Travel Pediatric Progressive Care / Stepdown Nurse - (Peds PCU RN - Pedi PCU RN)

  1. Boston,MA
  2. Sep 12, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13176109 Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Progressive Care / Stepdown Nurse - (Peds PCU RN - Pedi PCU RN)
StartDate: 12/18/2017Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $24.00 - 26.00

We will accept nurses with either Pediatric ICU experience or with Pediatric Intermediate Care experience.

The pediatric progressive care nurse (peds PCU RN) is responsible for the care of pediatric patients (generally aged from 30 days to 18 years) who are not critically ill enough for admittance to the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), but whose conditions still require continuous observation and monitoring. Also called the pediatric stepdown nurse, the pedi PCU RN takes the lead in administering care, giving particular emphasis to cardiovascular, endocrine, neurological, renal, and surgical disorders. Pediatric PCU nurses also educate patients' families on how to provide home care post-discharge.

Required Qualifications
MA

About the Facility
Perennially named as one of the nation's finest children's facilities, this 395-bed hospital is truly a comprehensive pediatric care center. The hospital is home to the world's largest research division located at a children's hospital, operating on a robust budget of $225 million per year. The facility offers a complete range of services for patients from birth through age 21. The Magnet designated hospital is the frequent recipient of awards and accolades, most recently being named to US News and Report's nationa Honor Roll list.

Facility Location
With its cobblestone streets, elegant brownstones, acres of public greens and gardens and historical attractions, Boston combines the charm of yesteryear with the buzz of a highly sophisticated, modern city. Enjoy the rewarding travel assignments that this New England city has to offer, while indulging in Boston's old-world ambiance.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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