Travel Progressive Care Nurse - (PCU RN)

  1. Lakewood,WA
  2. Nov 27, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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14609784 Job Description & Requirements
Progressive Care Nurse - (PCU RN)
StartDate: 12/19/2017Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $33.00 - 36.00

21 bed unit. As a small community hospital, the manager of the PCU is looking for candidates that are team players with a positive attitude and who are flexible. These units see patients with Sepsis, withdrawals, COPD and some end of life care. They do not have a Cath Lab at St Clare and patients require cardiac interventions are sent to sister facilities for those procedures. Travelers and local contract employees are included in any morale boosting events such as Secret Santa to encourage a team atmosphere and to ensure that contingent workers feel as though they are a part of the team

" Ratios: PCU 4:1 with C.N.A support
" Charge nurses do not generally take patients
" ICU and PCU have separate charge nurses on day shift
" One charge nurse is responsible for both the ICU and PCU on the night shift
" Contract RN's are the first to float. RN's will be required to float to Med Surg and will on occasion be required to float to the ER to assist with inpatient assignments that are holding
" Contract RN's are given 1-2 days of Epic training depending on their experience with the EMR and are given approximately


Required Qualifications
Years of Experience: 1. WA License in hand
SSN
" PCU required 1-2 years minimum experience
" Epic experience strongly preferred
" BLS, ACLS and an NIHSS are required for these units


Preferred Qualifications
Epic experience

Facility Location
Surrounded by snow-covered peaks and sparkling bays, Seattle is one of the West's most alluring cities. Relax at a sidewalk cafe and enjoy a latte, stroll along a waterfront park at sunset, go kayaking on Lake Union or shop for fresh fare at festive Pike Place Market. Here's your chance to work at Seattle's finest hospitals and to enjoy the many adventures that abound in this sparkling Northwest gem.

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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