Nursefinders

Registered Nurse Progressive Unit

  • 57848
  • Nursing
  • Registered Nurse
  • PCU
  • October 06, 2018
  • 900 W. Arbrook Blvd
  • Arlington, TX 76015
  • 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
  • January 01, 2019
  • Nursefinders
  • Per Diem
  • Call for details

Job Description & Requirements

Registered Nurse Progressive Unit

Responsibilities:

  • Head-to-toe assessments - knowledge of normal vs. abnormal findings and reporting of abnormal findings to Charge Nurse, M.D., if warranted.
  • Critical thinking to intervene with appropriate intervention for urgent/emergent care.
  • Care of the acute and chronically ill patients.
  • Basic understanding of cardiac monitoring equipment.
  • The ability to care for patients on IV drips (ie., Nitroglycerin, Dopamine).
  • The ability to identify and manage life-sustaining physiologic functions in unstable patients.
  • Care of post cardiac cath patient (diagnostic and interventional).
  • Care of post acute MI patient.
  • Care of general medical/surgical patient.
  • Knowledge of hemodynamics.
  • Basic IV and central line skills.
  • Phlebotomy skills.
  • Other duties, as assigned

Qualifications:

  • 1+ years experience in Rehab/LTAC within the last 3 years (accumulated)
  • Current BLS (ACLS a plus!)
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

Job Benefits

In addition to per diem nursing assignments that let you choose your location and schedule, Nursefinders offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Excellent Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits (for those determined to have worked full-time after a 12 month ACA eligibility period)
  • Supplemental Benefits: Dental, Vision, Medical Indemnity, Life Insurance with optional Critical Illness and Short Term Disability.
  • 401k
  • FREE Online CEU’s to all Active Staff’
  • “Star Rewards”- performance incentives

 

About the Company

Nursefinders, an AMN healthcare company, is your trusted local and per-diem nursing staffing agency, offering thousands of top-quality nursing (RN) career opportunities in the locations and times that best suit your lifestyle. With a nationwide network of offices to serve you, Nursefinders has the most exclusive contracts with top-ranked hospitals and facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.