Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - (PICU RN)

  1. Seattle,WA
  2. Sep 06, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13038654 Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - (PICU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 E Pay Rate: $42.00 - 44.00

This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Pedi Intensive Care Unit (PICU). You'll find a challenging and rewarding environment where patient care is firmly rooted in compassion, innovation, and a drive for great outcomes. This highly esteemed facility welcomes creative, energetic caregivers.

The pediatric intensive care nurse (PICU RN) provides cares for children and adolescents, usually up to the age of 18, with life-threatening or high-acuity conditions that require constant monitoring. Working in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), a high-tech children's services area for critically ill, medically complex, and/or post-surgical patients, the pediatric intensive care RN collaborates with families, physicians, and other healthcare officials to determine the best course of patient care and recovery.

Required Qualifications

Two years current or recent (within the last year) PICU experience within an acute hospital setting preferred.
PALS, BLS

About the Facility
As part of the Swedish Hospital system, this medical center is committed to offering top quality care to residents of the Greater Seattle metro area. The hospital opened its doors in 1910 and has steadily grown in size and stature since then, today existing as a system of five campuses, of which the First Hill location is one. Swedish is affiliated with with Providence Health Services, a not-for-profit healthcare system that boasts 27 hospitals across 5 states, affording it the ability to remain on the cutting edge of medical technology and research. The First Hill campus is the frequent recipient of accolades, most recently being awarded an "A" for patient safety by Hospital Safety Score.

Facility Location
Surrounded by snow-covered peaks and sparkling bays, Seattle is one of the West’s most alluring cities. Relax at a sidewalk café and enjoy a latté, stroll along a waterfront park at sunset, go kayaking on Lake Union or shop for fresh fare at festive Pike Place Market. Here’s your chance to work at Seattle’s finest hospitals and to enjoy the many adventures that abound in this sparkling Northwest gem.

Job Benefits
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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