Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse

  • 362531
  • Registered Nurse
  • November 20, 2018
  • 1638 Owen Drive
  • Fayetteville, NC 28304
  • 12 N
  • 13 Weeks
  • November 26, 2018
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $1,365 - $1,504*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse

Medical Surgical ICU with some Nuero 30 Beds Top 10 Diagnosis/Procedures: CHF, DM, HTN, Sepsis, Stroke, MI, Trauma, Neurosurgical, Respiratory Failure, GI concerns, Any special procedure done on the unit? Zoll-targeted Temp Management, hypothermia protocol; Cheetah-non-invasive cardiac monitoring; NxStage-CRRT Common Equiment: Bbraun smart pumps, Curlin-PCA, Phillips monitoring Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:2, 1:3, occassional 1:1 Drips: Levophed, epinephrine, Neosynephrine, Vasopressin most common Will float as needed Excellent teamwork, Intensivists during the day. Hospitalist and NP/PA at night. Busiest ED in state-high acuity ICU. Great skills. We have a 30 bed ICU with a mix of medical, cardiac, neurosurgical/trauma and surgical patients.. Our acuity is high and we get many admissions on both shifts but majority come after 7pm. During this time the nurse should be able to function well independently and assess and communicate needs to the hospitalist/NP. We do have NP's at night. We do have great teamwork here so they would always have help.

Required Qualifications

3 years perm prior to travel required BLS ACLS Ventilators High Freq Vents/Oscillators Nictric Oxide IV Insertion Computerized Charting NIHSS float within scope every other weekend

Preferred Qualifications

Previous Travel PA Lines Dialysis ICP Monitoring

Facility Location

The home of Fort Bragg, and the site of the ratification of the U.S. Constitution, Fayetteville, NC offers a setting rich in American history and military tradition. This city of 200,000 also offers attractions such as the 77-acre Cape Fear Botanical Garden, the Airborne & Special Operations Museum, and historical Heritage Square. Major cities Charlotte, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem are just a short drive away.

Job Benefits

Onward 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 bonuses

About the Company

Onward 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.

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