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Ambulatory Care Registered Nurse

HCA Healthcare
Austin, TX 78701
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Introduction

Do you have the career opportunities as a PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse you want in your current role? We invest in what matters most to nurses like you at home, at work, and at every stage in your career. We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. Davids Surgical Hospital which is a part of the nations leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

Benefits

We are committed to providing benefits that matter to nurses. At St. Davids Surgical Hospital, our benefits package offers eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
  • 401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
  • Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
  • HomeAuto, and Pet Insurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Short Term Long Term Disability coverage
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Legal Benefits and lots more!

Learn more about Employee Benefits

Do you want to work where you have a voice? Nurses are at the forefront of our commitment to the care and improvement of human life. At HCA Healthcare, there are many ways for nurses to have a voice through professional practice councils, advisory councils, vital voices surveys, and units of distinction. We learn from our multi-generational nursing family. We partner with our Nurses at St. Davids Surgical Hospital!

Job Summary and Qualifications

As a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU), you will plan, implement, evaluate, and document nursing care for assigned patients. You will direct and deliver comprehensive nursing care to post-anesthesia and post-operative patients.

You will complete an age-appropriate assessment on each assigned patient and create a specific plan of care upon patient arrival

You will obtain supplies, equipment, and medication needed for patient care

You will monitor the patient throughout the recovery phase

You will identify and correct airway obstructions, ensure uninterrupted oxygen therapy, and extubate patients

You will administer IV therapy

You will recognize and report variations in patient condition to the appropriate individuals (physician, anesthesiologist, clinical nurse coordinator)

You will monitor patients for adverse reactions prior to transport from Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)

You will make rounds to check equipment cleanliness and appropriate storage

You will monitor narcotic and medication control

Job Requirements

Experience

1 year of clinical nursing experience as a Registered Nurse (RN)

Previous acute care experience preferred

Education

Associates degree in Nursing (ADN)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred

Licenses and Certifications

Current State of Texas Registered Nurse (RN) license or Compact Registered Nursing License. If Compact License, Texas license must be obtained within 90 days of hire

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification per St. Davids Healthcare policy

    Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification per St. Davids Healthcare policy

    St. DavidsSurgical Hospital is a destination surgical facility located in north Austin,Texas. A campus of St.Davids North Austin Medical Center, this hospital features 40 inpatientrooms, several operating suites, pre-op and PACU bays, and an intensive care unit(ICU).  The campus specializes in orthopedic, neurological, bariatric, gynecological, and urologicalsurgeries, but includes services such as imaging and pharmacy.

    St. Davids Surgical Hospital is part of St. Davids HealthCare, which is one of thelargest healthcare systems in Texas and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St. DavidsHealthCare was formed through a unique partnership between HCA Healthcare and two local nonprofits St. Davids Foundation and Georgetown Health Foundation.

    HCA Healthcare has been named one of the Worlds Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institutefor over a decade.  In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated 3.7 billion in cost for thedelivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

    "Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
    HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

    If this opportunity is your next step in your career path, we encourage you to apply for our PACU Recovery Room Registered Nurse opening. We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted by a member of our team. We are interviewing apply today!

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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    Posted: 2022-05-10 Expires: 2022-06-11

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