Travel Nurse Across America is seeking a travel nurse RN Progressive Care Unit for a travel nursing job in Turlock, California.
We're looking for Progressive Care Unit RNs for an immediate travel nurse opening in Turlock, CA. The right RN should have 1-2 years recent acute care experience. Read below for more requirements.
As a PCU Travel Nurse, you will care for patients who require close monitoring and frequent assessment, but aren't unstable enough to need ICU care. Progressive Care Unit RNs will utilize computer equipment to monitor cardiac and other vital information, detecting any changes and thereby enabling intervention of life-threatening or emergency situations. Close observation is necessary as many PCU patients receive a significant amount of complex medications, sometimes through an intravenous line that may need to be adjusted or titrated. The PCU RN is sometimes also called a step-down nurse, and the PCU is also known as cardiac stepdown, medical stepdown, neuro stepdown, surgical stepdown and ER holding.
As a PCU Travel Nurse, you should be prepared to perform the following tasks:
BLS ACLS NIHSS Meditech 44 beds; 3:1 for 36 beds, 4:1 for 8 Beds Top 10 Diagnosis/Procedures: CHF, COPD, NSTEMI, SEPSIS, arrythmia issue Special procedure done on the unit: TEE/Cardioversion Common Equipment: vent, Bipap,SCDs, IV pumps, Feeding pumps, Glucometer - see special procedures - equipment Amiodarone IV drips
TNAA Job ID #416770. Pay package is based on 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation). BLS ACLS NIHSS Meditech 44 beds; 3:1 for 36 beds, 4:1 for 8 Beds Top 10 Diagnosis/Procedures: CHF, COPD, NSTEMI, SEPSIS, arrythmia issue Special procedure done on the unit: TEE/Cardioversion Common Equipment: vent, Bipap,SCDs, IV pumps, Feeding pumps, Glucometer - see special procedures - equipment Amiodarone IV drips
At Travel Nurse Across America, we take pride in doing things differently. We place our nurses on high-paying assignments in exciting locations across the country, but it's our service before, during and after your assignment that sets us apart. Our dedicated, supportive staff understands how stressful preparing for a travel assignment can be, and that's why we put our experience to work for you to remove the headaches and send you smoothly on your way.
Across our recruiting, clinical, quality assurance, payroll and housing teams, we promise to go out of our way to offer you an exceptional customer service experience. You may be a temporary employee of the facilities you serve, but when you travel with us, you become a permanent part of the TNAA family!
Some of the benefits you receive with TNAA: