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RN - PACU

Kootenai Health
Coeur d'Alene

Job Description

THIS IS A PIPELINE POSITION FOR APPLICANTS TO APPLY TO AND BE CONSIDERED FOR FUTURE POSITIONS. PLEASE APPLY FOR OUR PIPELINE POSITION IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR FUTURE POSITIONS AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE.

Kootenai Health is currently hiring a self-starting, innovative, engaged, standout RN with PACU, Critical Care, or Emergency experience who has a desire to be continually challenged and make an impact on the lives of those around them.

Our Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) nurses are specialized professionals who provide intensive observation and treatment of patients that have undergone anesthesia and are some of the most vulnerable patients. If chosen, we will provide you with on-going educational opportunities and a great group of coworkers who truly have a passion for what they do each day.

Kootenai Health's PACU unit consists of:

Post-anesthesia 18 bays

Pre-op/post recovery unit 20 rooms

You will need to have:

A graduated from a nationally accredited Nursing program.

State of Idaho Registered Nurse or licensure pending as documented by temporary licensure OR current RN licensure from a state participating in the "multistate privilege to practice" compact with Idaho.

BSN or enrollment and continuous progression towards completion of a BSN program.

A minimum of 1-year experience in Critical Care, Emergency or OR/PACU required, as applicable.

ACLS, PALS, BLS

About Kootenai Health

Kootenai Health has a solid reputation in the Pacific Northwest and has a rich history that spans nearly 60 years of innovation, achievements, and benchmarks in healthcare. Providing a comprehensive range of medical services, our main campus is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and includes a 299-bed community-owned hospital. We have been recognized among large employers as the No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, and are regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to our community.

2017 Gallup Great Workplace Award Kootenai Health has been recognized as one of the most engaged and productive workforces in the world!

Member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network in 2014 Kootenai Health became the 30th member, a national network of like-minded organizations that share a commitment to better serving patients and their families. Kootenai Health is the first healthcare organization in the Pacific Northwest to be selected as a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and, like all network members, will remain locally-owned and independent healthcare provider.

3 Time Magnet Designated since 2006 This designation is nursing's top honor, accepted nationally as the gold standard in nursing excellence. Kootenai was the first hospital in the Inland Northwest to receive this designation and the second in Idaho.

Kootenai Health complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex. Kootenai Health does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or sex.

Employment Type

Full Time Nights - 12 Hour Shifts

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