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in Elmhurst, IL

Hours Full-time
Location Elmhurst, Illinois

About this job

Registered Nurse - PACU

  • The PACU Registered Nurse provides direct and indirect patient care under the direction of the Patient Care Coordinators.
  • Collaborates with other members of the surgical team to ensure the highest standard of care.
  • Accepts assignment to care for, take responsibility for, and advocate for an individual patient by coordinating efforts of the surgical team
  • The PACU Registered Nurse addresses the physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual responses of the patient while maintaining an environment that ensures safety and compliance with administrative policies and procedures
  • The PACU Registered Nurse has the requisite skills and knowledge to assess, diagnose, plan, intervene, and evaluate the outcomes of interventions


  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Successful completion of Hospital and Departmental orientation programs.
  • 1 year of nursing experience within area of desired practice.


  • 1 year of experience within PACU or Critical Care (required)
  • Basic EKG Interpretation


  • Currently, licensed as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Illinois.
  • BLS/CPR Certification
  • ACLS & PALS are both required to have been obtained by your 6th month of employment with SHS.  SHS will pay for you to obtain your ACLS & PALS but not to maintain it. If your ACLS & PALS has lapsed, SHS will pay for you to renew it on a one time basis.
  • Sedation Credentialing preferred

$5,000 Sign-on-Bonus available

(Varied Shifts and On-call requirements)


  • Self-Scheduling: 12-Hour Shifts - Days, Evenings or Nights
  • Institutions: Teaching Hospital, Level 1 Trauma Center (MSH), Level 2 Trauma Center (HCH)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability, Life & Long Term Care Insurance, Critical Illness & Accident Insurance, Wellness Program
  • 403(b) match
  • Flexible Spending, Health Savings accounts and voluntary benefits at group rates
  • Train Shuttle
  • Legal Protection Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Employee Discounts
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