Registered Nurse PACU in Miami Beach, FL at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/13/2020

Job Description

PACU REGISTERED NURSE OR, FULL TIME
As Mount Sinai continues to grow. so does our legacy of caring.

Mount Sinai Medical Center is proud to be South Florida's hospital of choice for great medicine. With more than 4000 employees. 500 volunteers. 670 beds. 26 operating suites and more than 650 physicians and 950 nurses. Mount Sinai is South Florida's largest private independent not-for-profit teaching hospital.

It takes the contribution of many individuals to make Mount Sinai the world-class institution it is today. As a team. we have focused our efforts on assuring that our patients receive high quality medical care. We're looking for motivated professionals who seek the challenge and stimulation of working in an academic medical center with an international reputation.

We offer:

  • An excellent. team focused work environment with opportunity for professional growth
  • Competitive salary with bonus potential
  • Savings plan with company match
  • A variety of health. dental and vision plans
  • On-site childcare. tuition reimbursement. and much more!

Responsibilities:

  • Completes physical assessment including discharge planning and care plan within departmental guidelines/times frames.  Assesses patient readiness to learn and provides ongoing patient  education, documenting all interventions and outcomes using approved hospital forms.  involves patient/family in developing plan of care and accomplishing outcome goals.  consistently and actively participates with interdisciplinary team.
  • Prepares the pre-op holding area/PACU appropriately to receive a new admission/transfer, greeting the patient and family (if applicable), upon arrival and placing the appropriate monitoring equipment, applicable to specialty area and/or patient condition, within the standards of practice for the specialty area.
  • Evaluates, assesses and documents patient's hemodynamic response to therapeutic intervention by accurate cardiovascular monitoring.  Reports abnormal rhythm to physician.
  • Evaluates, assesses and documents patient's cardio-respiratory status including O2 saturation, and cardiac rhythm interpretation and reports abnormal values to physician.
  • Competent in section and discontinuation of catheters, tubes and/or drains (or assisting with the insertion).
  • Initiates and maintains intravenous therapy as per hospital and infection control guidelines.  Safety administers blood and blood products

Minimum qualifications: 

  • Graduate from accredited College of Nursing. ASN required. BSN preferred.
  • Current/Valid Florida RN Licensure.
  • BLS and ACLS required
  • Prior experience in PACU, Pre-Op, or ICU required.