Registered Nurse – PCU job in Orlando, FL

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    PCU
  • Location:

    Orlando, FL
  • Start date:

    2020-12-07
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    171708

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

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!

  • Refer a Registered Nurse – You and your referral both get $500 with GIFTED’s Refer an RN Friend Program
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Premium pay
  • Same Day or Weekly Pay
  • Ability to work in premier facilities
  • Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
  • Access to Social Worker 24-7
  • Group Health insurance benefits:
    • Medical Plan
    • Dental Plan
    • Vision Plan
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • AD&D Insurance

Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE

  • Private housing and housing allowance
  • Personal Career Coach
  • Extremely competitive personalized pay package

FACILITY DETAILS

This 808-bed hospital is located in Downtown Orlando and specialized in trauma, critical care, emergency care, cardiology, orthopedics and neurosciences. This teaching hospital offers graduate medical education in seven specialties and is home to Central Florida’s only Level One Trauma Center. This faiclity prides itself on providing a wide range of medical services and numerous specialty centers which includes memory disorder, epilepsy and the Orlando Health Rehabilitation Institution, the esteemed Brain Injury Rehabilitation Program, and outpatient’s surgery services. As one of the largest medical facilities in the region, it offers the most advances care available for all healthcare needs whether it be surgical, medical, rehabilitative, or emergency care.

Located in Central Florida, Orlando is nicknamed “The City Beautiful” and known as “The Theme Park Capital of the World”. As the world’s premier tourist destination, some of the famous attractions include Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Florida, Gatorland, Wet ‘n Wild, and SeaWorld. If theme parks are not for you, there are world-class spas, sophisticated shopping, and endless amounts of outdoor terrain to explore.

*******if you have a viable candidate for any positions at Orlando Health for any nursing position, the clinician must take an assessment prior to submission. The candidate must score 80% or higher. They are not offering remediation to med/surg candidates at this time.

They are doing this to improve their process, saving on time, according to their specialty.

They have the following assessments below: Once a candidate has passed their assessment, we are to provide a screenshot of their scores to Orlando Health. Please let me know if you have any further questions. The password to take these assessments is below. This is after they create their own password and account to get in. Thank you!

Med/Surg
o Title of Curriculum: Medical Surgical Stated Experience Assessment – Traveler/Agency

Adult Critical Care/ICU
o Title of Curriculum: ICU Stated Experience Assessment – Traveler/Agency
• Includes an ECG assessment
Adult PACUs
o Title of Curriculum: PACU Stated Experience Assessment – Traveler/Agency
• Includes an ECG assessment

Adult Step-down/PCU
o Title of Curriculum: PCU Stated Experience Assessment – Traveler/Agency
• Includes an ECG assessment

Emergency Rooms (Adult & Peds)
o Title of Curriculum: ED/Trauma Nursing Stated Experience Assessment – Traveler/Agency
• Includes an ECG assessment

Below is the information for them to Take the assessment once they are logged in:

Password: [email protected] (case sensitive)
**To be used only to access the test curriculum once the traveler has requested the curriculum and is ready to take the assessment.

Instructions on how to complete the curriculum is in the doc section.

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE

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