Travel Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
- San Antonio,TX
- Sep 07, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13069098 Job Description & Requirements
Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $32.00 - 34.00
Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional NICU unit. Expect to enhance your professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.
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.
About the Facility
Serving the San Antonio region for more than 30 years, this hospital is committed to providing its patients with the highest caliber of medical care. The 327-bed facility is the only healthcare establishment in its part of the city and serves patients from all walks of life. Of the hospital's many accolades, it has most recently been named a 5-star maternity care facility by HealthGrades. The hospital boasts a comprehensive suite of primary care services and a wide range of specialties, including an advanced imaging division and 26-bed emergency medicine ward.
Every day is a fiesta in San Antonio. The home of the Alamo, this colorful city is a melting pot of mission churches and marketplaces, Mexican food and Spanish-Colonial courtyards, and the ideal destination for travelers who long for a diverse cultural experience, vibrant entertainment and career-enriching travel assignments.
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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