Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - Travel - (ICU RN)
Company: Onward Healthcare
Posted on: December 28, 2018
Job Description & RequirementsIntensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - (ICU RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $0.00 - 0.00Critical care registered nurses are adept at providing such care in settings where patients have suffered a heart attack, stroke, shock, severe trauma, respiratory distress or other severe medical issues. Specific critical care nurse duties and responsibilities can include: Assessing a patients condition and planning and implementing patient care plans Treating wounds and providing advanced life support Assisting physicians in performing procedures Observing and recording patient vital signs Ensuring that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly Administering intravenous fluids and medications Ordering diagnostic tests Collaborating with fellow members of the critical care team Responding to life-saving situations, using nursing standards and protocols for treatment Acting as patient advocate Providing education and support to patient families Critical care nurses may also care for pre- and post-operative patients. In addition, some serve as case managers and policy makers, while others perform administrative duties.Required QualificationsACLS, BLSFacility LocationSituated in California's San Joaquin Valley-one of the greatest agricultural areas in the nation- Modesto offers a small-town ambiance and easy access to the ocean, mountains and some of the nation's most renowned national parks. Day trip options from Modesto include San Francisco, Sacramento, and Yosemite National Park among many others. With its mild climate, outdoor activities can be enjoyed year round. Job BenefitsOnward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include: Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits Medical plans with dental and vision Complimentary, high-quality private housing 401(k) and flex spending options Life insurance Accident and short-term disability coverage Free continuing education (CE) courses Travel allowances Guaranteed pay program Tuition discount program Referral bonusesAbout the CompanyOnward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.Critical care nurse, CCU RN, intensive care nurse, ICU nurse, ICU nursing, ICU, intensive care, critical care, registered nurse, RN, R.N., nurse, nursing, healthcare, health care, patient care
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