Travel Cardiovascular Nurse - (Cardio - CVICU RN)
- Los Angeles,CA
- Aug 31, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12930787 Job Description & Requirements
Cardiovascular Nurse - (Cardio - CVICU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $46.00 - 49.00
Welcome to this fantastic CVICU unit, where compassionate care meets top notch technology and innovative care teams bring the best of themselves to their patients.This role is perfect for passionate CVICU caregivers who want to experience cutting edge technologies and top notch patient care models.
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.
1.. 2 years or greater of Heart Surgery ICU
CA license in hand
Cardiac Surgery ICU RNS
experience in an Academic Hospital.
About the Facility
Named California's best hospital by U.S. News & World Report, this 520-bed teaching hospital is also ranked nationally in 14 adult specialties and eight pediatric specialties, including cardiology, cancer, nephrology, and urology. Certified by The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center, this facility also houses a renowned children's hospital, a Level I adult and pediatric trauma center, and a neuropsychiatric center.
In this playground of palm trees and year-round sunshine, wedged between snow-capped mountains and sun-kissed beaches, Los Angeles beckons with its laid-back attitude, high-energy fun and urban adventures. This bustling city is a great place to indulge in the California lifestyle, catch soft ocean breezes, explore miles of beautiful sandy beaches, shop to your heart's content and enjoy all that this West Coast metropolis has to offer.
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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