Travel Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)

Job ID: 263441
Job Title: Travel Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
Shift: 12 N
Duration: 8 Weeks
Pay Rate: 43.00
Company: NursesRx
Contact Info: Kyle Schrader; kyle.schrader@nursesrx.com; 888-647-3497 ext: 7333

Job Description & Requirements

Job Description & Requirements
Travel Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
Start Date: 12/19/2017
Exclusive AMN orders! UNIT DESCRIPTION: This is a mixed unit of nicu and pediatrics. Total of 9 beds (primarily NICU) but staff will float between nicu, peds, and post partum. Nurse must have one year experience in NICU and pediatrics. This is a Level III NICU, high risk premies. Nurse to patient ratio: Nicu=1:2, Peds=1:3. No ancillary staff, patient age range is neonates to adolescents. Patient Population: high risk, level III, premies with chest tubes, vents, ua/uv line insertion. Cardiac, respiratory, vascular, and thoracic. Ethical Issues: blood transfusions, end of life care (bio-ethics committee). Meds: Dobutamine, dopamine, Indocin, fentanyl, vasopressors, heparin, thrombolytics. Orientation: buddy system. RN provides their own scrubs, may be any color

Required Qualifications

BLS, NRP, Pals

About the Facility

Recipient of The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval, the Kaiser West Los Angeles Medical Center specializes in emergency, urgent care and pharmacy services, in addition to allergy, cardiology, obstetrics/gynecology and occupational therapy. A new wing built in 2007 includes state-of-the-art operating rooms, an obstetrical unit and emergency room, and three units of surgical beds.

Facility Location

In this playground of palm trees and year-round sunshine, wedged between snow-capped mountains and sun-kissed beaches, Los Angeles beckons with its laid-back attitude, high-energy fun and urban adventures. This bustling city is a great place to indulge in the California lifestyle, catch soft ocean breezes, explore miles of beautiful sandy beaches, shop to your heart’s content and enjoy all that this West Coast metropolis has to offer.

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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