Travel Interventional Radiology Nurse - (IR RN - VIR RN)

  1. Oklahoma City,OK
  2. Aug 30, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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12894309 Job Description & Requirements
Interventional Radiology Nurse - (IR RN - VIR RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $36.00 - 38.00

Special Skills/Experience Required: Miniumum: 2 years Critical Care experience, 2 years Conscious Sedation experience, and 2 years Procedural RN experience.
Typical Procedures Performed: Biopsy, Embolizations, Port placements, Venography, Arterial studies, Neuro exams, AV fistula grams, TIPPS, IVC filters, Stent placements, Angioplasty, & Coiling.
START DATE: asap
SHIFT: 8 D

Interventional radiology nurses (IR RNs) are responsible for monitoring patients during radiology treatments and ensuring the patient’s comfort while educating them on invasive radiology procedures. The IR RN also assists radiologists during procedures. Unique to the IR RN’s duties is conscious sedation, in which the nurse, working under a physician’s direction and supervision, administers sedation and analgesics to the patient to achieve a mildly depressed state of consciousness.

Required Qualifications
OK license (active)
ACLS, BLS
SSN
50 mile radius rule
2 years experience required

About the Facility
This children's hospital prides itself on offering a full range of specialized children's services including cancer, diagnostic, dialysis, intensive, and emergency services. Doctors, nurses, and staff are trained in pediatrics and provide a child and family-friendly atmosphere in every way. It houses Oklahoma's only comprehensive pediatric cancer unit, including a stem cell transplant unit and a bone marrow transplant unit. This state-of-the-art facility houses a new 18-bed outpatient surgery that includes a large playroom and education room.

Facility Location
Located in the heart of the state, Oklahoma's capital city is alive with endless entertainment options and recreational choices. Home to a prestigious higher education and medical community, Oklahoma City offers travelers great professional opportunities and plenty to see and do in their spare time. Visit the Oklahoma City Museum of Art or one of the city's many performing arts venues for a delightful cultural experience.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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