RN Progressive Care Unit CICU

Location: Virginia - Salem
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: 22521716
Category: ICU CCU Nurse Job (RN)
Company: GCN Staffing Group
Contact: Multiple
Job Posted: 11/23/20

RN Progressive Care Unit CICU - 22521716

SHIFT: Full-time days/nights (Rotating weekends)

Orientation Schedule: Three (3) days - Monday – Wednesday

Reporting structure: Charge Nurse, Clinical Coordinator, Unit Director

Education: Diploma or Associates Degree from a professional nursing program (required

BSN or current enrolment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing (preferred)

Experience: Prefer a minimum one-year current acute care hospital clinical care experience.

Certification: Current License in Virginia as a Registered Nurse or current multi-state compact RN License with Eligibility to practice in VA. Required BCLS, ACLS within 30 days of start. NIHSS and CCRN preferred.

American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)

About

Responsible for assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of direct care to assigned patients with simple to complex health care needs

Progressive Care Services (PCU)

The progressive care units are for patients who require more medical attention than is available on a general unit, but less than what is required in the ICU. Our client is board-certified, multidisciplinary and has a team of specialists that offer compassionate care for the Medical, Cardiac and Surgical PCU patients.

Each unit offers specialized care for a range of conditions.

?    45-Bed Cardiac PCU

?    Nurse to patient ratios based on acuity (very fast pace) – 4:1

?    Patient turnover ranges from 1 – 3 days

?    Types of patients on this unit require various drips and rhythm monitoring

?    Part of LGMC Shared Governance councils

?     A supportive environment focused on fostering educational opportunities and specialty certification

?     Leaders on this unit have a passion for supporting nurses in reaching their professional goals, excellent practice, and collegial relationships

 

 

 

 


Prefer a minimum one-year current acute care hospital clinical care experience.

Certification: Current License in Virginia as a Registered Nurse or current multi-state compact RN License with Eligibility to practice in VA. Required BCLS, ACLS within 30 days of start. NIHSS and CCRN preferred.

American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)