K.A. Recruiting

Registered Nurse/ RN / PCU /Stepdown

Savannah , GA 31405

Job Type: Nursing Opportunities - Staff Level Job Number: KMC4

Seeking a PCU RN to join our team in a full time and permanent position.


Great opportunity to work for a large health system in the Savannah area. This unit is a Critical Care Step-down unit primarily for Cardiac Patients.

GA RN License and acute care experience is highly preferred.


Join one of the most exciting and well-respected employers in Southeast Georgia.  Both hospital facilities are accredited by the Joint Commission. The hospital is proud to be a four time recipient of the "Magnet" designation, which recognizes excellence in nursing services.          


PCU -Progressive Care Unit has 39 private beds.  PCU is specialized in cardiac patients but sees higher acuity medical patients as well.  Patients admitted to this unit include post-op cardiothoracic surgery after CVICU recovery, chest pain, post-interventional cardiology, respiratory requiring BiBAP, as well as cardiac intravenous medications.  All PCU patients have bedside monitoring capability as well as centralized tememetry monitoring.  PCU rooms are also equipped with bedside computers to allow for documentation in the room.


Qualified Candidates:

Responsibilities include providing advanced nursing care for patients with acute conditions such as heart attacks, respiratory distress syndrome, or shock.  Unit size is 39 beds with nurse to patient ratio of 4:1.  Three years of critical care experience preferred. Duties may include pre and post-operative patients or perform advanced, invasive diagnostic or therapeutic procedures. Patients are requiring close monitoring and frequent assessment.  


Specific Qualifications

·         GA RN License Required

·         2 years of nursing experience required, progressive  care experience preferred.

·         BLS required  -- ACLS preferred

·         CCRN or PCCN is preferred


We have both day shift (7a-7p) positions and night shift (7p-7a) positions

They would be required to work 3—12 hour shifts per week

Every other weekend required.


Competitive Salary available

Relocation assistance offered

Please click APPLY ONLINE or email us a copy of your resume directly (my email is next to my profile). Be sure to check out all of our jobs at http://jobs.ka-recruiting.com. We look forward to working with you!

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

Your Partner in Healthcare Recruiting