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Progressive Care Nurse

  • 490037
  • Registered Nurse
  • February 10, 2020
  • 1601 West St Mary's Road
  • Tucson, AZ 85745
  • 12 N
  • 13 Weeks
  • April 06, 2020
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $1,479 - $1,629*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Progressive Care Nurse

Age Groups of Patients: Adults and Geriatric Top 10 Diagnosis/Procedures: CHF; Afib w/RVR; Hypoxia/SOB; S/P CCLV; S/P CABG/Valve with chest tube/epicardial wires; S/P endarterectomy; BiPAP or CPAP; vapotherm; stable airway/tracheostomy (not requiring frequent suctioning); A-lines; S/P PPM/ICD insertion; S/P VATS/Thoracotomy Any special procedure done on the unit? Arterial sheath removal; Invasive hemodynamic monitoring; Thrombolytic administration. Assessment activities or therapeutic interventions every 2-4 hours; CHEETAH monitoring Common Equipment: Vapotherm (high flow) O2; A-lines; TR bands; IV pumps; wound vacs; Chest tubes; epicardial wires with pacer box; PCA; epidural Titrate Vasoactive Drips- Nicardipine; Nitroglycerin up to 100mcg; Amiodorone bolus/gtt; Dopamine; (Dobutamine/Milrinone @ set rates) Float to NSO, ON, and Tele as needed

Required Qualifications

BLS ACLS NIHSS Tele Interpretation Dialysis IV Insertion PICC Lines

Preferred Qualifications

Cerner Ventilators

Facility Location

Arizona’s most beautiful and most livable city is the ideal destination for healthcare professionals in search of breathtaking vistas, painted-sky sunsets and quiet escapes. With the Santa Catalina Mountains as a backdrop, and the Sonoran Desert and national forest right on its doorstep, Tucson boasts one of the most dramatic settings in the Southwest.

Job Benefits

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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