Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse

  • 362531
  • Registered Nurse
  • December 10, 2018
  • 1638 Owen Drive
  • Fayetteville, NC 28304
  • 12 N
  • 13 Weeks
  • December 26, 2018
  • NursesRx
  • Temporary
  • $1,365 - $1,504*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse

Medical Surgical ICU with some Nuero 30 Beds Top 10 Diagnosis/Procedures: CHF, DM, HTN, Sepsis, Stroke, MI, Trauma, Neurosurgical, Respiratory Failure, GI concerns, Any special procedure done on the unit? Zoll-targeted Temp Management, hypothermia protocol; Cheetah-non-invasive cardiac monitoring; NxStage-CRRT Common Equiment: Bbraun smart pumps, Curlin-PCA, Phillips monitoring Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:2, 1:3, occassional 1:1 Drips: Levophed, epinephrine, Neosynephrine, Vasopressin most common Will float as needed Excellent teamwork, Intensivists during the day. Hospitalist and NP/PA at night. Busiest ED in state-high acuity ICU. Great skills. We have a 30 bed ICU with a mix of medical, cardiac, neurosurgical/trauma and surgical patients.. Our acuity is high and we get many admissions on both shifts but majority come after 7pm. During this time the nurse should be able to function well independently and assess and communicate needs to the hospitalist/NP. We do have NP's at night. We do have great teamwork here so they would always have help.

Required Qualifications

3 years perm prior to travel required BLS ACLS Ventilators High Freq Vents/Oscillators Nictric Oxide IV Insertion Computerized Charting NIHSS float within scope every other weekend

Preferred Qualifications

Previous Travel PA Lines Dialysis ICP Monitoring

Facility Location

The home of Fort Bragg, and the site of the ratification of the U.S. Constitution, Fayetteville, NC offers a setting rich in American history and military tradition. This city of 200,000 also offers attractions such as the 77-acre Cape Fear Botanical Garden, the Airborne & Special Operations Museum, and historical Heritage Square. Major cities Charlotte, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem are just a short drive away.

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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