Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - Travel - (ICU RN)

Job ID: 354169
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: ICU
Date Posted: 5/16/2018
Address: 303 Parkway Drive NE
Location: Atlanta, GA 30312
Shift: 12 D
Start Date: ASAP
Employment Type: Travel
Pay Rate: $36.00 - $39.00
Company: Onward

Job Description & Requirements

Holiday: 1 major and 1 minor as needed Weekends: 2-3 weekend shifts every 4 week schedule period " The unit provides care for the Level 1 Trauma patients as well as patients that require care in a Comprehensive Stroke Center. " This unit is a tertiary unit that is the receiver of patients from all over the South East. " This unit consists of an 18 bed Surgical Trauma Unit, a 9 bed CVICU, and a 10 bed CICU unit totaling 37 beds. Patients received are trauma, neuro-trauma, large surgical cases, CABG/Valve/vascular surgeries, cardiac diagnosis with severe comorbidities, sepsis, critical post-partum, stroke related injury patients, cancer and blood medicine patients. " This unit cares for patients on CRRT, IAPB, ICP/EVD monitoring, Swan Ganz, Edward Life Sciences Non-invasive Flo-Track, Rotorest and Rotoprone specialty beds. Acuity is high and the units are always full so all RN's must have all specialty skills to work in this unit. " The nurses un this unit float to the 3T Neuro ICU as needed. This unit has care delivered by private physicians, critical care specialists, neurology, and neurosurgeons, ACNP's, PA's and a residency program supported with IMS, Ortho, General Surgery, and Family Practice. " EPIC experience required " Will be required to float to other med/surg tele units as needed and assigned, must be flexible " Must have at least 3 years direct experience in level I trauma center and/or teaching facility-- NO EXCEPTIONS " Cannot be 1st travel assignment Yes, 36 hours/week

Required Qualifications

active GA/compact license copies of ACLS BLS NIHSS previous travel EPIC experience 3 years ICU Experience

About the Facility

Operated by the Tenet Healthcare group, this medical center is committed to the mission of offering Atlanta residents high quality, affordable healthcare. The Joint Commission accredited facility has been serving residents of the city since 1901 and has remained on the cutting edge of medical trends and technological developments. Today, the hospital boasts a Level I trauma center, one of the leading stroke units in the state of Georgia, and a wealth of nationally recognized care services, including neurology, oncology, women’s health, orthopedics, bloodless medicine and rehabilitation among others.

Facility Location

With its alluring charm and energetic buzz, Atlanta beckons newcomers from near and far. Part Southern belle, part economic powerhouse, the capital of Georgia is a favorite destination for travel nurses in search of career-boosting assignments, while the city’s numerous entertainment options and warm Southern hospitality make it a great place to call home.

Job Benefits

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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