Travel Progressive Care Nurse - (PCU RN)
- Sep 02, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12978711 Job Description & Requirements
Progressive Care Nurse - (PCU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D/E/N Pay Rate: $23.00 - 28.00
This top-ranked Cardiac Stepdown unit is ready to welcome a new member to their team. With patient care deeply rooted in compassion, innovation and passion for great outcomes, you'll find a challenging and rewarding environment. If you are a compassionate and experienced RN, ready to join a caring staff within beautiful surroundings, this is the role for you!
Details: Rotating weekends
A progressive care nurse (PCU RN) works in a progressive care unit (PCU) and cares for patients requiring close monitoring and frequent assessment, but who aren't unstable enough to need ICU care. PCU RNs use computer equipment to monitor cardiac and other vital information and detect any changes, thereby enabling intervention of life-threatening or emergency situations. Close observation is necessary as many PCU patients receive a significant amount of complex meds, sometimes through an intravenous line that may need to be adjusted or titrated. The PCU RN is sometimes also called a step-down nurse or telemetry nurse, and the PCU is also known as cardiac stepdown, medical stepdown, neuro stepdown, surgical stepdown, and ER holding.
GA RN license.
50 miles radius rule
About the Facility
Serving residents of Northwest Georgia and parts of Alabama, this 230 bed acute care facility is the preferred choice for residents of Rome and beyond. The Joint Commission accredited medical center boasts over 245 active physicians and more than 30 specialties. It is the recipient of national accolades many times over, including being named a top cardiac care center in the country and maintains a wealth of centers of excellence, including emergency care, urology services, orthopedics, and vascular care. In 2012, the medical center was awarded with the HealthGrade Five-Star Rating for Treatment of Heart Failure.
At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:
- Competitive pay rates
- Free, quality, private housing
- Medical, Dental, Vision
- 401(k) and Flex Spending
- Life Insurance
- Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
- Free Continuing Education
- Refer a friend and earn extra cash!
About the Company
Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply
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American Mobile Healthcare