Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing Required
RN - Current license to practice in the State of California Required
BLS/CPR & ACLS Required
• Significant experience working in a multi-specialty PREOP/PACU, preferably in a Hospital and/or Ambulatory surgery center. This level of experience is typically achieved in approximately one to three years. Three years preferred.
• Interns, new grads or employees that have successfully completed the Pre-op/PACU training program.
Demonstrated knowledge and interpersonal skills necessary to tactfully interact with diverse health professionals, physicians and patients.
Extensive knowledge of ASPAN Standards and infection control practices
Must have a working knowledge of applicable regulations and standards.
Current knowledge regarding equipment utilized in the PACU
Demonstrated skills in written and verbal communications, functional supervision/ delegation and human relations is required
Must be a flexible, creative individual who is open to change along with the ability to handle multiple priorities.
Requires the ability to operate and trouble-shoot PACU equipment.
ACLS/PALS (per facility policy)
Computer skills are required.
Adult training skills are preferred.