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Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our PACU Recovery department. Submit your application today!
Blake Medical Center is located in Bradenton, Florida, just minutes from the beautiful Gulf Coast beaches of Manatee County. Serving the healthcare needs of Manatee County for more than 40 years, Blake Medical Center is a 383-bed, tertiary hospital and leading provider of quality, affordable healthcare. We offer a wide range of services including the area's only Trauma Center, 24-hour emergency care, open-heart surgery, cancer care, joint replacement, burn center and inpatient rehabilitation. Blake Medical Center been named a nine-time "100 Top Hospital" and a "100 Top Cardiovascular Hospital" by Thompson Reuters, formerly known as Solucient. Our Internal Medicine Residency Training Program begin in July of 2016, allowing us to accept and teach resident physicians at our hospital. Blake also boasts many designations and certifications from some of the most well-known names in healthcare. With a strong commitment to quality care, advanced technology and professional development we make sure our employees are well cared for too.
Our nurses who work within the post-anesthesia care unit/recovery unit care for and monitored patients as they recover from the effects of anesthesia. PACU nurse responsibilities include all aspects of patient care following surgery. This care includes monitoring heart rate, blood pressure, breathing and respiration, as well as managing the pain and nausea that often follow anesthesia. Our PACU has 15 bays.
Within the Surgery Department at Blake, we provide the highest quality of care in a warm, personalized setting for the patients we serve. Our Surgical Services teams are committed to fulfilling our hospital’s mission statement “to provide exceptional care to every patient, every time.” Blake Medical Center offers comprehensive Surgical Specialties including General, Heart, Vascular, Urologic, Gynecologic, Thoracic, Orthopedic, Spine, Neurosurgery and Breast. Our qualified surgeons and surgical team provide compassionate, patient-centered care while offering a wide range of procedures. Minimally invasive, laparoscopic, endoscopic and robotic-assisted techniques along with traditional surgery provide a variety of options for our patients.
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability and employee discount program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of our Blake Medical Center's team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
· Nursing Diploma or ASN required, BSN preferred
· Current Florida State RN license or compact state RN license
· Current BLS through American Heart Association required
· Current ACLS preferred; required within 6 months of hire
· Minimum one year RN experience preferred but not required
· Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. Critical
thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal
supervision in a fast paced environment
· Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching,
squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50