Intermediate Care RN Travel Nurse Job in Greenville, NC
Intermediate Care RN needed for a 13-week contract travel nurse assignment to start ASAP in Greenville, NC.
Description of Unit
We use the most advanced equipment and techniques to manage both familiar and rare cardiovascular problems. Our integration of basic science and clinical research, along with the clinical practice of medicine and surgery, ensures that patients receive the latest, most promising treatment options based on thorough review of their individual needs. CIU is a 56 Bed cardiac intermediate care.
Patient population includes Acute Cardiac Diagnoses (S/P MI, NSTEMI, CHF, Pre/post Cardiac Cath/Intervention, and Pacing/Defibrillation Device Placement). Cardiac Arrhythmia and Coronary Artery Disease management. Titration of vasoactive drips. Bedside procedures consist of ICD checks, TEEs and cardioversion.
CIU has the ECHI medicine service that is comprised of a Hospitalist and Advanced practice staff (PAs and FNPs) and ECU Cardiology (the Academic service) providing medical coverage for our patients that are available 24/7.
The unit operates in a "pod setting" with four beds in each pod. Nurse Ratio 1:4.
12 hour rotating scheduling and call. Team work and patient safety are our number one priorities.
•Must have a minimum of one year of travel experience. Will consider no travel experience only if candidate has worked in a comparable hospital with 3-5 years of Cardiac Intermediate experience
•Current RN licensure in the state of North Carolina or temporary North Carolina licensure or meet requirements to hold RN licensure in a compact state.
•Current BCLS (Basic Cardiac Life Support) required.
For consideration, please apply with a current resume or contact Patrick Whetstone at (770) 325-0305.
Direct Dial: (770) 325-0305
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