Job Description & Requirements
Progressive Care Nurse
Common Diagnosis/Treatment: sepsis, stroke, heart failure, PNA, respiratory failure, substance withdrawl, epilepsy, trauma, post op, MI, CAD, non-titratable cardiac drips, IV medications, Vital signs/nursing interventions q4 hours routinely, may be more f
# of Beds: 51
Nurse Patient Ratio: 4-5:1
Scrub Color: Navy blue
Areas of Float Support: intermediate and med/surg
Special Procedures: chest tube insertion, PICC, central line insertion at bedside, dialysis patients, EMU monitoring.