Travel Nursing PACU RN Job in Washington, District of Columbia

RN - PACU

Location: Baltimore, MD (Washington area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing

Shift: 07:00 - 15:00

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2016-10-24

Job Description

The PACU RN will be responsible for the day to day care of patients that have just undergone anesthesia during a medical procedure. Post Anesthetic Care Unit RNs care for a wide variety of patients, from children to adults and play an crucial role in the patient's recovery.

Responsibilities

As a Post Anesthetic Care Unit RN your responsibilities consist of:
  • Assess the patient's health status and supply medications as needed.
  • Assisting patients with personal needs right after their procedure as they are guided back to consciousness.
  • Monitor the vitals of the patient and make certain that no complications come up.
  • Care for the patients post operation wounds and change dressings as needed.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Post Anesthetic Care Unit Nurse within the past two years.
  • Current RN License in good standing.
  • Current BLS through 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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