PACU RN / Post Anesthesia Care Unit Registered Nurse (FT, PT & PRN) - Royse City, Texas -

Per Diem Nursing Job in
Royse City , Texas

  • Employer: NewEra Healthcare Staffing
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Post Anesthesia Care Unit
  • Compensation: $37-$44/hour

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We are seeking FT and PRN PACU RNs / Post Anesthesia Care Unit Registered Nurse to join our Dallas and Fort Worth teams. The PACU RN is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and coordinating patient care from admission to discharge.

This is a local Full Time, Part Time, or PRN/Per Diem opportunity with any one of our several locations throughout DFW. This is not a travel contract.
M-F. No weekends. No holidays. No nights.
Pay based on experience and qualifications.

Clinical Responsibilities:
-Assesses, plans, evaluates, and ensures the implementation of the patient’s care to achieve identified outcomes and delivers safe patient care according to facility policy and procedure
-Assesses patient status on admission and on an ongoing basis
-Implements appropriate standards of care based on assessment data and patient’s own goals. Goals are mutually set with the patient and family
-Coordinates nursing interventions to enhance achievement of expected outcomes and to ensure readiness for discharge
-Ensures provision of patient care daily in an organized and timely manner
-Adheres to all facility policies and procedures when providing patient care
-Utilizes nursing care standards when planning and implementing patient care
-Demonstrates ability to direct and provide for patient care in emergency situations
-Assesses learning needs according to patient’s level of understanding and readiness to learn
-Evaluates patient’s progress toward outcome achievement on an ongoing basis
-Revises plan of care based on change in patient status and/or information gathered at change of shift
-Documents patient’s progress toward achievement of outcomes
-Directs others in the implementation of the teaching plan
-Assumes an active role in the provision of quality nursing care for patients receiving care
-Analyzes nursing care provided in the facility related to the established standards of care
-Participates in the monitoring and evaluation of nursing care provided
-Demonstrates ability to coordinate the nursing care provided in the facility
-Assigns patient care responsibilities based on patient needs and abilities of available staff
-Assumes charge nurse responsibility as assigned
-Demonstrates ability to make decisions concerning facility-based problems
-Participates on quality council to facilitate improvement of patient care
-Participates in the orientation of nursing staff
-Participates in developing standardized patient education programs, as requested
-Participates in team conferences on assigned patients

Job Requirements

-Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing
-Current Texas or compact state licensure
-1 year of PACU nursing experience preferred
-1 year of Med/Surg experience required
-Current AHA BLS Certification required
-Current AHA ACLS Certification preferred
-Familiarity with EMRs and medical equipment
-Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills


Royse City, Texas

Employment Type

Per Diem




NewEra Healthcare Staffing

Date Posted

Nov 17th, 2020

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