Travel Nursing or Contract PACU RN Job in Washington, District of Columbia

RN - PACU

Location: Baltimore, MD (Washington area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Shift: AM

Duration: 12 weeks

Start Date: 2016-05-29

Job Description

The PACU Nurse will be responsible for the daily care of patients that have just went through anesthesia during a medical procedure. Post Anesthetic Care Unit RNs take care of a wide variety of patients, from children to adults and play an crucial role in the recovery of the patient.

Responsibilities

As a Post Anesthetic Care Unit Registered nurse your responsibilities include:
  • Analyze the health of the patient and administer medications as needed.
  • Assisting patients with personal needs immediately after their procedure as they are helped back to consciousness.
  • Watch the vitals of the patient and make sure that no complications come up.
  • Care for the patients surgical wounds and change dressings when needed.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Post Anesthetic Care Unit RN within the past two years.
  • Active RN License in good standing.
  • Up to date Basic Life Support from American Heart Association.
  • Negative Drug Screen.

You can earn up to $250 when you find a travel or contract job at TPC and that's in addition to any bonuses from the agency!
 

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