Registered Nurse (RN) Progressive Care (PCU) FT Nights - Progressive Care Unit
Company: Community Health System
Location: Port Charlotte
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Registered Nurse (RN) Progressive Care (PCU) FT NightsJob
Nurse Responsibilities and Duties: Evaluates assigned patients and
plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians
during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests
and administers medications within the scope of practice of the
registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing
patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand
conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Relies on experience
and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of
tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department..
Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a
Come grow YOUR CAREER at ShorePoint Health on Progressive Care!
$15k Sign On Bonus for select positions!
ShorePoint Health Port Charlotte
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With over 50 years of providing healthcare services to Charlotte
County, ShorePoint Health Port Charlotte continues to provide
quality, compassionate healthcare to residents of Charlotte County
and surrounding areas. ShorePoint Port Charlotte is a 254-bed
full-service facility with a care team comprised of roughly 900
associates, 100 volunteers, and over 300 physicians specializing in
over 40 specialties. ShorePoint Health Port Charlotte is a
full-service facility offering services in emergency care, primary
stroke center, orthopedics and the only licensed obstetric and
pediatric units and Level II neonatal intensive care unit in
Charlotte County. The on-campus Southwest Florida Heart Center is
an accredited chest pain center with PCI offering comprehensive
Why should you join the team?
Employees at ShorePoint Health Port Charlotte have the opportunity
to take advantage of our awesome employee benefits.
* 62 bed step down unit supporting Tele, Neuro, Renal, and Complex
* Excellent medical benefits packages with multiple rate option
* Tuition reimbursement up to $5,000 for RNs per year
* The ability to be a shared employee with other ShorePoint
PCU Registered Nurse
Our Progressive Care Nurses (PCU) care for patients requiring close
monitoring and frequent assessment, but who aren't unstable enough
to need ICU care. PCU nurses monitor cardiac and other critical
vital signs and detect any changes, thereby enabling intervention
of life-threatening or emergency situations. Many PCU patients
receive complex medications that may require titration based on the
patient's vital signs. The PCU nurse is sometimes also called a
step-down nurse and the PCU is also known as cardiac step-down,
medical step-down, neuro step-down, surgical step-down and ER
Monitor and assess patients who aren't unstable enough to need ICU
* Current FL RN License
* 2 years Acute care RN experience preferred
* Cardiac Care and Heart Monitoring experience preferred
* Current BLS and ACLS certifications (American Heart
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