Trauma Stepdown Nurse

Plano,, TX
Full Time
Permanent Placement
Entry Level

Ortho Trauma PCU RN Opportunity in Plano, TX

💰 Competitive Salary: $30/hr. – $46/hr

Position: Ortho Trauma PCU RN

Shifts Available: Days & Nights (rotating weekends) 3X12 hr.-Night and Weekend Differentials: $3.75 (Nights) - $4.20 (Weekends) per hour.

  • (15) Day Shift: 7A-7P
  • (7) Night Shift: 7P-7A
  • Unit does self-scheduling

Why Choose Us?

  • 🏥 Facility: A full-service, Magnet designated 600+-bed acute care hospital with exceptional resources and clinical expertise.
  • 🌟 Comprehensive Services: We offer a level 1 trauma center, comprehensive cancer treatment, advanced surgery, orthopedics, heart and vascular care, and complete women's and children's services.
  • 🩺 Challenging Environment: Work on a fast-paced 37-bed step-down unit providing care to adult patients undergoing elective procedures and those with fractures, amputations, deglovings, and traumatic injuries.

Position Summary: Job's duties or responsibilities.

  • 👩‍⚕️ Organize, modify, evaluate, document, and maintain the plan of care for a unique population of patients.
  • 🩺 Perform necessary technical skills as required.
  • 📚 Incorporate teaching into all aspects of nursing practice.
  • 🏥 Provide care to adult patients undergoing elective procedures and those with various orthopedic and trauma-related conditions.


  • 📜 BSN required. Candidates with ADN can enroll in a Tuition-Free ADN to BSN program with CNO approval (online, approx. 1 year).
  • 🩺 Texas State RN license or compact license accepted.
  • 🩺 Current BLS/ACLS issued by the American Heart Association required.
  • 🏥 1 year of RECENT ACUTE CARE PCU RN EXPERIENCE. *Also considering 1 year of Med-Surg RN experience. Not considering rehab, LTAC, or home health experience.

Additional Information:

  • 🩺 Nurse to patient ratio: 1:4/5
  • 🛏️ Beds per unit: 37
  • 📋 Reports to the unit manager

Outstanding Benefits:

  • 💰 Competitive Salary: $30 (1 year exp.) – $46 (20 years exp.).
  • 🌙 Night and Weekend Differentials: $3.75 (Nights) - $4.20 (Weekends) per hour.
  • 🩺 Advanced Education Opportunities.
  • 🏦 401k with 100% Match.
  • 🛡️ Identity Theft Protection.
  • 🚗 Auto, Home, and Life Insurance Options.
  • 🏩 Adoption Assistance.
  • 📈 Employee Stock Purchase Program.

Ready to take your nursing career to the next level in a dynamic Ortho Trauma PCU role? Apply now and be part of our dedicated team committed to exceptional patient care!


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