FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Joint Base Andrews, MD, USA
  • Full Time

 

Contract position with a Spring 2019 start date. Position contingent on contract award. Incumbents highly encourage to contact us. Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

Registered Nurse (RN) - PACU in Camp Springs, Maryland.

The Registered Nurse (RN) - PACU job is within the military medical system and is a civilian position. Civilian and military personnel work together in the extensive military medical system. The hospitals and medical clinics provide services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families and provide a full range of medical services. 

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)

Registered Nurse (RN) - PACU Job Overview:

  • Ability to maintain composure and react appropriately while relating to patients, families, physicians, coworkers and ancillary staff; manage distraught, irritable, unreasonable or angry individuals; and, maintain positive rapport with all individuals involved in patient care. 
  • Knowledge of a wide range of medical disorders and conditions as appropriate and seen in critically ill patient.
  • Knowledge of professional care theories, principles, practices, and procedures to perform nursing assignments of critically ill patients.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of growth and development, and pathophysiology of disease processes specific to the critical care unit population to include all ages from adult to geriatrics. 
  • Assess patients' conditions for potential or life-threatening crises. Distinguish between normal and abnormal physical findings (from physical assessment and vital sign assessment). Plan appropriate nursing care. Notify physician if needed and carry out appropriate interventions as ordered. 
  • Identify impending or existing emotional or psychiatric crisis and provide appropriate intervention. 
  • Ability to react with alertness and skill in any emergency situation, (e.g., cardiac or respiratory arrest, hemorrhage, shock, severe physical trauma and psychiatric reaction). Serves as member of the Rapid Response Team (RRT) and Code Blue resuscitation/response team. 
  • Reassess patient's condition and revise plan of care based on identified nursing problems. 
  • Assess patient/family knowledge level, implement plan of instructions and record patient/family demonstrated level of understanding.
  • Implement the Nursing process (assessment, planning, diagnosis, intervention and evaluation) to include holistic approach. 
  • Effectively communicates and collaborates with a diverse group of people for the purpose of informing the healthcare team of plans/actions, for teaching/education to benefit the patient/family and organization. Effectively uses appropriate communication format in addressing professional issues.
  • Utilize appropriate nursing personnel to assist in delivery of care when indicated (LPN's/paraprofessionals). 
  • Transcribe or verify transcription of physician orders. 
  • Carry out prescribed physician orders and document in patient medical record. 
  • Communicate pertinent patient data to charge nurse and/or physician as appropriate. 
  • Reassess patient's condition and revise plan of care based on identified nursing problems. 
  • Administer prescribed critical care medications to include multiple critical care medication drips and intravenous push drugs.
  • Assess and document patient response to medications administered.
  • Care for patients with a variety of monitors.
  • Demonstrate use and operation of defibrillator to include emergency defibrillator. 
  • Care of patients on ventilators to include knowledge of the modes of ventilation, Ventilator Associated Pneumonia Bundle. 
  • Be able to initiate life saving measures in the absence of a physician. 
  • Operate infusion pumps, enteral feeding pumps, and Patient Controlled Analgesia pumps, epidural pumps, electronic thermometers, and wound-vacs. 

Registered Nurse (RN) - PACU Job Qualifications:

  • BLS
  • ACLS
  • ADN
  • Graduate of nursing program accredited by NLNAC or CCNE
  • One year of experience in comparable setting after graduation
  • Demonstrated clinical competency within the past two years in comparable setting
  • RN Licensure/Registration: Active, full and unrestricted.

 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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