Travel Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - (PICU RN)

  1. Santa Barbara,CA
  2. Sep 09, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13121125 Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - (PICU RN)
StartDate: 10/30/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $38.00 - 40.00

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital is a 483-bed acute care teaching hospital and trauma center, the largest of its kind between Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. The hospital was founded in 1888 by 50 women determined to provide a healthcare facility for the growing community of Santa Barbara.




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
BLS
2 year PICU experience
Float experience to NICU and peds

Preferred Qualifications
3-5 yrs exp ICU
EPIC
Travel Experience

About the Facility
As the largest medical facility of its kind between San Francisco and Los Angeles, this teaching hospital is licensed for 408 beds and is home to a renowned children's hospital, a rehabilitation hospital, and a Level II trauma center. Accredited by The Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital also offers residency programs in internal general surgery, medicine, and radiology, and employs a staff of more than 600 physicians representing a full spectrum of specialties.


Facility Location
Nestled between palm-lined Pacific beaches and gentle mountain foothills, Santa Barbara offers an idyllic California escape. This is the ideal place to kick back on sun-kissed beaches, explore the nearby wine country, browse the boutiques and galleries that line its historic streets or dine under the stars any night of the year.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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