RN PreOp PACU Tucson Surgery Center PRN
This is a per diem / PRN position working day shift at Tucson Surgery Center which is an outpatient surgical center located at 2121 N Craycroft Rd. Bld 8.
Monday thru Friday, no call, no weekends, no holidays.
Must have at least 2 years acute care or similar experience preferred for PreOp/ PACU.
The Registered Nurse at Tucson Surgery Center Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care for the intra-operative patient.
The RN working in the Pre / Post OP / PACU at Tucson Surgery Center preps and recovers the intra-operative patient and assists physicians with procedures as needed and educates the patient and families. The Registered Nurse cares for the personal needs and comfort of patients post surgical procedures.
Either directly or indirectly reporting to a nursing supervisor, plans, directs, participates in and evaluates patient care. Collaborates with other disciplines to provide optimal care.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required: Associates or Diploma in nursing program
Preferred: Bachelor's degree in nursing
2 years acute care or similar experience preferred
"Required: Current Arizona RN license or compact state license
American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) BLS and ACLS and PALS for Preop/PACU
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.