Travel Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
- Sep 07, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13069576 Job Description & Requirements
Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $33.00 - 35.00
Welcome to this outstanding Intensive Care Unit (NICU), where the latest in advanced technology meets compassionate care. Innovative care teams take pride in providing comfortable, comprehensive experiences for all patients. This esteemed Intensive Care Unit (NICU) facility welcomes creative and dedicated caregivers.
The role of the neonatal intensive care nurse (NICU nurse) is to provide direct and specialized care for newborns needing close monitoring due to premature birth, birth defects, infection, or other medical conditions requiring surgery or therapy. Working in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with doctors and other healthcare professionals, the NICU RNs assist in developing and implementing a plan of care for high-risk newborns requiring high-technology care, including ventilators, incubators, or other special equipment or surgery.
OCTOBER Starts ONLY.
ACLS. BLS. MUST have CA RN License.
Oxnard is the most populous city in Ventura County and lies just a short drive west of Los Angeles city limits. The city is also adjacent to the Oxnard Plain, and its proximity to this fertile farmland region allows for many agritourism options for its residents. Oxnard Plain is known for its strawberry cultivation and each year Oxnard hosts the California Strawberry Festival, a significant draw for the city. Fans of aquatic recreation and sunbathing will exalt knowing that Oxnard is home to 20 miles of unspoiled coastline and its beaches are known for their soft sands. Oxnard is also a vibrant arts city with several museums and a rich nightlife for fans of the performing arts to enjoy.
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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