Registered Nurse PACU (PT) - Boca Raton Outpatient Surgery

Location: US-FL-Boca Raton
# of Openings: 1
Category: Registered Nurse
System ID: 8178


Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA) is transforming specialty care in our communities. We relentlessly create value by aligning physicians, health plans and health systems around a common goal: delivering exceptional care and healing to our patients and communities we serve. We are driven to achieve the quadruple aim in health care: high quality outcomes and a better experience for patients and providers, all at a lower total cost of care. As a national leader in surgical care, SCA's 10,000 teammates operate more than 250 surgical facilities that serve nearly 1 million patients per year. For more information on SCA, visit

Why join SCA? Consider the following fantastic benefits...
  • Positive work culture
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Comprehensive medical, vision and dental insurance - eligible on Day 1 of employment
  • Paid time off plus 8 paid holidays
  • Maternity/paternity/adoption benefits
  • Employer-paid life and short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Excellent 401(k) Plan

Facility Description:

Busy ambulatory surgery center with six OR's and two GI suites performing between 30 and 60 cases a day. Physician supported facility bonus plan annually. Lunches available daily for all staff. Other events and perks provided spontaneously throughout the year.

Accountabilities / Responsibilities

Looking for Full Time Preop/PACU Nurse for a busy ambulatory surgery center doing 30 to 60 cases a day. The Preop/PACU Nurse is responsible for providing safe, comprehensive and compassionate nursing care to the ambulatory surgical patient and family according to physician order, in compliance with the philosophy of the facility, standards of practice and regulations of governing agencies.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Check updated schedule each morning and prepare supplies and equipment.
  • Admit patient to Preop according to procedure.
  • Assess patient's baseline status and communicate relevant information
  • Administer and document medications as ordered by physician.
  • Reinforce and clarify physician instructions and procedures to patient.
  • Assist anesthesia with various blocks.
  • Provide a safe patient environment
  • Receive immediate post op patients in PACU, assess status and provide appropriate care.
  • Follow physician's post op orders and protocols
  • Review written post-operative instructions with patient and/or family member.
  • Discharge patient upon order of a physician in accordance with policy.
  • Provide emergency care and arrange transfer of patient to hospital, as needed
  • Sets priorities to facilitate the flow of patient efficiently.
  • Other ancillary duties as assigned.


  • Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing
  • Florida RN licensed
  • At least 1 year prior Preop, PACU or critical care experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to work quickly and effectively while maintaining a calm atmosphere
  • Must be available early mornings
  • Must be available flexible hours

Full time
Salary Range
$50,000.00 - 99,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Naples, FL 33939, US