Progressive Care Unit Nurse

  • Healthcare Employment Partners
  • Tallahassee, FL, USA
  • Oct 30, 2020
Full-time   Healthcare (general) Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Great opportunity for a Progressive Care Unit Nurse  in the Tallahassee, Florida area.

This is a fast pace and challenging unit, must be willing to care for COVID patients; PCT support on unit 
 

  • Days and Night openings:  7a-7p or 7p-7a with alternating weekends. 


Responsibilities of the Progressive Care Unit Nurse 

  • The Progressive Care Unit is a 44 bed unit that provides intermediate level inpatient care to adult and geriatric patients.
  • All beds have telemetry capabilities and patients are monitored unless otherwise ordered by the MD.
  • Mechanisms are in place to monitor patients in transport and during procedures in ancillary departments.
  • Two negative pressure rooms are available for those patients whose condition requires respiratory isolation.
  • PCU is designed for patients who do not require the level of monitoring provided in the critical care units, but require a higher level of monitoring than provided on the medical-surgical units.


Requirements of the Progressive Care Unit Nurse 

  • Associate Degree or BSN required
  • Florida RN license and/or approved multistate RN license required
  • Must have a minimum of one year short term or long term acute care nursing experience
  • ACLS and BLS upon hire


Benefits:

  • 401k
  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee discount program
  • Employee stock purchase program

This facility is an acute care hospital and is known for its extensive emergency care offerings, which feature a Pediatric Emergency Room, a Senior Care Emergency Room, and an Express Emergency Room.