Travel Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - (ICU RN)
- Sep 02, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12975063 Job Description & Requirements
Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - (ICU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $29.00 - 31.00
As a valued member of this elite Intensive Care Unit (Medical ICU), you will care for patients with a full spectrum of conditions, even complex cases. The right candidate for this role will be experienced, innovative, and compassionate. This environment is caring and patient-centric, providing an excellent opportunity to work on complex cases utilizing state of the art equipment with a dedicated team.
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.
MUST have experience with Open Heart Surgery Recovery.
MUST provide NM or compact license # and expiration date.
About the Facility
This 263-bed general medical and surgical facility is the only hospital in New Mexico offering Gamma Knife radiosurgery technology for the treatment of brain tumors. Certified by The Joint Commission for quality and as a Primary Stroke Center, this hospital has also been awarded the Get With the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement award by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
Once a stopover town on Route 66, Albuquerque offers a unique blend of Mexican, Spanish, Native American and Anglo influences. Filled with ethnic restaurants, offbeat galleries, quirky cafes and unique architecture, it's also a convenient base for hiking, skiing, horseback riding and camping in the surrounding mountains and deserts.
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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