PRN Pediatric RN, PACU in Greenville SC at Shriners Hospitals for Children

Date Posted: 10/1/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    950 West Faris Road
    Greenville SC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/1/2020

Job Description

Shriners Hospitals for Children-Greenville is looking for a PRN RN in PACU.  The PACU nurse provides, coordinates, delegates and evaluates care for the pediatric orthopaedic surgical patient and non-surgical patient.  Possesses knowledge of the peri-operative and the post-operative care needed including dynamic drug therapies for pain management and competency in assessment and monitoring.  Assesses patient condition and care needs and implements a plan of care to meet needs, reduce and control pain, and provide expected outcomes.  Supports and advances the practice of professional nursing.  Performance is reflective of the mission, vision, and values of SHC. Promotes quality patient care in a safe work environment.  Maintains effective communication will all levels of hospital personnel.  The PACU nurse maintains effective communication with all levels of the hospital personnel and patients and families.

Shriners Hospitals for Children®-Greenville, is a smoke and drug free, equal opportunity employer. We offer a comprehensive benefit package and competitive salary. PRN employees are eligible for Medical, Dental, Vision, and 403(b) plan benefits and are effective date of hire.

Shriners Hospitals for Children® - Greenville opened its doors in 1927 and is part of a 21 hospital system with facilities throughout North America. We serve a pediatric population with orthopedic needs for a six states, including South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia and Alabama. To learn more about SHC-Greenville, visit www.GreenvilleShrinersHospital.org

Job Requirements

Required:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Associate Degree of Nursing, but required to obtain BSN within 5 years
  • Current SC RN licensure
  • BLS and PALS certification or obtained within 3 months of employment
  • Minimum of one year experience in direct patient care on an acute care nursing unit
  • Work experience required in a hospital setting
  • Must be available to cover shifts,  both scheduled and unscheduled
  • Able to lift 40 pounds, stand for extended periods of time, recognize abnormal sounds, follow written and verbal instructions, remain focused with minimal stimuli, read monitors from a distance of 7 feet. Demonstrates manual dexterity.  
  • May require reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching or stair climbing. 
  • Be able to lift, push, or move a light to heavy weight patient, equipment and/or supplies. 
  • Communication skills and phone skills



Preferred:
  • BSN highly preferred
  • Pediatric and/or orthopaedic experience
  • Experience in a pediatric critical care or acute care setting

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