Ascension Health Registered Nurse RN - PACU in Rochester, Michigan

We Are Hiring

Registered Nurse RN - PACU (Recovery) - PRN Days - Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital - Rochester, MI


  • This is a PRN/contingent role without guaranteed hours which requires the ability to cover shifts as needed.

  • You must be flexible to meet the surgical schedule, andmay be scheduled to work days or nights, weekdays, weekends and holidays.

  • Nurses are required to provide availability for at least 3 shifts per 6-week period, 2 of which must be weekends.

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Providence RochesterHospital is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission: Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital is dedicated to enhancing the health status of the individuals and communities we serve in partnership with our physicians, employees and community members.

Our Values:We are called to:

  • Service of the Poor - Generosity of spirit, especially for persons most in need

  • Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life

  • Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership

  • Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship

  • Creativity - Courageous innovation

  • Dedication - Affirming the hope and joy of our ministry

Our Vision: To be the recognized healthcare Employer of choice.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital, you will have the opportunity to providedirect nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

You will:

  • Monitor post-surgical vital signs

  • Assess and treat post-op symptoms and anesthesia side effects

  • Chart and document patient progress, updating the team as needed

  • Orient and calm patients as they regain consciousness after surgery

  • Provide post-op instructions to patients and caregivers

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):

  • Obtain and maintain BLS certification on completion of hospital orientation required.

  • Current State of Michigan Registered Nurse license at time of hire/transfer date required.


  • Diploma

  • Graduate from an accredit School of Nursing at time of hire/transfer date. BSN preferred.

Work Experience:

  • Current, applicable experience of at least one (1) year, within the past two (2) years required.

  • "Applicable experience" defined as working as an RN in the PACU/Recovery Room

  • Experience with Phase 1 and Phase 2 recovery is very strongly preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Rochester Providence Hospital is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster: is the Law Poster Supplement you for considering a career with Crittenton Hospital Medical Center.Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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