Post Anesthesia Care Unit Job Summary
Provides professional nursing care to patients and families in an acute clinical care environment, guided by the SMHCS nursing professional practice model and in accordance with the ANA's Standards of Professional Practice. Required Qualifications
- Require graduate of an accredited school of nursing or a diploma program. For new hires after 2012, Bachelor of Science Degree in nursing (BSN) is required within specified timeframe as outlined in the New Hire BSN Agreement policy (126.045). Preferred QualificationsMandatory EducationPreferred Education
- Require previous PACU, ER, or ICU experience.
- Require Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within one (1) year of hire.
- Require basic working knowledge of commonly used computer applications.
BSN: Bachelor of Science Nursing Required License and Certs
ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support Preferred License and Certs
BLS: Basic Life Support/CPR
FL RN: FL Registered Nurse License