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Progressive Care Nurse - Travel - (PCU RN)

Job ID: 367588
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: PCU
Date Posted: 3/11/2018
Address: 1638 Owen Drive
Location: Fayetteville, NC
Shift: 8 D
Duration: 13 Weeks
Start Date: ASAP
Employment Type: Temporary
Hiring Organization: American Mobile Healthcare
Pay Rate: $31.00*

Job Description & Requirements:

Progressive Care Nurse - Travel - (PCU RN)

1. Plan, organize, implement and evaluate patients according to policy, giving priority to the patient population that the holding bay is designed for (i.e. cardiac catheterization and Special Procedures radiology patients). 2. Prepares patients for above mentioned cases by; insuring IV access, vital signs, pre-procedure documentation (i.e. consent, history and physical, labs, radiology reports, cardiopulmonary reports, medication reconciliation sheet, allergies, npo status, preps, alerts), and any additional physician orders written for the case. Complete preoperative checklist. Notify physician when necessary. Use of SBARR and Ticket to Ride procedures. 3. Administers medications as ordered by physician. 4. Accurate charting and charging of patient care. 5. Recognizes life threatening situations and responds appropriately. 6. Maintains required competencies including arterial sheath removal and conscious sedation. 7. Knowledge of cardiac medications, emergency procedures and medical equipment. 8. Monitoring of post procedure patients per policies. 9. Performs other duties as indicated.

Required Qualifications

Requires Previous ICU, post heart catheterization recovery, or post operation recovery experience preferred, Will need ACLS. Have to pass Advanced Dysrhythmia exam.

About the Facility

As the 9th largest healthcare system in the state of North Carolina, this institution offers healthcare to a wide range of Cumberland Valley residents, a number that is growing each year. The facility, along with several outpatient, rehabilitation clinics and two hospital locations, offers high quality care across a comprehensive range of primary and specialty services. The medical center offers open-heart surgery, home health and hospice, cancer treatment, maternity services, and emergency medicine services, among many others, and is frequently the recipient of national accreditations and commendations for sterling service.

Facility Location

The home of Fort Bragg, and the site of the ratification of the U.S. Constitution, Fayetteville, NC offers a setting rich in American history and military tradition. This city of 200,000 also offers attractions such as the 77-acre Cape Fear Botanical Garden, the Airborne & Special Operations Museum, and historical Heritage Square. Major cities Charlotte, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem are just a short drive away.

Job Benefits

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. American Mobile Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

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