PCU RN's: Experienced
This hospital is an integrated health care system with the purpose of helping patients and communities live well. The organization provides community-based health care in more than 20 communities in two states and 32 specialty areas of medicine. As the largest private employer in western South Dakota, this hospital comprises five hospitals, 24 clinic locations and employs nearly 5,000 physicians and caregivers.
Relocation assistance available. Work Hours: Varied - 24-hour continuum of care in an acute care setting. A combination of 12-hour day and night shifts. Initially works 50% of weekends as new employee. Holiday rotation is every other holiday. Work schedule customized with unit longevity. Department Description: The Progressive Care Unit is a 48 bed progressive care telemetry unit providing 24-hour nursing care for patients who have a high potential for becoming unstable in the critical stage of their illness and require specialized nursing care for diagnoses such as, but not limited to, cardiovascular conditions, acute and chronic renal failure, respiratory instability, gastrointestinal disorders, sepsis, diabetic ketoacidosis, pre-and post-operative care, trauma and orthopedic conditions that require monitoring and interventions. Most patients have a secondary or potential secondary cardiac component requiring telemetry monitoring.