Registered Nurse (RN) Women's PreOp/PACU

Employer
Inova Health System
Location
Pimmit, Virginia
Posted
Aug 01, 2021
Closes
Aug 02, 2021
Ref
2326289327
Position Type
Nurse
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Inova Fairfax Medical Campus is proud to announce that the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) awarded Magnet® designation, the most prestigious accolade for nursing excellence, to our hospital in December 2020. Currently, only 8.5% of hospitals in the nation hold Magnet® designation and Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to be part of this select group. The new Magnet designation is in addition to several other prestigious recognitions which include: a five star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), being named by IBM Watson Health as one the nation's highest performing hospitals, and among the top 10 Major Teaching Hospitals, an A for Patient Safety by The Leapfrog Group, the #1 hospital in the DC metro area by U.S. News & World Reports, and being nationally ranked in gynecologic care.

The Women's PACU is a 32 bay Preoperative and PACU department caring for patients before and after their gynecological, breast, and plastic surgeries. We care for 30 patients a day on average, 75% of which go home same day from the PACU. Our acuity ranges from benign procedures to extensive oncology cases and we utilize some of the most advance technology to include Robotic/Laparoscopic and DIEP flap procedures.

Requirements
  • One year of PACU/Critical Care nursing experience is required (Must have two years minimum PACU/Critical Care nursing experience to qualify for bonus)
  • Previous PACU experience in a similar unit is highly desired
  • BSN or ADN Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. If RN has an ADN, within six months of start date the RN must meet with their nurse leader and identify which Accredited School the employee plans to attend - Submit a review of transcript from the school indicating the required pre-requisites and timeline for taking the courses - Provide a written plan with anticipated BSN completion date - Complete BSN within 24 months of start date
  • RN License to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • ACLS and BLS for Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association (AHA)
About Us

Inova is Northern Virginia's leading nonprofit healthcare provider. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare - every time, every touch - to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Inova's 18,000 team members serve more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Inova is home to Northern Virginia's only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,936 licensed beds. More information and statistics about Inova can be found at www.inova.org.