Continuum Medical Staffing has an opportunity for a PCU Staff Nurse to work in a private, faith-based, not-for-profit health system featuring two of Georgia's oldest hospitals; One is 305 beds and the other is 331 beds in South East Georgia.
PCU -Progressive Care Unit has 39 private beds. PCU is specialized in cardiac patients but sees higher acuity medical patients as well. Patients admitted to this unit include post-op cardiothoracic surgery after CVICU recovery, chest pain, post-interventional cardiology, respiratory requiring BiBAP, as well as cardiac intravenous medications. All PCU patients have bedside monitoring capability as well as centralized tememetry monitoring. PCU rooms are also equipped with bedside computers to allow for documentation in the room.
Responsibilities include providing advanced nursing care for patients with acute conditions such as heart attacks, respiratory distress syndrome, or shock. Unit size is 39 beds with nurse to patient ratio of 4:1. Three years of critical care experience preferred. Duties may include pre and post-operative patients or perform advanced, invasive diagnostic or therapeutic procedures. Patients are requiring close monitoring and frequent assessment.
GA RN License Required
2 years of nursing experience required, progressive care expeience preferred.
BLS required -- ACLS perferred
CCRN or PCCN is preferred
required to work 3-12 hour shifts per week
Every other weekend required.
Competitive Salary available
Relocation assistance offered
For more information please contact:
Director of Healthcare Recruitment
Continuum Medical Staffing
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