Surgical Intermediate Unit RN - Greenville, NC

Location
Greenville, NC
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 20, 2020
Closes
Feb 02, 2020
Contract Type
Travel
Hours
Full Time
Surgical Intermediate Unit RN Travel Nurse Job in Greenville, NC

Soliant Health is seeking an experienced Stepdown RN for a 13-week travel nurse contract assignment in Greenville, North Carolina. The ideal candidate would have a strong Surgical Stepdown background and 2 or more years of Stepdown experience.

Unit Description: Surgical Intermediate Unit

40-bed flex unit – taking majority Intermediate Level Patients

Primary Population: The SIU population consists of trauma and emergent general surgery patients who remain acutely ill but no longer require an ICU. This include the following but not limited to: Multisystem trauma, Isolated trauma, Respiratory insufficiency, including ventilator patients, Cardiac Arrhythmia, Complex fluid and medication management, Single and/or Multisystem injury complications, Complex wounds, Transplant Patients, Services also include patient education related to surgical procedures, disease processes, diagnostic procedures and trach care. Work collaboratively with other disciplines such as Physical Therapy, Respiratory Therapy, Unit based Case Management and Social Work.

~2665 admissions/year

Average LOS: 5.77 days

RN ratio 1:4 in pod format Patients are placed based on acuity. The acuity of this intermediate unit is comparable to a ICU unit at smaller facilities.

Current Compact state RN or NC RN licensure required.

Nursing staff analyze cardiac rhythms on their patients; we are not monitored by monitor techs must be able to read strips. BLS, ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) and TNCC (Trauma Nursing Core Course) are required

Requirements:

  • North Carolina or Multi-State Compact RN nursing license
  • 2 years of Surgical Stepdown Unit experience
  • BLS
  • ACLS
  • TNCC

For consideration, please apply with a current resume or contact Patrick Whetstone at (770) 325-0305.

Patrick Whetstone

Soliant Health

Direct Dial: (770) 325-0305

Secure Fax: (866) 386-9426

patrick.whetstone@soliant.com

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