Travel Interventional Radiology Nurse - (IR RN - VIR RN)
- Port Saint Lucie,FL
- Sep 08, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13088903 Job Description & Requirements
Interventional Radiology Nurse - (IR RN - VIR RN)
StartDate: 10/02/2017Available Shifts: 8 D/E Pay Rate: $32.00 - 35.00
This position presents a great opportunity to learn the latest technologies while providing excellent care within a passionate team environment.
Interventional radiology nurses (IR RNs) are responsible for monitoring patients during radiology treatments and ensuring the patient’s comfort while educating them on invasive radiology procedures. The IR RN also assists radiologists during procedures. Unique to the IR RN’s duties is conscious sedation, in which the nurse, working under a physician’s direction and supervision, administers sedation and analgesics to the patient to achieve a mildly depressed state of consciousness.
1 for days; normally 7a-3:30p & RN on call stays until cases are finished
24/7 call rotates between 3 RNs.
2+ years Specials/IR experience required; Meditech strongly preferred
ACLS & BLS required; experience with moderate sedation required
ASAP start for 13 weeks
Previous Travel Experience
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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