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Frisco, TX

Registered Nurse – PCU job in Frisco, TX

RN • PCU
Start: 12/5/2021
Shift: Night
Duration: 13 weeks
Posted today

About the Assignment

Progressive Care Unit/PCU Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

Progressive Care Unit (PCU) Registered Nurses care for patients requiring close monitoring and frequent assessment.

Progressive Care Unit/PCU RN Responsibilities:

  • PCU Registered Nurses care for patients who need close monitoring and frequent assessment, but who aren't unstable enough to require ICU care.
  • The PCU RN uses 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 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, telemetry nurse, cardiac stepdown, medical stepdown, neuro stepdown, surgical stepdown and ER holding.
  • Provides exceptional bedside care
  • Records patient’s medical information and vital signs
  • Prepares equipment and assists physician during examination and treatment of patient
  • Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients and interprets electronic displays to help guide treatment
  • Records all care information accurately and completely and in accordance with guidelines established for Registered Nurses
  • Performs other position related duties as assigned

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Gifted Healthcare's Benefits

General

Guaranteed Hours
JCAHO Certified
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Insurance Benefits

Health Insurance Provided
First-Day Health Insurance
Professional Liability Insurance
Coverage Between Assignments

Financial Benefits

Licensing Reimbursement
CEU Reimbursement
Flexible Payment Options
Pay for Physical Exams
Pay for Drug Testing

Housing/Travel Benefits

Housing Provided
Housing Stipend
Flexible Housing or Furniture Options
Rental Car or Stipend
Cover Travel Expenses to the Assignment

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