FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Full Time

Nurse Practitioner (NP) - PACU job in San Antonio, TX. 

The Nurse Practitioner (NP) - PACU job is at Brooke Army Medical Center in NE San Antonio and is a civilian position. Civilian and military personnel work together in the extensive military medical system. The hospitals and medical clinics provide services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families and provide a full range of medical services. 

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)
  • Dedication Program Manager to support your employment

 

Nurse Practitioner (NP) - PACU Job Overview:

  • Anesthesia assessments 
  • Exercise a positive/helpful demeanor, and display courtesy/tact frequently under stressful conditions and duress at an accelerated pace due to life threatening patient situations. 
  • The individual will independently perform duties in accordance with professional standards and guidelines.
  • Perform and complete pre-anesthesia evaluations for patients in all age groups, newborns through geriatrics, having outpatient and inpatient surgery.
  • Perform pre-anesthesia evaluations and patient education for anesthesia services. 
  • Take patient's medical/surgical history and performs complete physical examination or examination pertinent to the patient's chief complaint and records findings.
  • The facility's electronic medical information systems will be used to obtain and to document pertinent patient information related to the planned surgery or procedure. 
  • Initiates education and documentation required for patient/parent/guardian consent for Anesthesia services and procedures, and witnesses the anesthesia consent if the patient has been counseled by an Anesthesia provider. 
  • Choose appropriate preoperative tests, as a component of the pre-anesthesia evaluation, as indicated for various purposes
  • Ensure routine and special laboratory tests, radiographic studies, electrocardiograms, cardiac studies, and pulmonary studies are ordered as indicated by the patient's medication history or assessment, the surgical procedure, or published standards.
  • Prescribe preoperative medications
  • Consult with Anesthesia providers, Surgeons, and ancillary services
  • Serve as a resource person and assist with the training of other personnel, to include Anesthesiology Residents and Student Registered Nurse Anesthetists, in all aspects of pre-anesthesia evaluations and the preadmission unit.

 

Nurse Practitioner (NP) - PACU Job Qualifications:

  • Graduate of a recognized Advanced Practice Nursing educational program
  • BasicCardiac Life Support (BCLS) through the AHA or Red Cross
  • At least two (2) years recent full-time experience in a perioperative or other health care setting conducting in-depth patient history taking, assessment, and physical examination for all age groups, newborn through geriatric.
  • Licensure: any U.S. state honored. Current, unrestricted.

If the state of registration has a separate Advanced Practice (APN) licensure, the nurse practitioner shall also have APN licensure.   

 

 Position contingent on contract award. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


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FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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