Healthcare

Employment TYPE

Permanent

LOCATION

Plano, Texas

DATE POSTED

December 21, 2020

INDUSTRY

Healthcare

POSITION(S)

1

SALARY

Negotiable

Job# J1108

NIGHTS - Neuro PCU/Stepdown RN

About The Opportunity

Full-time nights - 7P-7A (rotating weekends)

Job Description

  • Our Neuroscience Progressive Care Registered Nurses raise the bar by providing clinical expertise and the highest quality care, in the most compassionate way. As an RN on our 34-bed Neuro PCU, you will have the opportunity to provide treatment to patients with conditions that affect the brain, spine and nervous system. We are a Level 1 Comprehensive Stroke Center, Primary Stroke Center and a Level 4 Epilepsy Center offering stroke support groups and neurological rehabilitation. Our high acuity, fast paced floor offers you the opportunity to work with a strong group of Nurses that are committed to providing high quality care to our patients in one of the largest Neurology departments in the country.
  • The typical patient population on this unit are TBI’s, brain tumors, post spinal patients, SDHs, SAHs, ICUs, Ischemic/hemorrhagic strokes, MVAs and MCCs.

Required Skills

    Education
  • BSN Required - Magnet Facility
  • A.D.N with CNO approval and enrollment in BSN program currently or enrolled within 6 months of hire and completion with 24 months
  • Licenses/Certifications
  • TX RN or Compact State Licensure
  • ACLS and BLS
  • PALS - within in 6 months
  • Experience
  • Must have at least one (1) year Stepdown, Progressive Care, PCU or Intermediate Care RN experience in an acute care hospital - 2 Years is preferred
  • Neuro Exprience is PREFERRED
  • Must have basic Drip and basic EKG Knowledge
  • Additional Information
  • 28 Bed CCU - Includes SICU-MICU and CVICU
  • 1:2 Ratio
  • Critical Care Unit, patient ratio is 1:3 - 1:4 and will see all types of patients, Open Heart, Trauma, Burn, Vascular, Sepsis. Required to float through CCU, Burn and Trauma
  • Type of culture (management style) of director or on the floor:
  • Very big on customer service, treating the patient like family, focused on nurse friendly unit, team work between seasoned and new RN’s
  • The Highest Acuity situations, very fast pace, 284 hospitals that transfer in from surrounding states. If you do not like fast paced, high acuity this is not for you.
  • Expectation for accountability of team members to provide service excellence always, customer service is very important, available for support and need for escalations. Not a micro manager – delightful to work with!
  • Culture of the facility/ unit:
  • 1. Have a 24 hour Trauma surgery Team
  • 2. Free Parking, Leadership is involved in this hospital Use Meditech as their charting system
  • 3. 58% of their nurses are CCRN Cert, 4-% Trauma Cert.
  • 4. Facility/Department Educators
  • 5. Magnet Hospital, Level 1 Trauma May 2017, Stroke Certified, Cardiac Certified, Palliative Care Cert,
  • 6. Self-Scheduling facility and units, Tuition Reimbursement, loan forgiveness (2021), Cert assistance, 401k program w/match, receive rewards points for shopping or gift cards. Very big on customer service, treating the patient like family, focused on nurse friendly unit, team work between seasoned and new RN’s
  • 7. Starbucks in lobby x2!!!
  • Selling Points
  • Level 1 Trauma Facility
  • Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • Burn and Reconstructive Center

Please Contact me to discuss the hiring process!

Vomsi Kumar

Sr. Executive Recruiter
Contact: (310) 929-8421 Ext: 103
Email: vomsi.kumar@staffactory.com

Hi! My name is Vomsi Kumar. Helping consultants with getting their desired job is what makes me feel alive. I build a unique relationship with each of my consultants and work on their profile as per their needs. I believe that my consultants are my assets and this motivates me to serve them in an even better manner. Hence, I work towards the success of every consultant I work with.