Travel Nurse RN - Progressive Care Unit - $2,257 per week
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Palm Springs
Posted on: November 12, 2019
NurseFly Travel Nursing with Travel Nurse Across America is seeking
a progressive care unit travel nurse for a travel nursing job in
Palm Springs, California:
- Specialty: Progressive Care Unit
- Discipline: RN
- Start Date: ASAP
- Duration: 13 weeks
- 36 hours per week
- Shift: Nights.
Additional information: TNAA Job ID #338530. Pay package is based
on 36.0 hours per week (subject to confirmation). BLS, ACLS, NIHSS
required. 2 years of experience required. Will float to Tele and MS
as well. Cerner required.
We're looking for Progressive Care Unit RNs for an immediate travel
nurse opening in Palm Springs, CA. The right RN should have 1-2
years recent acute care experience. Read below for more
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
Provide basic bedside care; stabilize critical cardiac
Change dressings, insert catheters and start IVs.
Prepare, administer and record prescribed medication, reporting any
adverse reactions to treatment.
Monitor and adjust specialized equipment used on patients, and
interpret and record electronic displays.
Initiate corrective action whenever information from monitoring
equipment shows adverse symptomatology.
PCU Travel Nurses should be able to stand and walk for long periods
of time, as well as bend, lean and stoop without difficulty. RNs
should be able to easily lift 20 pounds. Moving or lifting of
patients may require lifting of up to 50 pounds at times. Because
of the fast-paced environment, Progressive Care Unit RNs must
possess good skills for coping with stress and be able to relate to
people of all ages and backgrounds.
BLS, ACLS, NIHSS required. 2 years of experience required. Will
float to Tele and MS as well. Cerner required.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:
- Low Census ProtectionTM - We pay for the number of hours you've
agreed to work in your contract, regardless of changing needs of
the hospital due to low census.
- Paid Sick Leave - Sick leave begins accruing from your first
day, and you're eligible to use it after 90 days of
- Travel Reimbursement - We offer up to $1,000 in travel expense
- Your Way is Paid - TNAA pays for all costs associated with
getting the licenses and certifications needed for your
- Housing - Get the most out of your housing subsidy with our
Easy Stay program or utilize our company provided housing.
- Insurance - We offer liability, vision, dental and health from
Cigna, available from day one.
- Multiple Bonus Opportunities We offer extension, rebook and
completion bonuses. We also offer TNAA Boost Pay and referral
- More of what we offer can be viewed on our website at,
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