Job Description & Requirements
Progressive Care Nurse
This 36 bed intermediate care surgical unit focuses on vascular, transplant and ENT patients. The team cares for post-surgical transfer patients from other units such as vascular ICU, general ICU, vascular pre- and post-operative and the post-anesthesia care unit. Nurses within the unit are also the primary caregivers for pre- and post-operative kidney/pancreas transplant patients, vascular patients (aortic aneurysms, DVTs, etc.), post-operative ENT patients (laryngectomies, parathyroidectomies, thyroidectomies etc.) and a variety of other medical/surgical patients. There is a medical-surgical population on the unit.