Emory University Hospital PACU
Are you an RN with PACU experience seeking to grow your expertise and challenge yourself? If so, we’ve got the job for you! The Emory University Hospital Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) is looking for an RN for the 11am to 11:30pm shift, with call required.
Who we are: a cohesive, interdisciplinary team working collaboratively in our 24-bay post-anesthesia care unit within an academic facility focusing on patient-centered care. Our team of highly trained nurses and academic physicians recover cutting edge surgeries which are unique to Emory University Hospital within the Metro Atlanta area.
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Heart. Soul. Expertise. That’s what defines an Emory nurse. No matter where you are in your nursing career, when you choose to join this distinguished institution, you choose to change lives. We are proud to be the only health-system in Georgia with four Magnet-recognized hospitals: Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Emory University Hospital, Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital, and Emory Johns Creek Hospital.
Our nurses are integral members of inter-professional teams in our hospitals and clinics that are dedicated to outstanding patient care. They are active in professional governance, providing them a voice to make decisions that affect their work. Emory nurses are eager to share what they learn not just with our healthcare system and other Atlanta hospitals, but with healthcare systems and hospitals on a national and international scale.
Emory Healthcare continues to lead the world in evidence-based practices, utilizing cutting-edge technology to take us to the next level. As a result, many of our patients travel from great distances to get their care at Emory, and are able to receive treatments years before they are available to the general public.
Convenient Location: Emory University Campus; Clifton Road
Operating Hours: 7am to 11:30pm; we work 12-hour shifts with varying days off. We are closed on holidays and weekends. Nurses are on-call for emergencies during the weeknight, weekends, and holidays.
Our Team: The PACU is a fast-paced, fun, challenging environment that encourages you to use your critical thinking skills. This unit offers a work-life balance including self-scheduling, a family feeling, and sense of community. We are constantly raising the bar in standards of care for humankind.
We are seeking an experienced PACU RN to work in our PACU and cross train to our Preoperative Holding Area. He or she will provide service to both inpatient and outpatient populations, including Phase 2 rotation. If this sounds like YOU come join our dynamic team!
(Medium-Heavy) 36-75 lbs, 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 20-35 lbs, 34-66% of the workday; (frequently); 10-20 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 75 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 35 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking; Occasional sitting; Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing); Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.
Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks. Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure; Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors; Communicable diseases; Electrical shock; Floor Surfaces; Hot/Cold Temperatures; Indoor/Outdoor conditions; Latex; Lighting; Patient care/handling injuries; Radiation; Shift work; Travel may be required; Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators; environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.