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Registered Nurse – Progressive Care - Travel - (PCU RN) Kirkland, WA

Company: American Mobile Healthcare
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description & Requirements
Registered Nurse – Progressive Care - (PCU RN)
StartDate: 11/02/2021Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $4745.42 - 5229.65

The PCU is a 38 bed unit for the care of adult and pediatric patients requiring cardiac monitoring and frequent observations.

The PCU Provides specialized intermediate level care. The care is rendered by skilled progressive care nurses and other personnel under the supervision of these nurses.

Patients admitted to this unit include (but are not limited to) those acute and chronic cardiac conditions including acute coronary syndrome, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, and those that have undergone percutaneous cardiac interventions. PCU also cares for the majority of stroke patients. The PCU also cares for other medical and surgical patients with neurological, respiratory, gastrointestinal, orthopedic and renal disorders requiring specialized monitoring as well as those experiencing the toxic effects of drugs and alcohol.

Types and ages of patients served: Adults through geriatrics age groups may be cared for in the PCU. Children sixteen years old or greater than 40kg may also be cared for.

Staffing: PCU staffing is generally 1:3 or 1:4. Monitor techs, health unit coordinators, and certified nursing assistants are scheduled 24 hours per day to support the registered nurse staff in providing care to the patients. Transporting of monitored patients is accomplished by an ACLS nurse.

Required Qualifications
No need to have WA license in hand expedited process in place
Must have NIH certification.

Preferred Qualifications
previous travel

Facility Location
Kirkland is a suburb of Seattle and the 9th largest city in King County. The name of the town is based on British born Peter Kirk, who in 1889 moved to the United States and bought several acres of land in the area in order to move and expand his steel construction company. There is an abundance of “wapatos”; a particular type of wild potato in Kirkland.

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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