Job Description & Requirements
Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse
The traveler for this positoin will need to be able to work in both PreOp and PACU. We perform outpatient surgeries on primarily healthy pediatric and adult patients. The type of surgeries we perform are cataract, dentals, ENT, general, plastic, and ortho.
Located in the Mesilla Valley of southern New Mexico - between the stunning Organ Mountains and the rambling Rio Grande - our medical center serves the 300,000 residents of Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, and the surrounding region. We offer comprehensive care to our patients, including the latest in diagnostic, therapeutic, and rehabilitative services, both on an inpatient and outpatient basis.
Nothing is more important to us than patient safety and delivering the highest quality care. In addition to our every day concentration on these goals, we are an enthusiastic partner hospital of the National Patient Safety Foundation and participant in the organization's "Stand Up for Patient Safety" campaign.
We are also one of twelve hospitals in New Mexico that have joined the New Mexico Medical Review Association (NMMRA) in a focused effort to enhance methodology and ensure the best treatment for each and every patient each and every time.