Dignity Health Perioperative Nurse - Preop/Pacu in SANTA MARIA, California

Overview

Marian Regional Medical Center , located in Santa Maria, CA, is nationally ranked among the top 10% in the nation for safety core measures in Cardiac Services and has the only comprehensive Cancer treatment and resource program from Los Angeles to San Francisco. In April 2012, Marian opened its doors to a brand new state-of-the-art facility which houses the latest technology to support excellent physicians and caregivers who deliver compassionate care each and every day. Marian's new hospital includes 191 beds, expanded and enhanced Emergency Department, Critical Care Unit, NICU and women's services.

Marian is a Dignity Health member of the Central Coast, which also includes Arroyo Grande Community Hospital in Arroyo Grande, CA and French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, CA. Dignity Health of the Central Coast is recognized for the highest quality hospitals, physicians from the top medical schools in the country, primary care offices to ensure access for all patients, premier ambulatory surgery centers, technologically advanced imaging centers, outpatient services and a comprehensive home health service; all recognized for quality, safety and service. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to provide additional funding to support new programs and services, as well as to advance the community's access to health care.

Responsibilities

About the Position

In keeping with Marian Medical Center health care philosophy, the PreOp/PACU Nurse is an experienced practitioner who demonstrates in-depth knowledge of nursing and patient care, and has the ability to practice independently at MRMC and applicable entities. The PreOp/PACU Nurse also serves as a resource person as well as a preceptor. Under minimal supervision, the PreOp/PACU Nurse identifies and implements nursing interventions for patients and evaluates the results of these interventions for a given patient population. Supports and promotes the provision of quality patient care.

Selection Criteria

  • One (1) year PACU nursing experiance.

  • One (1) year specialty experience required.

  • Acute care experiance within the last two (2) years required.

  • Current or previous Ambulatory Surgery Center experience preferred.

  • Critical care experiance preferred.

  • Graduate from accredited school of nursing with a current California Registered Nurse license and CPR certification.

  • PALS required within 6 months of hire

  • BSN preferred.

  • Demonstrates proficient intermediate nursing skills and specialty skills.

  • Demonstrates a caring, compassionate attitude toward others.

  • Demonstrates ability to organize and prioritize work efficiently.

  • Demonstrates clear, effective written and oral English skills, and objective active-listening skills.

  • Reacts calmly and efficiently in emergencies.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work with others across all departments.

  • Working knowledge of principles and practice of nursing standards.

  • Ability to maintain effective working relations with hospital departments, medical staff, and co-workers, and negotiate conflict resolution.

  • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly in both verbal and written form and to gather data, read, comprehend, interpret and apply pertinent principles, regulations and standards.

  • Current California Registered Nurse license and BLS, ACLS certification.

Qualifications

One (1) year PACU nursing experiance. . One (1) year specialty experience required. Acute care experiance within the last two (2) years. Current/rprevious Ambulatory Surgery Center experiance. Critical care experiance preferred. Demonstrates proficient intermediate nursing skills and specialty skills. Demonstrates a caring, compassionate attitude toward others. Demonstrates ability to organize and prioritize work efficiently. Demonstrates clear, effective written and oral English skills, and objective active-listening skills. Reacts calmly and efficiently in emergencies. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work with others across all departments. Working knowledge of principles and practice of nursing standards. Ability to maintain effective working relations with hospital departments, medical staff, and co-workers, and negotiate conflict resolution. Ability to communicate effectively and clearly in both verbal and written form and to gather data, read, comprehend, interpret and apply pertinent principles, regulations and standards. Current California Registered Nurse license and BLS, ACLS certification.

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Job ID 2018-54762

Employment Type Part Time

Department Ambulatory Surgery

Hours / Pay Period 64

Facility Marian Regional Medical Center

Shift Day

Location SANTA MARIA

State/Province CA

Standard Hours Mon-Fri 7-3 PM