Travel Cardiovascular Nurse - (Cardio - CVICU RN)
- San Francisco,CA
- Aug 30, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12894358 Job Description & Requirements
Cardiovascular Nurse - (Cardio - CVICU RN)
StartDate: 09/27/2017Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $44.00 - 47.00
Exclusive order to AMN This hospital located in the heart of San Francisco, is recognized by the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) for achieving exemplary outcomes in surgical procedures. The city of San Francisco offers a multitude of culture, entertainment and adventure for your travel experience.
The fast paced surgical CVICU unit of this hospital performs Cardiac, Vascular and General Surgery cases. Provide care to Cardiac post-op patients and other surgical patients requiring ICU care. Will float to ICU on a regular basis.
Working in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU), the cardiovascular nurse is responsible for administering care for patients following open-heart surgery. Considered to be the most highly specialized and critical intensive care unit, the CVICU is also sometimes responsible for the treatment and care of heart transplant patients.
ACLS, BLS certification
Will work ICU and float CVICU a large majority of the time.
Health Connect trained
About the Facility
Serving the residents of San Francisco and the Bay Area, this medical center offers healthcare to more to more than 185,000 members. The facility first opened its doors in 1954 and, as the result of a merge in 2000, has expanded to a robust 15 building facility staffed with more than 500 physicians and 1,200 registered nurses. The center's secondary campus is home to 10 specialty departments and enables the hospital expanded reach within the city.
The "City by the Bay" is a favorite destination for travelers who thrive on fun, excitement and endless variety. Away from work, travelers have the chance to ferry across the bay to Alcatraz, explore Chinatown, stroll along the lively Embarcadero, drive through the wine country and, of course, feast on San Francisco's famous cracked crab and sourdough bread.
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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