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Clinical Nurse II- Ambulatory PACU- F/T Day Shift at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 10589

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Updated: April 2, 2018
Job Family: Nursing

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title:                                     Clinical Nurse II

Position Number:                      10001275

Reports to:                                 Administrative Nurse IV

Working Title:                            Clinical Nurse II

Cost Center:                              Ambulatory PACU (7032)

Bargaining Unit:                        NX

FLSA:                                          Nonexempt

Job Code:                                   9139

Date Created:                             01/22/2018

Shift:                                           Day Shift

Hours:                                         40.00

 

Position Summary: 

The PACU nurse will collaborate with the Dept. of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care and other surgical and interdisciplinary teams to develop and implement a plan of care for a specific group of assigned patients. Performs professional nursing duties that incorporate the psychomotor and age appropriate cognitive skills of the patient/family/significant other to assess, plan, intervene and advocate for the patient on an ongoing basis throughout the post anesthesia period. Will evaluate patient outcomes, effectiveness of plan of care, and readiness for discharge from PACU. Acts as a role model and mentor to a variety of students and nurses new to the unit. Functions as a (PCC) Patient Care Coordinator as requested by the supervisor/manager.

 

Salary Range: 

 

Rate    Minimum  $43.46   Midpoint  $51.56   Maximum  $59.66

 

Required Qualifications:

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystem

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

Ability to maintain flexibility and work well in a fast paced, constantly changing environment

Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English

Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing                                                                               

Basic Life Support

Current PALS certification or Must be obtained within 90 days of employment

Minimum of two years demonstrated nursing experience in an acute care critical care setting or high acuity/critical care level PACU.

Registered Nurse

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families

Current CPAN, CAPA, CCRN certifications

Demonstrated experience working in a Level 1 Trauma Center

Knowledge of Title 22 and Joint Commission Requirements

One year demonstrated nursing experience in critical care or post anesthesia care unit

Prior experience in a Level I Trauma Center and/or Academic Medical Center

 

Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. 

 
 
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101 The City Drive
Orange , CA , United States
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