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

RN - PACU

Location: Hagerstown, MD (Washington area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Compensation: $ 39.42 - $ 42.42

Shift: 1

Duration: 12 weeks

Start Date: 2017-01-03

Job Description

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

Responsibilities

As a Post Anesthetic Care Unit Registered nurse your responsibilities consist of:
  • Analyze the patient's health status and give medications as needed.
  • Helping patients with personal needs immediately after their medical procedure as they are brought back to consciousness.
  • Monitor the patient's vitals and make certain that no complications arise.
  • Care for the patients post operation wounds and change dressings as necessary.

Requirements

One year of experience as a PACU Registered nurse within the past two years.
  • Current RN License in good standing.
  • Current Basic Life Support 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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