Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse - Travel - (PACU RN) - Madison, Wisconsin -

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Job Description & Requirements
Post-Anesthesia Care Unit - PACU Nurse - (PACU RN)
StartDate: 07/15/2019Available Shifts: 8 D/E/N Pay Rate: $0.00 - 0.00

This expanding 23 bay unit provides immediate post-surgical care for patients who undergo surgery or other procedures requiring sedation/anesthesia. Nurses are responsible for assessing, diagnosing, intervening, evaluating, coordinating, and facilitating the concentrated care necessary in the immediate post anesthetic period for a multi-varied surgical patient population. Each patient receives continuous monitoring and observation as they emerge from the effects of sedation/anesthesia. For our critical care patient population this may include hemodynamic monitoring and/or titration of medications. Airway management and pain and comfort management are also a priority. Clinicians 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 in individual attention to each patient.

Required Qualifications
Years of Experience: 2.
1. Travel experience
2. Academic Level 1 - Trauma Center experience

About the Facility
Serving Madison and surrounding areas, this hospital has been providing top quality medical care since it opened its doors in 1924. Today, the facility exists as a 566-bed academic medical center that maintains a robust 85 outpatient clinics. The hospital is an ACS designated Level I adult and pediatric trauma center, one of 2 in the state. It maintains six intensive care units, including trauma, pediatrics, and cardiology. The Joint Commission accredited hospital is regarded as one of the leading healthcare providers in the region.

Facility Location
Blending big-city culture with small town charm, the state capital of Wisconsin is regularly rated as one of the best places to live in America. Home to the University of Wisconsin, Madison boasts a picturesque location with four lakes on its doorstep, more than 200 parks, maple-lined avenues filled with boutiques, bookstores and coffee shops, and an easy-going, friendly attitude.

Job Benefits
At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:

Competitive pay rates

Free, quality, private housing

Medical, Dental, Vision

401(k) and Flex Spending

Life Insurance

Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage

Free Continuing Education

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About the Company
Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. American Mobile Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

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Madison, Wisconsin

Employment Type



American Mobile Healthcare

Date Posted

Oct 22nd, 2019

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