Travel Nursing PACU RN Job in Washington, District of Columbia

RN - PACU

Location: Baltimore, MD (Washington area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing

Compensation: $ 33.68 - $ 36.68

Shift: 1

Duration: 16 weeks

Start Date: 2016-11-13

Job Description

The Post Anesthetic Care Unit Nurse is responsible for the day to day 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 PACU Registered nurse your duties include:
  • Assess the health of the patient and administer medications as needed.
  • Assisting patients with personal needs immediately after their medical procedure as they are helped back to consciousness.
  • Monitor the patient's vitals and make certain that no complications are found.
  • Care for the patients post operation wounds and replace dressings as necessary.

Requirements

One year of experience as a PACU Nurse within the past two years.
  • Current Nursing 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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