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: 15:00 - 23:00

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2016-06-06

Job Description

The PACU Nurse is responsible for the daily care of patients that have just went through anesthesia during a medical procedure. PACU Registered nurses care for all types of patients, from children to adults and play an crucial role in the recovery of the patient.

Responsibilities

As a PACU Nurse your duties consist of:
  • Assess the patient's health status and administer medications as needed.
  • Helping patients with personal needs directly after their medical procedure as they are brought back to consciousness.
  • Monitor the vitals of the patient and make sure that no complications arise.
  • Take care of the patients post operation wounds and replace bandages when necessary.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Post Anesthetic Care Unit Nurse within the past two years.
  • Active RN License in good standing.
  • Up to date Basic Life Support from American Heart Association.
  • Must pass pre-employment 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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