Stanford Health Care Clinical Nurse II - Post Anesthesia Care Unit (45692) in Palo Alto, California

Clinical Nurse II - Post Anesthesia Care Unit (45692)

  • Job Type:Full Time

  • FTE/Bi-Weekly Hours:.90/72

  • Shift:Rotating

  • Hours in Shift:12

  • Location:Palo Alto, CA

  • Req:45692

Job Description

(.9 FTE) 12 hour rotating shifts (day, evening & night) Performing established nursing procedures using clinical knowledge to care for patients recovering from general or regional anesthesia. Some on-call duty. PACU servicing a 21 OR suite 24hr/7days/week. Surgical volume includes orthopedics, general surgery, plastics, ophthalmology, neuro, GYN, GU, Robotics. Surgical volume is primarily inpatient with a few OPs. Patient acuity is high reflecting med-surg and ICU patients. This position will be cross training to Cath Lab Equal Opportunity Employer Stanford Health Care (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements.

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Minimum Qualifications: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.

Education: Graduate from an accredited nursing program. BSN preferred.

Experience: Minimum of 2 years experience acute care hospital in a PACU and ICU (Cardiac preferred)

Licensure/Certification: Current California RN License Current AHA Healthcare Provider BCLS and ACLS certifications

SHC does not discriminate on the basis of Ancestry, Age, Color, Disability, Genetic information, Gender, gender identity, or gender expression, Marital status, Medical condition, Military or veteran status, National origin, Race, Religion, Sex, and Sexual orientation.