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RN Pediatric PACU

Company: University of California
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: July 5, 2024

Job Description:

RN Pediatric PACU

PACU - Pediatrics Full Time 79480BR Job Summary The Pediatric Perianesthesia Care Unit at Benioff Children's Hospital - San Francisco includes both the PreOperative (Preop) and, Post-Anesthesia Care Units (PACU). The team of perianesthesia specialty nurses provides dynamic, compassionate care for a wide variety of pedicatric surgical patients.
In preparing patients and families for surgery, we assure their readiness and provide preoperative teaching for both themselves and their families. The priority postoperatively is to physiologically stabilize patients, provide innovative pain management strategies, and integrate family-centered care. An interdisciplinary team of nurses, surgeons, specialty physicians, anesthesiologists, pain service physicians and respiratory therapists work to initiate the recovery from surgery which is continued in the inpatient or outpatient setting.
The perianesthesia nurses work collaboratively with anesthesia providers, surgeons, and other members of the interdisciplinary team. Utilizing the nursing process for assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation the Registered Nurse provides evidence-based, therapeutic care. The Registered Nurse functions as a member of the interdisciplinary and nursing team; carries out established nursing procedures and performs related duties as required; performs nursing care for patients with more complex needs with assistance and supervision. Assists with the management of patient care administered by other members of the nursing team.

The final salary and offer components are subject to additional approvals based on UC policy. To see the salary range for this position (we recommend that you make a note of the job code and use that to look up): TCS Non-Academic Titles Search ( Please note: An offer will take into consideration the experience of the final candidate AND the current salary level of individuals working at UCSF in a similar role. For roles covered by a bargaining unit agreement, there will be specific rules about where a new hire would be placed on the range. To learn more about the benefits of working at UCSF, including total compensation, please visit: Required Qualifications

  • Two years of recent (within 2 years) pediatric ICU experience as an RN.
  • Requires On-Call commitment. Preferred Qualifications
    • Two years of recent (within 2 years) PACU experience in an inpatient setting as an RN.
    • CPAN or CCRN certification
    • BSN License/Certification Active Registered Nurse licensure in the State of California Active American Heart Association CPR Certification About UCSF At UCSF Health, our mission of innovative patient care, advanced technology and pioneering research is redefining what's possible for the patients we serve - a promise we share with the professionals who make up our team.

      Consistently ranked among the top 10 hospitals nationwide by U.S. News & World Report - UCSF Health is committed to providing the most rewarding work experience while delivering the best care available anywhere. In an environment that allows for continuous learning and opportunities for professional growth, UCSF Health offers the ideal atmosphere in which to best use your skills and talents. Pride Values UCSF is a diverse community made of people with many skills and talents. We seek candidates whose work experience or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to professionalism, respect, integrity, diversity and excellence - also known as our PRIDE values.

      In addition to our PRIDE values, UCSF is committed to equity - both in how we deliver care as well as our workforce. We are committed to building a broadly diverse community, nurturing a culture that is welcoming and supportive, and engaging diverse ideas for the provision of culturally competent education, discovery, and patient care. Additional information about UCSF is available at

      Join us to find a rewarding career contributing to improving healthcare worldwide. Equal Employment Opportunity The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Organization Health Job Code and Payroll Title 009139 CLIN NURSE 2 Job Category Nursing - Pediatric-Other, Nursing - Perioperative, Other Nursing Bargaining Unit California Nurses Association (CNA) - Registered Nurses Unit (NX) Employee Class Career Percentage 90% Location Mission Bay (SF), San Francisco, CA Shift Days Shift Length 12 Hours Additional Shift Details Monday-Friday, weekends

Keywords: University of California, San Francisco , RN Pediatric PACU, Healthcare , San Francisco, California

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