Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - Travel - (PICU RN)

Job ID: 403155
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: PICU
Date Posted: 8/10/2018
Address: 9961 Sierra Avenue
Location: Fontana, CA 92335
Shift: 12 N
Duration: 13 Weeks
Start Date: 11/14/2018
Employment Type: Travel
Pay Rate: $47.00 - $50.00
Company: Onward

Job Description & Requirements

10 beds in the unit with an average daily census of 6. Patients include neonates, infants, pediatrics, adolescents. Population: MEDICAL-SURGICAL, ONCOLOGY, NEUROLOGY, NEPHROLOGY, ENDOCRINOLOGY, RESPIRATORY, GASTRO, SEPSIS, CARDIAC, SOME TRAUMA, ORTHOPEDIC, EATING DISORDERS, PSYCHIATRIC UNTIL CLEARED FOR MEDICAL CONDITIONS.

Required Qualifications

BLS, PALS, Telemetry, Vent Management Must be able to start own IV's Experience in Peds and NICU as floating here may occur. Will do EKG test upon arrival, and must pass to continue with assignment.

Preferred Qualifications

Peds and PICU trained NICU or FCC floating NRP

About the Facility

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s Best Hospitals, with five “high-performing” specialties including diabetes & endocrinology; urology; ear, nose & throat; geriatrics; and pulmonology, the Joint Commission-accredited Kaiser Fontana Medical Center is a modern teaching hospital that serves more than 400,000 community members and is opening a large addition in 2013.

Facility Location

Set against the canvas of the San Bernardino Mountains, Fontana offers easy access to the best of what Southern California has to offer. Ski the slopes at Big Bear Mountain, surf the waves at Huntington Beach, stroll the sidewalks of Hollywood—each destination is just over an hour away. In town you’ll find the live dinner theater Center Stage, the Art Depot cultural arts facility, the Auto Club Speedway, and dozens of parks and recreation facilities.

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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