Travel Emergency Room Nurse - Emergency Nurse - (ER RN)
- Aug 31, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12920861 Job Description & Requirements
Emergency Room Nurse - Emergency Nurse - (ER RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $31.00 - 34.00
Welcome to this fantastic unit, where compassionate care meets top notch technology and innovative care teams bring the best of themselves to their patients. You can expect a wide variety of conditions as this unit is a combination of acute and observation patients. Monitoring and interventions are provided for patients at risk for altered skin integrity, falls, minor cardiac and pneumonia, among other conditions. This unit prides themselves on a comfortable and comprehensive experience for all patients and they are looking for a team based member to join their elite group
The role of the emergency room nurse (ER RN) is to care for patients suffering from trauma or illness that requires emergency attention. The ER RN must recognize and effectively treat life-threatening conditions, with the ability to deploy rapid assessment and treatment of patients in highly critical situations, particularly during the initial phase of acute illness and trauma, where every second is important. Emergency nurses must possess knowledge about healthcare on general and specific levels and provide quality care to patients of all ages. Additionally, the ER RN must be prepared to treat a wide variety of illnesses and injuries, ranging from a fever to a heart attack.
System Required Certification: BLS, ACLS, PALS, TNCC, & CCG
Licensure: Active AZ or Compact State Licensure
Contractual Experience Required: MUST HAVE - 2yrs Full Time Experi-
ence in position being submitted for. Experience in Position submitted
for, must have been within the last twelve months.
Travel Experience: Required
About the Facility
Committed to providing high quality healthcare to residents of the Greater Tucson area, this medical center is regarded as one of the finest in the state of Arizona. The facility is the frequent recipient of awards and accolades, most recently being named Best Hospital in Tucson, ranked in the nation's best hospitals by the prestigious US News and Report list, and named as one of the 100 Best Value Hospitals in the United States as part of the Hospital Value Index. The facility offers a wide range of primary and specialty care services to patients, including cancer care, urology, sports medicine, and neurology, among many others.
Arizona's most beautiful and most livable city is the ideal destination for healthcare professionals in search of breathtaking vistas, painted-sky sunsets and quiet escapes. With the Santa Catalina Mountains as a backdrop, and the Sonoran Desert and national forest right on its doorstep, Tucson boasts one of the most dramatic settings in the Southwest.
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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