Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse - AHSP/PACU - Part Time - Days 12hr Shifts in Los Angeles, California
Make a difference everyday
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. Located in the state-of-the-art, eco-friendly
Advanced Health Sciences Pavilion is the AHSP 5th floor OR Preop/PACU with nine
operating rooms and preoperative and post anesthesia care units performing
orthopaedic, sports medicine, and general outpatient surgery procedures.
AHSP Preop/PACU has an
immediate part-time opening for a Registered Nurse who will assume
responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process
and the delivery of patient care for the Preop/PACU patient population.
You provide and document directand indirect patient care services that ensure the safety, comfort,personal hygiene, and protection of patients.
You provide patient educationon disease prevention and restorative measures.
You provide administration ofmedications 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 signsand symptoms of illness, reactions to medications/treatments, generalbehavior, and/or general physical condition to determine normal versusabnormal characteristics and initiate emergency procedures when indicated.
You plan and implement carebased on observations, implementing appropriate reporting, referrals andcare in accordance with standardized procedures while providing care tospecial patient populations and patients with divers cultural backgrounds.
You identify patients'readiness for learning and their ability to follow directions/instructionsand give consent while identifying and assessing patient safety concernswith respect to age and developmental considerations.
You intervene toprovide a safe environment and evaluates effectiveness of intervention forpatients.
- BSN preferred.
Current California State RNLicense required
American Heart AssociationBCLS. ACLS and PALS also required for PACU
National SpecialtyCertification required (CPAN). (External applicants must obtain within oneyear of hire)
Minimum 1 years recent acute RNexperience in specialty - post anesthesia care.
Working knowledge of applicableStandards of Practice.
Demonstrates a dedication tocustomer service and an ability to meet the needs and expectations ofpatients and health care colleagues.
Meets clinical criteria andprotocol for Clinical 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.