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WI-RN-Pediatric Pre/Post - PACU - 7821
Ref No.: 17-29185
Location: Madison, Wisconsin
American Family Children's Hospital
Pediatric experience, PALS and EPIC required.
Pediatric Pre Post / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) This newly remodeled has 22 individual rooms and 2 double rooms which provide each patient with a quiet, soothing environment to recover from anesthesia following surgery or procedures. Nurses are responsible for assessing, diagnosing, intervening, evaluating, coordinating, and facilitating concentrated care essential during the immediate post anesthetic period for a wide variety of surgical and procedural patient populations. Each patient receives continuous monitoring and observation as they emerge from the effects of sedation/anesthesia. For the critical care patient population this may include hemodynamic monitoring and/or titration of medications. Airway and pain/comfort management are also priorities. Nurses work closely with their surgical, anesthesia, and Pain Service colleagues to identify the most appropriate plan of care for the patient. Nurse to patient staffing ratio is most often one-to-one or one-to-two (and never exceeds one-to-three) providing the utmost individual attention to each patient. Minimum Requirements: 1.Traveler must have permanent address outside 75 mile radius of Madison 2. Traveler must have WI nursing license or compact license from their permanent address state 3. Traveler must have completed two years of acute care experience within last 3 years. 4. Traveler must have one successful assignment as travel RN (13 weeks) 5. Traveler must have experience in an Academic Level 1 - Trauma center. 6. Traveler must have Basic Arrhythmia experience. 7. Needs 2 references from recent work environment/assignments (supervisor or manager only).

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Specialty Type:
Nursing

Sub Specialties:
Post Anesthesia Care Unit Nurse (PACU)

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