open-heart surgery.
Other hospital services include adult andpediatric emergency
services, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics,orthopedics,
oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, as well
asinpatient and outpatient surgical services.
Lawnwoodis designated by the Joint Commission as a Certified
Primary Stroke Center. ThePhysical Rehabilitation Center is CARF
accredited and we are designated a LevelII Trauma Center by the
Florida Department of Health and verified by theAmerican College of
Surgeons. We also offer a freestanding ER in Vero Beachproviding
emergency treatment for adults and children closer to home.
AdditionallyLawnwood offers the area’s only Level III Neonatal
Intensive Care Unit (NICU) andPediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU).
At Lawnwood patients come first – nomatter what! We invite you to
work in a fast-paced environment with a team oftop healthcare
professionals while enjoying a culturally vibrant, yet laid-back
quality of life centered onTreasure Coast beaches, boating,
fishing, community and the outdoors.
The PACU RN provides nursing care in accordance with established
policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:
Assesses, plans and evaluates the nursing care needs of the patient
in the immediate post-operative or post-procedural period.
Provides comfort and support for post-operative patients.
Evaluates responses to treatments and interventions.
Carries out physician orders.
Anticipates case specific needs based on knowledge of procedure
and pathophysiology regarding patient and procedure.
Manages patient's pain.
Administers prescribed medications and monitors vital signs.
Maintains aseptic technique and actively monitors situations
which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well
coordinated patient care.
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as
appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment
FL RN Licensure, or
Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida State Licensing
Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing eligibility and
Current BLS, ACLS & PALS certifications as
a Healthcare Provider (American Heart Association)
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
Customer service abilities including effective listening
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to
work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing,
bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients
and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.
Our Company’s recruiters are here to help unlock the next
possibility within your career and we take your candidate
experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no
recruiter or employee will request financial or personal
information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank
information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not
email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If
you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us
know by clicking here .
For questions about your job application or this site please
contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.