Travel nursing job for an experienced Interventional Step Down, PCU RN. Progressive care nursing jobs involve the care of patients who require close monitoring and frequent assessment, but who aren't unstable enough to need ICU care. Many PCU patients receive complex medications that may require titration based on the vital signs. The PCU nurse is sometimes also called a step-down nurse and the PCU is also known as cardiac stepdown, medical stepdown, neuro stepdown, surgical stepdown and ER holding. requirements: active RN license in good standing, BLS, recent PCU experience in a hospital setting. Travel stepdown nurses earn outstanding wages! *Many SDU travel nursing jobs are available throughout the US including unadvertised jobs that will never get published online. Get access to those jobs and let travel nursing companies compete for you! Where would you like your next assignment to take you?