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RN-Operating Room - PRN, Day

We Are Hiring

RN-Preop/ PACU - PRN, Day 

St. Vincent's 119 Health & Wellness - Hoover, AL

 Monday-Friday, (varying shifts between 5am and 7pm), no weekends, call or holidays

As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to deliver professional nursing care in the Preoperative and Post Anesthesia Care Unit setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs assessments, starts IV, delivers medications before and after surgery.  Follows ASPAN standards for PACU care.  

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • the following:
      • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) must be valid for 90 days post start date or must be renewed prior to start date. 
      • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) must be valid for 90 days post start date or must be renewed prior to start date. 
      • PALS must be obtained with 6 months of hire date

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • Must have prior ICU or PACU experience.

Job Preference - Skills, Education and Experience

  • RN with 1-2 years prior critical care experience in ICU, ER or prior PACU experience.  This position is for the preop to get patients ready for surgery and recovery after surgery

In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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      Job ID: 392047
      Category: Nursing
      Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
      Location: Hoover, AL

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