Progressive Care Nurse - Travel - (PCU RN) - Scranton, Pennsylvania - NurseRecruiter.com

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Scranton , Pennsylvania

  • Employer: Onward Healthcare
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Telemetry / Step-Down

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Job Description & Requirements
Progressive Care Nurse - (PCU RN)
StartDate: 06/27/2019Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $1496.00 - 1650.00

This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the PCU.

Details:
We need someone who is able to make quick decisions on their feet, someone who is detail oriented, but able to see the bigger picture. A candidate for our unit is someone who is eager and enthusiastic about work, someone who has integrity, and able to self-report mistakes or errors without fear of being reprimanded. This is an extremely fast paced environment, so we need someone with strong assessment and clinical skills. We have great cooperation and RN to RN interactions here, as well as great physician relations. We also have a close relationship with our Intensive Care Unit (ICU). CCRN/PCCN preferred but not necessary. A candidate for this unit would have experience with: - ventilators (we care for patients who are chronically vented and have a trach) - multiple drips/pressors - wound/dressing changes - tracheostomy care - arterial lines/CVPs - epidurals - PCAs - lumbar drains - care for patients on bipap and hiflow - line draws from VAMPs

Required Qualifications
Years of Experience: 2. 1. BLS/BCLS,ACLS
2. PA License
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1 ref with in the last 12 months

Facility Location
Scranton offers year-round historic attractions. In the Spring you can take a trip beneath the surface of the earth to board a trolley at the Electric City Trolley Station or take a coal mine tour at the Museum. You can snowboard, snow tube or ski at one of Scranton’s two ski resorts, or ice skate in one of the parks and indoor ice arenas.

Job Benefits
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:



Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits


Medical plans with dental and vision


Complimentary, high-quality private housing


401(k) and flex spending options


Life insurance


Accident and short-term disability coverage


Free continuing education (CE) courses


Travel allowances


Guaranteed pay program


Tuition discount program


Referral bonuses




About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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Job Requirements

Please see job description.

Location

Scranton, Pennsylvania

Employment Type

Travel/Contract

Employer

Onward Healthcare

Date Posted

Aug 8th, 2019

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