Job Number 205793 Facility Banner - University Medical Center Tucson Shift Day Department Banner - University Medical Center Tucson - Recovery Room -Hosp Position Type FT: Full-Time Internal Code A COREHTF Street Address 1501 N. Campbell Ave. City & State US-AZ-Tucson Posting Category Nursing - Surgery New Grad No
Banner - University Medical Center Tucson is proud to be recognized for nursing excellence as an ANCC Magnet Hospital and the only Level 1 Trauma Center in Southern Arizona! We are an Academic Medical teaching facility, Level 1 Trauma Center and Designated Stroke Center.
We also offer a Clinical Ladder for our Registered Nurses! This is an evidence-based recognition program designed to acknowledge nurses' efforts to grow their practice and contribute to the nursing profession. Compensation incentives are incorporated as the nurse progresses on the ladder and engages in professional development opportunities.
The PACU is a critical care area that requires specially trained staff to care for the Post Anesthesia patient. We provide intensive observation for patients receiving an anesthetic for surgery/procedure. This department cares for patients of all ages from infancy to the elderly and provides care through all stages of post anesthetic recovery.
Preferred Qualifications: PACU experience in a similar size /acute hospital setting, or 2 years of ICU experience
Shift: Days, 2 12 hour shifts plus call
Location: Banner University Medical Center, Tucson Campus, 1501 N. Campbell Avenue, Tucson, AZ
About Banner - University Medical Center Tucson Banner - University Medical Center Tucson is nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient care, teaching future health-care professionals and conducting groundbreaking research. Also located on the campus is Diamond Children's - recognized for its specialized pediatric services including neonatal and intensive care, emergency medicine and cancer therapies. Banner - University Medical Center Tucson is Southern Arizona's only Level 1 Trauma Center, meaning we care for the most critically injured patients. The hospital is consistently listed among the nation's top hospitals in the prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World Report. Our nurses' innovative, safe and thoughtful care has been recognized with Magnet ™ designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The hospital's physicians are full-time faculty of the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson. Our specialty services include comprehensive heart and cancer care, advanced neuroscience techniques and a multi-organ transplant program. For more information about Tucson, please visit: VisitTucson.org
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