Travel Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - (ICU RN)

  1. Lebanon,NH
  2. Sep 02, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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12975022 Job Description & Requirements
Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - (ICU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $29.00 - 31.00

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is the only Level 1 Trauma Center, with the only air ambulance service and pediatric intensive care unit, in the state of New Hampshire. Serving a population of 1.9 million, the 396-bed, 225-acre Medical Center has more than 9,000 employees and covers more than 2 million square feet.?

Critical care nurses (CCU RNs) assist in the treatment of acutely ill patients with life-threatening conditions, in settings requiring continuous vigilance, complex assessment, and high-intensity therapies and interventions. Working with the patients and their families, ICU RNs strive to create healing, humane and caring environments while also focusing on patient advocacy, working in settings such as intensive care units and cardiac care units, where patients require complex assessment, high-intensity therapies and interventions, and continuous nursing vigilance.

Required Qualifications
Current New Hampshire or Compact RN License - Required in hand at time of submission

Minimum 2 years of Critical Care experience - Required

Intensive Care, Trauma and Neurosurgery experience - Required

High proficiency with Ventilators, A-lines and drips - Required (Note experience on profile at upload)

Current BLS/CPR (AHA) - Required

Current ACLS - Required

Level I or II Trauma Center exeperience - Required


About the Facility
An affiliate of the Geisel Medical School of Dartmouth, this medical center offers a wide array of world-class medical services to residents of Vermont and New Hampshire. The hospital has been awarded a wealth of awards since its inception, including the Baby-Friendly designation, the National Cancer Institute designation and Magnet status (being the first medical center in New Hampshire to have garnished the distinction). Recently, the hospital was named one of the nation's best by U.S. News and Report, marking the ninth time since 1995 that it has earned the honor.

Facility Location
Lebanon is located in idyllic Grafton County, just south of Hanover. The town features the small-town living charms that have won the hearts of countless New Hampshire and Vermont residents. Lebanon's seasonal farmers market is a major draw as the area has a wealth of artisanal farms and crafts producers. The Lebanon Opera House in City Hall puts on seasonal operas, while the Salt Hill Pub showcases local rock and folk musicians. Lebanon is also the home of Dartmouth Medical School.

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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