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PCU RN-Progressive Care Unit-caring for admitted patients holding in the EDPlease only submit candidates that area aware of their submission to our facility. Please do not allow candidates to contact facility. Please only submit candidates with an active NM or compact license. Traveler must have permanent address outside of radius rule of 75 miles. Please note time off requests must be disclosed with initial submission to be considered for approval. Time off requested after the acceptance date will not be approved.13 weeks assignment, 2 years experience current required in an 18 plus bed telemetry/progressive care unit required. Must be a team player, flexible and accustomed to fast paced environment. Must have successfully completed at least one 13-week travel assignment. At alternate location-Will float to med/surg. Will float to ICU to care for tele patients boarding in ICU. Will float to ED to care for admitted inpatients holding for bed or as helping hands.BLS, ACLS, and NIHSS certifications required. BLS and ACLS must be completed through American Heart Association, American Health and Safety, or American Red Cross. EPIC EMR experience preferred. Traveler must pass the BCA testing during first week of assignment. Travelers that do not pass the BCA test will be dismissed.When submitting candidates include at least two references (one must be from current manager), a resume, and completed skills checklist/competency assessment. Shifts may fluctuate to fulfill department staffing needs. On call, weekends and holidays may be required. Travelers are first to float within facility and to alternate locations within 20 miles of permanent assigned location. Traveling pairs are not guaranteed same schedules or same shifts. Ratios 1:4 will go 1:5/6 if needed based on acuity of patients.Scrubs required and not provided by the facility. White scrub top. Scrub pants in sangria red, plum purple, hunter green or black.This is a 12 hour Day shift position. day Shift start time 0645 / 1845 Shift length 12 hours Guaranteed hours 48 On Call requirements yes details: Two (2) 8-hour call shifts per 4-week block Weekend requirements yes details: Four (4) weekend days per 4-week block Holiday requirements yes details: Three (3) winter holidays Floating requirements yes details: See below for float requirements Additional Information:Incentive Bonuses: 1) Any travelers that start on the initial date agreed to when the offer is accepted by an agency between 10/19/2020 & 2/8/2020 will qualify for a $1,000 on time start bonus (to be paid out at the end of their assignment). 2) Any nursing travelers that are asked to extend an additional 13 weeks/2nd assignment between 10/19/20 – 2/8/21 (and complete the full 26 weeks) will earn a $7,500 completion bonus. ***Travelers are first to float within facility and to alternate locations within 20 miles of permanent assigned location***COVID 19 Alert: The state of New Mexico requires a 14 day self-quarantine immediately prior to traveling to NM or immediately upon arrival to NM as well as twice daily self monitoring. NM DOH MAKES AN EXCEPTION FOR HEALTHCARE WORKERS. No required quarantine unless they show signs/symptoms of COVID In addition NM state guidelines require a face covering at all times. Please visit the New Mexico Department of Health COVID page at https://cv.nmhealth.org/. PHS requires medical quality face masks at work (provided), impeccable hand hygiene and wellness screening upon arrival to work every shift. Please note that state tax is pass through to your agency and will be reflected on your invoice. The state tax should be paid to the state of New Mexico. Position Urgency:Quick Start