Travel Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
- Oklahoma City,OK
- Sep 12, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13184086 Job Description & Requirements
Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $47.00 - 49.00
As a valued member of the NICU nursing team, you will care for patients with a wide range of conditions including complex cases.
This unit delivers on comprehensive care for children aged through 18, servicing thousands of children each year. (great basic opener for Pedi)
The right candidate for this role will have the opportunity to work in a professionally challenging, positive and innovative work environment at this highly regarded Magnet status teaching facility.
This environment is innovative, creative and patient centric, providing an opportunity to work on complex cases within a magnet facility and with a dedicated team of driven and passionate nurses.
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.
Lic in hand
2 yrs exp
Stroke exp preferred
About the Facility
This children's hospital prides itself on offering a full range of specialized children's services including cancer, diagnostic, dialysis, intensive, and emergency services. Doctors, nurses, and staff are trained in pediatrics and provide a child and family-friendly atmosphere in every way. It houses Oklahoma's only comprehensive pediatric cancer unit, including a stem cell transplant unit and a bone marrow transplant unit. This state-of-the-art facility houses a new 18-bed outpatient surgery that includes a large playroom and education room.
Located in the heart of the state, Oklahoma's capital city is alive with endless entertainment options and recreational choices. Home to a prestigious higher education and medical community, Oklahoma City offers travelers great professional opportunities and plenty to see and do in their spare time. Visit the Oklahoma City Museum of Art or one of the city's many performing arts venues for a delightful cultural 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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