UPMC Altoona is hiring a casual status Registered Nurse for PACU to help support the Surgery Center location. As a member of this team you will provide direct and indirect care to patients utilizing the nursing process, provide leadership for the nursing team, and contribute to the education of a variety of members of the staff and students.
Adheres to universal precautions.
Assesses patient and family needs and documents this information appropriately in the computer or on appropriate form.
Reassesses patient every eight hours, and, as necessary.