Travel Infusion - Intravenous Therapy Nurse - (IV RN)

  1. Atlanta,GA
  2. Sep 07, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)

13063911 Job Description & Requirements
Infusion - Intravenous Therapy Nurse - (IV RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D Pay Rate: $30.00 - 32.00

This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the IV Therapy unit.

IV nurses administer medications, fluids, blood or other solutions via intravenous methods. IV nurses are also responsible for prepping the patient for injection, maintaining the tubing and dressings while the patient is receiving therapy, and monitoring the patient. An IV nurse must be fully aware of potential drug interactions and complications and must be able to recognize and react to these interactions. In addition to addressing patient needs, this specialty requires extensive knowledge of:

  • Pharmacology
  • Infection control
  • IV-related technology IV nurses can work in a variety of settings, including:
    • Hospitals
    • Long-term care facilities
    • A patient's home
    • Ambulatory care centers

      Required Qualifications
      GA LIC
      NICOTINE Free

      About the Facility
      Recognized as one of the best hospitals in the nation, this facility is one of Atlanta's most trusted healthcare providers. The facility is staffed by faculty and residents from the prestigious Emory School of Medicine, for whom it is a primary teaching affiliate. The hospital remains on the cutting edge of medical technology and research and has offered a comprehensive array of primary and specialty care services to its patients for more than 90 years. Today, the hospital's departments number more than 100 and include cardiac care, oncology, mental health and transplantation, among many others. The frequent recipient of accolades for service and research, it has been mentioned in US News and Report's list of the nation's best hospitals for 9 years running.

      Facility Location
      With its alluring charm and energetic buzz, Atlanta beckons newcomers from near and far. Part Southern belle, part economic powerhouse, the capital of Georgia is a favorite destination for travel nurses in search of career-boosting assignments, while the city's numerous entertainment options and warm Southern hospitality make it a great place to call home.

      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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