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RN - PCU - Days

New Careers Dallas, TX

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Title: DAYS - RN Progressive Care Unit (PCU) - Dallas, TX

Shift: Fulltime Days 7:00am - 7:00pm - 3X12's

This Hospital is recognized for its state-of-the-art medical facilities and commitment to excellence in patient care. Offering nearly 100 specialties, we are conveniently located in the heart of North Dallas at Forest Lane and Central Expressway (US 75), just 15 minutes from downtown Dallas and a short drive from North Dallas suburbs. We operate as a 876-bed tertiary care center, and we hope from the moment you walk through our doors, you will notice the difference. Our staff is passionate about their work and committed to providing excellent patient care. This has allowed us to become a place where healing, compassion, humanity and simple kindness are celebrated daily. You can play a key part in our continued success.

Job Summary

 The Registered Nurse – RN – PCU RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with our established policies and procedures.  In collaboration with patient, patient’s family and other members of the health care team, the clinical RN is responsible for assessing the nursing care needs of patients, planning interventions and evaluating outcomes of care.  The RN provides direct care and/or supervises nursing care of LVN’s and non-licensed nursing staff.  The RN is responsible for providing care consistent with the Nursing Department’s policies, procedures and standards of practice.

 Job Responsibilities

RN’s are responsible for providing care, which is appropriate to the age specific (adolescent, adult and geriatric patients), developmental and safety needs of the assigned patient population.  In addition to the RN duties and responsibilities, the RN scope includes charge duties.  The charge nurse makes patient assignments and supervises and directs the staff and unit activities for the assigned shift.

 Licensure/Certification/Registration 

  • TX RN licensure or RN Compact State License
  • BLS (AHA)
  • ACLS (AHA)

 Education  

  • BSN required  

 Experience 

  •  Must have a minimum of one year experience as an RN in a high acuity PCU unit - RECENT Experience - Acute Care

Special Notes

  • Nurse to Patient 4:1
  • 36 Bed Unit - Multisystem Progressive Unit - Mixed Acuity
  • Unit always at Full Capacity - Fast Paced Environment
  • Only Tele experience WILL NOT work for this unit
  • Manager wants TRUE PCU experience
  • Observation Units are not considered a critical care areas
General Comments

Salary range from $29.44 (2 yrs.)  $35.83 (10yrs)  $42.95 (20 yrs.) - salary based on experience

Shift Differentials: Weekend $4.20

Sign on Bonus: Up to $10,000 - 2yr Commitment

Relocation: Up to $3,000 - 2yr  Commitment

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