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RN - Stepdown/PCU - Hazard
Ref No.: 20-03740
Category: Travel Nursing and Allied
Location: Hazard, Kentucky
General job duties. Types of procedures required.
This is a busy stepdown unit that receives patients from all over the facilityThis unit serves a large geriatric population with acute and chronic disease states with multiple co-morbidities. Pre/post cardiac cath patients treated on this unit. Variety of pre/post intensive medical and surgical patients. Pre-op open heart patients on this unit.

Equipment utilized in the unit/dept.
Phillips telemetry, Accudose medication delivery system (Pyxis is coming Oct. 2018). Meditech documentation in early 2019.

Required skills and minimum years of experience.
2 years of progressive care/stepdown, basic arrhythmia interpretation

Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required. (ARRT, CRT, BLS, ACLS, etc)

Shift or schedule requirements. (Will the employee ever work alone? Is call required? If so, how often? Are weekends required?)
Guaranteed 36/36 hours, scheduled 36/48 every other week, weekends per manager, no block scheduling

Floating to other units/departments. (If so, to which units/departments?)
Floating required by facility's union contract to other med/surg departments

Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept.

Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only)

Dress Code:
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