Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Charge RN preop/PACU

    Job Location US-MO-St. Louis
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit


    Facility Description:

    South County Surgical Center is a multi-specialty surgery center with 2 OR’s, 2 procedure rooms, and 1 minor procedure room. Specialties include urology, general surgery, ophthalmology, orthopedics, gyn, plastics, and gastroenterology. Facility hours are Monday-Friday from 5:00am to 5:00pm.

    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    The Charge RN preop/PACU is responsible for all aspects of nursing care delivery in the facility. Assumes responsibility as clinical lead of preop/PACU department. The clinical lead is also responsible for the Quality Improvement/Risk Management Program for the center and Infection Control. Assumes some responsibility of the facility CEO in his/her absence. As a Registered Nurse, the clinical lead is also responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and coordinating patient care from admission to discharge.



    Key Responsibilities:

    • Maintains preop/PACU as assigned, in accordance with written policies and in compliance with accrediting agencies.
    • Responsible for effective management of labor/productivity as well as flexing teammates.
    • Responsible for efficient and effective patient care and quality improvement.
    • Provides immediate monitoring/coaching to teammates as needed.
    • Assists with staffing and daily operations.
    • Proactively seeks to continuously improve patient care and operations.
    • Responsible for other functions as assigned by DON or the Facility CEO.


    • Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing with current MO state licensure to practice.
    • Successful completion of Basic Life Support (BLS)/Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) within 90 days of employment or documentation of current BLS/BCLS certification.
    • At least 2 year of multi-specialty ambulatory surgery experience required.

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