PACU Nurse Manager

A for-profit organization is seeking a PACU and Pre Operative Testing Nurse Manager to join their accomplished Surgical team.

In the early 1900's, four visionary medical leaders opened a world-class comprehensive health care center, with an integrated team of specialists and a personal approach to wellness—far from an urban center. Today, this health care center is one of Montana’s largest independent group of physicians, providing their area with a vast range of health services: diverse specialty medical clinics, a warm and caring hospital, urgent care clinics, family practice, vision services and a surgical center. As a provider-led organization, the this health care center is committed to recruiting the most contemporary medical staff, harnessing the power of the latest medical technologies, continually striving for advancement, and above all, working as a team to meet the health needs of the 225,000 residents living in their 17 local counties. 

As the PACU Nurse Manager you will be responsible for delivery of quality patient care that promotes safety and well-being of patients. The Nurse Manager PACU will plan, direct, coordinate and evaluate the overall daily flow of patients through Pre-op and the Post Anesthesia Care Unit for all services. The Post Anethesia Care Unit Nurse Manager will ensures patient care, safety standards, and documentation is carried out according to CPAN, AORN and JCAHO standards and recommended practices and guidelines as well as organize, plan and direct nursing service functions and activities.  As the Nurse Manager you will be responsible for policies and procedures of nursing care and ancillary services, and staff education and competency development and ensure compliance with nursing care standards established by commissions, federal, state and local regulatory agencies and adherence to institutional objectives and policies pertaining to nursing.  The PACU Nurse Manager is expected to maintain open communication with all staff to promote improvement in performance. This position will be under the Direction of the Director of Surgical Services, CNO and Medical Director of Anesthesia and will give direction to all pre-operative testing, pre-operative admission and post-anesthesia care unit staff.

This health care center is located in a place for independent, outdoor adventurers and planners of meetings looking for a true, authentic Montana experience, located nearby the Missouri River in the heart of Montana providing a basecamp for a wide range of outdoor adventures and offers a haven of rich arts, culture, and history in a vibrant, modern community where an expansive, unspoiled, diverse landscape renews one’s spirit! Anyone living here is sure to uncover something about themselves. 

Senior leadership stands ready to offer the PACU Nurse Manager an incredible salary, great health benefits, work/life balance and PTO and a $20,000 retention bonus. Don't miss out on this opportunity. Apply today!