RN Recovery Room Services – Saddleback Medical Center
Full-Time, Evenings (12hrs)
Laguna Hills, 92653
Utilizing the nursing process and clinical nursing practice standards, the RN is responsible for directing, delivering, and coordinating nursing care for the perianesthesia patient in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU).
Directing unlicensed employee activity, synthesizing patient information, assessment of patients, planning of care /interventions, teaching patients/family, implementation of treatment plan/MD orders, and evaluation of care rendered. Effectively communicate and document data relevant to the care of the patient. Utilizes knowledge of patient age, cultural diversity, and psychosocial and/or spiritual needs into the patient’s plan of care.
Contributes to the promotion of quality nursing care through performance improvement processes. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effective patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcome. Participate in the call rotation.
- One year acute care experience in Peri-Anesthesia or Critical Care required. In lieu of this experience, consideration will be made for staff with strong education and associated experiential background.
- Current CA RN license
- Current BLS, ACLS, PALS
- Current CCRN, CPAN, or CAPA preferred
- Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
- BSN preferred.
- Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
About the Hospital
We’re a nonprofit integrated health system that includes leading hospitals – Long Beach Medical Center, Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach, Orange Coast Medical Center, and Saddleback Medical Center; award-winning medical groups – MemorialCare Medical Group and Greater Newport Physicians; Select Health Plan; and convenient outpatient health centers, urgent care centers, imaging centers, breast centers, surgical centers, physical therapy centers and dialysis centers throughout Orange and Los Angeles Counties.