Travel Nurse (RN) – Tele/Stepdown (Telemetry/PCU) – Wilmington, NC – 844987

Job Details
Job ID:
844987
City:
Wilmington
Start Date:
ASAP
Assignment Length:
13 Week(s)
Shift:
Nights
Required Experience:
2 Years
Estimated Weekly Rate:
$1,994.00 per week
Job Description

Epic Travel Staffing is hiring a Travel RN – PCU/Tele Cardiac

Shift: Nights / 6:45p-7:15a, 12×3, 36hrs per week
Length: 13 weeks

Weekend Requirement: 4 per 4 weeks (flexible)

Requirements:

  • NC License 
  • Minimum 2 years of experience on the cardiac floor required
  • May screen if 1.5 year of CVICU experience in a large facility
  • UNLESS traveler has more than 24 months of cardiac experience
  • BLS
  • ACLS
  • NIHSS
  • Arterial line management, Wound Care/Wound Vac, and Charge Experience preferred

Other Details:

  • Locals Accepted
  • Float Requirement: Will follow unit rotation – not first to float

REQUIRED SKILLS / CERTS / EXP:
Minimum Years of Experience: Minimum 2 years of experience on the cardiac floor required. **May screen if 1.5 year of CVICU experience in a large facility
Traveler Experience: Required UNLESS traveler has more than 24 months of cardiac experience.
Locals Accepted 
Skills: Cardiac Telemetry, PCU/DOU/IMC/Stepdown, Sheath Removal, Interpretation of dysrhythmias, Management of dysrhythmias, Post MI, Pre/Post Cardiac Cath, Manage Cardiac drips- no titration, Titrate Cardiac drips, Chest tubes-Emerson/Pleuravac, External CPAP/BIPAP, Nasal Cannula, Non-invasive airway management
Certs: BLS & ACLS, NIHSS

PREFERRED SKILLS / CERTS / EXP: Arterial line management, Wound Care/Wound Vac, and Charge Experience
JOB DETAILS:
Ratios: Varies per Acuity. Ratios are 1:4 for surgical step down, and 1:5-6 for lower acuity
Shift: NIGHT 3×12-Hour 36 hours. Will accept 13 weeks only!
Float Requirement: Will follow unit rotation – not first to float
Weekend Requirement: 4 per 4 weeks (flexible)


** Contract staff will be assigned and expected to work a Storm Team and/or Hurricane Team. Contract staff may be required to report to work during a catastrophic event, mass casualty or disaster. Consolidation to the Centralized Office mid contract may occur and the contract staff may be preassigned to units as needed

PATIENT DIAGNOSES: Atrial Fibrillation, CHF, ACS, CAD, Aortic stenosis/regurgitation, Mitral Regurgitation/Stenosis, Endocarditis, Cardiomyopathy, PVD PAD, Vasculitis, Carotid stenosis, Venous stasis, sheath management, sheath removal.

SPECIAL PROCEDURES / UNIT DETAILS: CABG, AVR, MVR, TAVR, Mitral Clip, LAAO (Watchman procedure), VATS, Carotid endarterectomy, FEM-POP bypass, Amputations, Other vascular surgeries, Cardiac surgeries, Thoracic surgeries, General thoracic surgery, Post cath, Post DCCV, Post electrophysiology procedures, Pacemaker placements.

SPECIAL EQUIPMENT: Arterial lines (not required), Doppler, Bladder scanner, EKG, Femoral sheaths, TR band, Fem-stop, Chest tubes, Epicardial Pacing Wires.

UNIT SYSTEMS (Medication, Documentation, Communication): Pyxis, EPIC, SBAR

SCHEDULING TYPE: Self

UNIT ORIENTATION: 24 hours

SCRUBS: Navy

INTERVIEW AVAILABILITY:
Please provide your candidate’s interview availability for the next 72 hours while submitting. Manager will not offer without speaking to the candidate first.


*** INTERNAL NOTES ***
Please review against the UD

*MUST Pass EKG Testing prior to start for this specialty.
***Every candidate will be interviewed.

COVID-19 Vaccine (Facility Guideline):Not Required
Flu Vaccine (Facility Guideline):Required – Medical/Religious Exemptions Only

Unit: 3925-Cardiac Telemetry

Epic Travel Staffing:

  • Day 1 health insurance coverage and comprehensive benefits options
  • 401(k) matching program
  • Weekly direct deposit
  • Concierge state licensing program for RN and other healthcare modalities in multiple states, including CA
  • Industry leading allowances and reimbursements
  • Referral program with cash bonuses and additional perks
  • Exclusive job openings – Only at Epic
  • Epic Elite Program – Priority status at top facilities and exclusive loyalty bonuses

To apply for this job or other Epic Travel Staffing jobs, we invite you to apply now, call a recruiter today at 800-917-5055 or email us at [email protected].

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