Registered Nurse RN - PACU
Company: Ascension Health
Posted on: June 24, 2022
We Are Hiring: -Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital is a
358-bed hospital located in Murfreesboro, TN. Rutherford County is
one of the fastest growing counties in Tennessee. As such, our
facility is keeping pace meeting the demands of our community. - We
are a certified stroke and chest pain center, have a Level II NICU,
26 bed ICU, 36 bed step-down ICU. In addition, our Emergency
Department is one of the busiest in the state, seeing upward of 300
patients per day. We are working towards becoming a Level II Trauma
center, increasing our acuity of NICU to Level III, and have
submitted a certificate of need for the state to evaluate our
desire to perform open heart surgeries.Compensation/Benefits: -At
Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our
work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a
comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision,
retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of
other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption
assistance. - - - - -Strength in our People: -At Ascension, we
believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In
addition to the change to have a positive impact on the people and
communities we serve, associates benefit from significant
professional opportunities, career advancement, and training. We
also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.
What You Will Do: Provide direct nursing care for anesthetized
patients in the immediate post-operative or post-procedural
- Follow aseptic sterile technique according to Association of
Perioperative Registered Nurses / American Society of Peri
Anesthesia Nurses (AORN/ASPAN) standards.
- Evaluate patient's responses to treatments and
- Manage patient's pain.
- Anticipate case-specific needs based on knowledge of
procedure(s) performed and pathophysiology.
- Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit
embodied with the Mission Statement:
- Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack
resources for a reasonable quality of life.
- Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and
diversity of life.
- Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership.
- Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.
- Creativity - Courageous Innovation.
- Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry.
- Assess and coordinate discharge planning needs with patient,
family, and members of the healthcare team.
- Assess the physical and psychological status of patients,
provide interventions/treatments andevaluate effectiveness of care
to achieve desired patient outcomes.
- Evaluate learning needs of patient and family and provide
age-specific and culturally appropriateeducation.
- All other duties as assigned. What You Will Need: Licensure /
Certification / Registration:
- Advanced Life Support obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of
hire date or job transfer date required.
- BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support obtained within 6 Months (180
days) of hire date or job transfer date required.
- Registered Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
Additional Preferences: No additional preferences. Why Join Our
Team: As one of the largest health systems in the state, we offer
rewarding careers across eight hospitals, in addition to a
comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical
practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities. We employ more
than 8,000 associates and serve a 68-county area. As we continue to
grow, we need compassionate caregivers to join us on our journey
and to help influence care across our hospitals. We provide our
associates with the support needed to re-energize, engage and
experience the joy of caring for our patients. If you are looking
for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply
today.When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today. Equal
Employment Opportunity Employer: Ascension Saint Thomas is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.For further information regarding
your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the
Law" poster:Please note that Ascension will make an offer of
employment only to individuals who have applied for a position
using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent
offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking
information from applicants. E-Verify Statement: This employer
participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program.
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