Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse

Job ID: 416544
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: ICU
Date Posted: October 12, 2018
Address: 100 North Academy Avenue
Location: Danville, PA 17822
Shift: 12 E
Duration: 13 Weeks
Start Date: November 05, 2018
Employment Type: Travel
Weekly Pay: $1,496 - $1,649
Company: Onward
*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

Many times, we get applicants with limited neuro and trauma experience and we have difficulty finding appropriate assignments. We three SCU’s, although we attempt to segregate different patient populations, it does not always work out that way, so the patents are assigned to the first available bed. SCU 3 is a 19 bed unit SCU 4 is a 14 bed unit SCU 5 is a 14 bed unit Our ratio is 2:1 or 3:1 depending on patient acuity. Our assignments are re-evaluated on a 4-hour basis, if not sooner, to assure nurse and patient safety. We schedule in the unit that needs help. We also can be pulled to the ICU to take an SCU assignment and to Hfam 7 (CCU) and take an SCU patient. We need someone who is able to make quick decisions on their feet, someone who is detail oriented, but able to see the bigger picture Someone who is eager and enthusiastic about work, someone who has integrity, and able to self-report mistakes or errors without fear of being reprimanded.

Required Qualifications

Years of Experience: 2. Pa Lic & Fingerprinting General Certifications(ACLS,BLS/BCLS) PA # and exp

Facility Location

From quaint bed and breakfasts to beautiful parks with hiking trails, Danville is a charming place to call home. Ride your bicycle along one of the many scenic trails on the Susquehanna River or have a peaceful afternoon picnic along the North Branch Canal. Visit one of the shops or restaurants in the historic downtown.
Hospitals Located Near Danville:
• Geisinger Medical Center
• Janet Weis Children’s Hospital
• Evangelical Community Hospital
• Select Specialty Hospital-Danville
• Danville State Hospital

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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