PACU Nurse Supervisor

An exciting new opportunity for a PACU Nurse Supervisor is now available at an established acute care medical center. Come join an award winning health care team! 

The PACU Nurse Supervisor will join one of the top-rated academic medical systems with a mission to improve the health of the public, and provide outstanding care to patients. This 300+ bed hospital has been awarded with America’s 100 Best Hospitals for surgery and care, outstanding patient experience, and more. This would be a wonderful opportunity to further grow an experienced candidate’s career, in a state-of-the-art facility equipped to offer a variety of services including emergency and urgent care, primary care, perioperative services, oncology, pediatrics, and women’s health services. 

The PACU Nurse Supervisor will join an advanced perioperative team that is experienced in managing elective, emergency, same-day, and inpatient surgical services. The PACU Nurse Supervisor will work within a 15+ OR department that provides post-surgical to a wide variety of surgical services including general, orthopedic, surgical oncology, urology, urogynecology, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, vascular surgery, and much more. The PACU Nurse Supervisor will work within a professionally trained team of nurses, nurse educators, and support staff.

The Supervisor will take clinical leadership of a large perianesthesia unit, made up of 12 Pre-Admission Testing (PAT) beds, and over 20 Post Anesthesia Care (PACU) beds. This person is going to be on the front line of developing and delivering education to support staff and RNs throughout perianesthesia Services. The PACU Nurse Supervisor will get to work with hospital experts in program development, quality management, and in implementing performance improvement plans.

Under direction of the perianesthesia Nurse Manager, the PACU Nurse Supervisor will work to maintain the established standards of the department. The PACU Nurse Supervisor will assist the Nursing Manager in leading the nursing staff and will help create an environment that promotes evidence-based patient-centered care. Strong leadership and a clear understanding of inpatient nursing operations, as well as patient flow, will surely be the key to success in this role. 

The PACU Nurse Supervisor opportunity is located in the Greater Seattle area- a world-class city with many wonderful attractions, the region has become a premier destination for arts, entertainment and leisure activities. With everything from unrivaled natural beauty and world-class attractions to major sports teams, a thriving arts and culture scene, and beyond, there’s always something to do.

As a member of the PACU team, the PACU Supervisor is offered a wide range of benefits as part of your total compensation package. Choose from top medical and dental insurance programs, retirement options, and enjoy generous vacation and sick leave policies.