Ambulatory Nurse - OR - Travel - (OR RN)

  • 402693
  • Registered Nurse
  • 8/8/2018
  • 1800 West Charleston Boulevard
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • 12 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $27.00 - $32.00*
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

Job Description & Requirements

Ambulatory Nurse - OR - Travel - (OR RN)

1. General job duties. Types of procedures required. Pre-op patients going to surgery/Phase I, Phase II recovery of patients going home. 2. Equipment utilized in the unit/dept. (Is there computerized charting, medication systems, etc.) Pyxis, paper charting 3. Required skills and minimum years of experience. Minimum 2 years experience in same say surgery IV starts Fast paced environment 4. Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required. (ARRT, CRT, BLS, ACLS, etc) NV License, PALS, ACLS, BLS 5. Shift or schedule requirements. (Will the employee ever work alone? Is call required? If so, how often? Are weekends required?) Employee will never work alone/no call 6. Floating to other units/departments. (If so, to which units/departments?) n/a 7. Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept. 10 pre-op beds - 10 recovery beds 8. Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only) 1:1 pre-op & 2:1 post-op 9. Dress Code: scrubs 10. Tell us about the unit/department specific training and orientation program. Given packet of papers that are used - will have a preceptor with them.

Required Qualifications

NV state Lic, willing to obtain by SD, note in selling points BLS, ACLS, PAls- must be AHA 2 yr exp

Preferred Qualifications

EPIC/Mckesson experience (preferred)? If so, please note in the comments which EMR system(s) he/she is experienced in.

About the Facility

A perennial winner of both national and state awards for excellence in service, this medical center is renowned as one of Nevada's finest healthcare facilities. The Joint Commission accredited hospital garnished two "Get With The Guidelines" Gold Plus awards this year for its heart failure and stroke services and, in the past 5 years has earned marks of distinction from Blue Cross Blue Shield and AHA. The facility is the state-designated Level I Trauma Center for southern Nevada and boasts state-of-the-art technology to match its world-class care.

Facility Location

Roll the dice and see what "lady luck" has in store for you in glittering Las Vegas! Filled with neon lights, spectacular attractions and mega-wattage fun, Las Vegas is undeniably the entertainment capital of the world. Gambling aside, Vegas is the place to see superstars in concert, catch breathtaking laser shows, take helicopter rides over the Grand Canyon and to experience life to its fullest.

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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