Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse

  • 249554
  • Registered Nurse
  • April 09, 2019
  • 13651 Willard Street
  • Panorama City, CA 91402
  • 8 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • May 06, 2019
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $1,953 - $2,153*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse

Exclusive AMN order in the heart of the San Fernando Valley. This state of the art Hospital is recognized for its patient focus, and combines technology, expertise and compassion, bringing industry-leading quality and service to more than 300,000 members in the greater San Fernando Valley. Located in the heart of the Valley this is a film buffs heaven. Near to many major studios, on any given day you may find yourself passing by the filming of some of TV's most well known shows! Of course you are also just minutes from the sunny SoCal beaches. With the Angeles National Forest Mountain Range providing the perfect backdrop, you can definitely see why this is one of top vacation destination spots around! This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within this specialize PACU unit. PACU RN's will work with patients ranging in age from Infants to Geriatrics. The average daily census on this PACU unit is either 1:1 or 1:2. All PACU staff will be responsibile for working 8 hour shifts. The range of patient cases on this unit will be: general surgery; orthopedics., ENT, Opthamology; OB/GYN; Thoracic, cardiac Special Unit Procedures performed on this unit: PA catheters; A-lines; Epidurals; Ventilators. Meds and drips administered: PACU RN's may administer ACLS/PALs emergency drugs and ICU list of approved medications in PACU I and II POH may only administer Lopressor. Supplemental Staff will be required to float when necessary. If you are a compassionate and experienced PACU RN, ready to join a caring staff within beautiful surroundings, this is the role for you!

Required Qualifications

ACLS, BLS Must pass EKG test upon arrival to continue assignment Ventilator Management

Preferred Qualifications

Patient Care Delivery Pain Management PCA, epidurals, and vent patients etc.

Facility Location

Located in the heart of the San Fernando Valley, Panorama City offers easy access to the best of the Los Angeles area, including the culture, shopping, dining, and entertainment of Hollywood, Pasadena, Santa Monica, Malibu, and other famous destinations. The nearby studio town of Burbank offers great dining and nightlife, and popular tourist attractions like Universal Studios and Six Flags Magic Mountain are right around the corner, too.

Job Benefits

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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