HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - RN - Post Recovery Holding in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

_RN -- FT Nights_ __ Up to a $15,000 sign on bonus offered and relocation available for eligible candidates and positions. _ _ The PACU Hold Unit is a 6 bed post-surgical unit established to accommodate patients who are waiting for a bed assignment after discharge from the Adult PACU. The RNs provide acute nursing care for post-operative floor and step down patients. The unit operates Monday through Friday, excluding holidays * Provides direct nursing care to patients undergoing surgical procedures with special emphasis placed on sterile technique and perioperative nursing care * In collaboration with the patient, patient’s family and members of the healthcare team, assesses, plans, implements and evaluates care * Assesses care received before, during and after surgery. * Monitors the patient’s physical and emotional well-being * In conjunction with healthcare team, creates and maintains a sterile and safe surgical environment * Administers medications and/or confirms medications placed on the sterile field. * Documents medications used and carries out physician orders * Provides pre and post-operative patient and family education * Transports patients to the OR and positions them appropriately * Post procedure transfers patient to carrier and, with anesthesia caregiver, transports patient to recovery area * Takes emergency action as is required and necessary

  • Must be a Registered Nurse (RN) - State of Oklahoma
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
  • Must have an Associate’s Degree in Nursing (ADN)
  • Must have a minimum of one year experience as an RN in an acute care hospital
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must have good computer skills

Title: Registered Nurse - RN - Post Recovery Holding

Location: Oklahoma-Oklahoma City-OU Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00322-20910