Deaconess Health System

DSS (Supplemental/PRN) Staff Nurse RN - Gateway PACU

  • Deaconess Health System
  • 4011 Gateway Blvd Newburgh Indiana 47630 United States
  • Jan 10, 2019
Other Nursing

Job Description

As a nurse at Deaconess, you will be a part of a caring, compassionate team, dedicated to exceptional patient care.  Deaconess provides nursing opportunities for general, advanced practice and specialties throughout our health system that includes six-hospitals and over 40 sites of care.

Post Anesthesia Care Unit
Our Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) participates in the pre-operative preparation of surgery patients and provides immediate post-anesthesia care for all surgical patients (including ICU, Pediatrics, Same Day and Admission patients).
 
SUMMARY OF THE JOB
The Registered Nurse provides direct patient care; demonstrates the knowledge, critical thinking and judgement of and integrates the use of evidence-based outcomes for Nursing practice; supervises care delivered; coordinates plan of care; provides education for patients, families and staff, and collaborates with other disciplines.

RN will be cross-trained to work in both SDCC and PACU
 
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE                    
Graduate from a nationally accredited school of professional nursing, no experience required. If graduate of non-nationally accredited school of professional nursing, then at least one year of professional nursing experience is required. BSN is preferred, or an education action plan in place.   Newly hired RNs on or after October 1, 2014 with five (5) years or less nursing experience are required to receive their BSN within five (5) years from date of hire.

ED, ICU, or PACU experience preferred
 
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, AND CERTIFICATIONS
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Indiana required. 



  Deaconess uses the EPIC Medical Record System


Deaconess Hospital is Magnet Recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.      Magnet designation is the highest level of recognition that a health care organization can attain that provides the service of registered professional nurses.  The Magnet program promotes excellence in nursing practice.   It recognizes and supports evidence-based practice, enhancing positive outcomes for both the patient and the nurse.