Employment Opportunities

Staff Nurse (RN) - PACU

The Post Anesthesia Care Unit Staff Nurse renders confidential, professional and technical peri-anesthesia care to surgical patients according to ASPAN recommended standards of practice.  Provides direct and indirect patient care under the direction of the Charge Nurse.  Communicates and collaborates with other members of the healthcare team to ensure the highest standard of care is provided.  Functions as the patient’s advocate.  Anticipates the needs of the patient, surgeon, and anesthesiologist.  Promotes and implements patient/family education.

Current openings are full-time Days with Evening rotation and full-time Evenings; call rotation on weekdays, weekends and holidays.

 

Job Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing;
  • Current licensure as a registered professional nurse in the state of Illinois;
  • Current CPR and ACLS required; must obtain PALS within 6 months of hire;
  • Must have critical care experience.
  • PACU or OR experience STRONGLY preferred

Location

1500 S. California Ave., Chicago, IL 960608

Department

Post Anesthesia Care Unit

Shift

Days

Contact

samantha.balaton@sinai.org