The Kansas City VA Medical center is currently recruiting for 2 Intermittent RN positions in our PCU department.Learn more about this agency
The Progressive Care Unit (PCU) is a twelve-bed unit, all private rooms, which provides care (24-hours a day) for adult and geriatric patients requiring nursing care on a concentrated and continuous basis or long term patients. Patient care focuses on direct patient care, education of the patient and the patient's family, and ensuring safety for the patients, visitors, and staff.
Services provided by the PCU RN include:
- antiarrhythmic drug administration,
- post-cardiac Cath care
- post-surgical care,
- insulin drips,
- telemetry monitoring.
- Care of complex medical conditions, such as CHF, COPD, Renal, Endocrinology, and Cardiovascular.
Required Competencies include:
- Antiarrhythmic medications
- Telemetry standards for medical-surgical unit
- Groin Management
- NIH Stroke Scale
Work Schedule: various tours - to be determined by the supervisor
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Functional Statement: REGISTERED NURSE: NURSE II
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/582273200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.