Tenet Healthcare Pre-Op Registered Nurse - Full Time Days in Sunnyvale, Texas



Job Summary: Provides direct patient care to pediatric through geriatric patient populations. Is responsible for monitoring patients’ physiological status in the immediate post procedural phase. Addresses the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care related to the operative and/or other procedural environment. Assists with the maintenance of PACU equipment and inventory. Communicates with patient’s physician and anesthesiologist as needed regarding patient’s condition; receives direction for patient management. Intercedes appropriately to maintain optimum homeostasis. Clients served are predominately adults eighteen (18) year of age and older. Occasionally, adolescents, pediatrics and infants are seen.

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Sunnyvale (located in Sunnyvale, TX) is a 70-bed hospital, serving the community since 2009. This hospital is a comprehensive medical center specializing in cardiovascular care, orthopedics, neurosurgery, urology and general surgery. Baylor Scott & White – Sunnyvale was awarded the 2014 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures ® by The Joint Commission. The Joint Commission’s 2015 annual report recognizes Baylor Scott & White – Sunnyvale for attaining and sustaining excellence in Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia, Surgical Care, and Perinatal Care.

Regulatory Requirements:

  • Current State of Texas Registered Nurse licensure.

  • Current BLS certification.

  • Current ACLS certification.

  • Current PALS certification.

  • Minimum of one (1) year of work experience in PACU or similar area.

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.

  • Additional languages preferred.


  • Basic computer knowledge.

Physical Demands:

  • For physical demands of position, including vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment, see following description.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising client care.

Job: Nursing

Organization: Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Sunnyvale

Title: Pre-Op Registered Nurse - Full Time Days

Location: TX-Sunnyvale

Requisition ID: 1805017060