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Pre OP PACU Registered Nurse

Job ID: 49610 Date posted: 09/18/2023 Location: Citrus Heights, California Facility: USPI
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Pre OP PACU Registered Nurse

Citrus Heights, California


When you join USPI, you’re joining a caring, compassionate team who provides excellence in patient care across all of our facilities. As part of our staff, you’ll work with a high level of professionalism and commitment to our patients by providing safe, efficient patient care throughout their health experience. We follow the highest standard for nursing excellence, quality patient care, and innovation.

  • Job Type: Full Time
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What makes a successful Pre OP PACU Registered Nurse at our location? Check out the traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Team player
  • Multi-Tasker
  • Positive
  • Compassionate
  • Analytical
  • Detail-Oriented
nurse caring for patient


The culture of USPI revolves around our mission of treating each and every one of our patients, and their families, as if they were our own family members – each patient, each family, each and every time. We also believe in:

  • Working with compassion and respect for others and each other, supporting our communities and advocating for our patients
  • Acting with integrity and the highest ethical standards – always
  • Delivering results through accountability and transparency
  • Embracing inclusiveness for all people in our workplace and in the communities we serve


  • Healthcare

    Medical, dental, vision, healthcare/dependent FSA, life and disability insurance

  • 401(k) Retirement Plans

    Secure your future with plans that also include employer discretionary match

  • Tuition Reimbursement

    Up to $1,500 maximum reimbursement per year

  • Paid Time Off

    Up to 15 PTO days per year and 6 paid holidays

  • Work/Life Balance

    Benefits such as paid holidays and vacation help you keep a healthy work-life balance

  • Compensation

    Competitive salaries

Pre OP PACU Registered Nurse

Job ID: 49610 Date posted: 09/18/2023 Location: Citrus Heights, California Facility: USPI
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Pre OP PACU Registered Nurse *No Weekends, No Call*

Citrus Heights Surgery Center, is seeking a motivated Pre-Op/PACU Registered Nurse to join our team. Citrus Heights Surgery Center is a brand-new, fast-paced multi-specialty, ambulatory surgery environment committed to producing the highest quality care and experience for patients and their families.

Must possess a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of California.
Minimum Experience: 1 Year
ACLS and PALS required
One year experience required in pre/post-operative setting.
Previous experience in an ambulatory surgical center strongly preferred
Must possess a strong knowledge of surgical procedures and management of the surgical patient
Understanding of aseptic techniques and their implementation
Ability to quickly adapt to changing condition of the patient when needed
Must be an excellent team player and have the ability to communicate with staff, patients and physicians.
Ability to function independently in the roles of Pre and/or PACU nurse. Safe decision making skills. Ability to anticipate needs of patients and physicians. Multi-tasking ability a must.

Familiarity with the following specialties: Pain, GI, Orthopedics, ENT, Podiatry, General.

The Pre-Op PACU nurses provide care and service for duration of patient stay. The RN will be responsible for admitting the patient to pre-op and/or caring for the patient during recovery.

Work hours are Monday – Friday, no weekends, no holidays, no call

Hourly Range: $55 to $63
Wages are determined based upon a number of factors including, but not limited to, an individual’s qualifications and experience.

As a valued member of USPI, your health and well‑being are important to us. We are proud to provide you and your dependents with valuable and significant benefits. USPI knows the value of well-rounded, balanced employees, which is why we offer a variety of additional benefits to help manage life’s daily stresses.

Competitive wages
Opportunities to better yourself professionally
Health, Dental & Vision Coverage
401(k) retirement plan
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Company Paid Holidays
Employee Assistance Programs
Health Savings Account/ Flexible Spending Account
Education Assistance
Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability Insurance
Free parking

At USPI, we create relationships that create better care. We partner with physicians and health care systems to provide first class ambulatory solutions throughout the United States. We are committed to providing surgical services in the most efficient and clinically excellent manner.

USPI is committed to, and proud of our inclusive culture. An inclusive culture, in our view, is respectful of differences and nurtures and supports the contributions of each individual, while also embracing and leveraging diversity. A diverse workforce, combined with an inclusive culture, makes USPI stronger and better able to meet the needs of our diverse patient and physician population.

Citrus Heights Surgery Center complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date.

Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
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