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Cedars-Sinai CN III, PACU PreOp - 12hr Full-time Nights - AWS in Los Angeles, California

Make a difference every day!

When the work you do every

single day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort, every

detail, and every second matters. This shared culture of passion and dedication

pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it’s just one of the many reasons we’ve

achieved our fifth-consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence. From

working with a team of excellent healthcare professionals to using

state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll have everything needed to do something incredible—for

yourself, and for others. Join us and discover why U.S. News & World Report

has named us one of America’s Best Hospitals.

Highly-trained surgeons perform

approximately 32,000 surgeries in 42 operating rooms at Cedars-Sinai each year.

This position is located in the state-of-the-art, eco-friendly Advanced Health

Sciences Pavilion OR Preop/PACU.

How would you like to assume

responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process

and the delivery of patient care for the Preop/PACU patient population?

As a Preop/PACU Nurse:


You provide and document direct

and indirect patient care services that ensure the safety, comfort, personal

hygiene, and protection of patients.


You provide patient education

on disease prevention and restorative measures.


You provide administration of

medications and therapeutic agents necessary to implement the treatment,

disease prevention, or rehabilitative plan of care.


You perform skin tests,

immunizations, phlebotomy and the initiation of peripheral venous access.


You observe and assess signs

and symptoms of illness, reactions to medications/treatments, general behavior,

and/or general physical condition to determine normal versus abnormal

characteristics and initiate emergency procedures when indicated.


You plan and implement care

based on observations, implementing appropriate reporting, referrals and care

in accordance with standardized procedures while providing care to special

patient populations and patients with divers cultural backgrounds.


You identify patients'

readiness for learning and their ability to follow directions/instructions and

give consent while identifying and assessing patient safety concerns with

respect to age and developmental considerations.


You intervene to provide a safe

environment and evaluates effectiveness of intervention for patients.

Educational Requirements:

· BSN preferred.


· Current California RN License required

· American Heart Association or American Red Cross BCLS,ACLS and PALS required.

· NationalSpecialty Certification required (CPAN) . (Externalapplicants must obtain within one year of hire)


Experience :

· Minimum 3 years recent ac ute RN experience in specialty/postanesthesia care or ICU.

· Working knowledge of applicable Standards ofPractice.

· Demonstrates a dedication to customer serviceand an ability to meet the needs and expectations of patients and health carecolleagues.

· Meets clinical criteria and protocol forClinical Nurse assigned level.

Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.