Community Health Systems RN-Outpatient Surgery-PRN-Day Shift in Jackson, Mississippi


Responsible for the delivery of safe, effective and quality patient and family centered care in the perianesthesia care unit and other areas of perianesthesia services for all patient populations. Roles during this phase of care focus on assessing the patient and developing a plan of care designed to meet the pre-anesthesia physical, psychological, educational and sociocultural needs of the patient and family. This includes validation of existing information and completion of preparation of the patient.


Graduate of a nursing program is required. Bachelor's degree is preferred.

Licensure as a registered nurse in the state of Mississippi is required. BLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications are required (or prior to independent patient care assignment). Nationally recognized certification in area of expertise is preferred.

Prior Outpatient Surgery nursing experience is preferred. Previous experience in MedSurg and/or ambulatory surgery is preferred.

Job: Outpatient Surgical Services

Organization: Merit Health Central

Location: MS-Jackson

Requisition ID: 1763578