Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse

Job ID: 563717
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: NICU
Date Posted: September 16, 2020
Address: 2620 West Faidley Avenue
Location: Grand Island, NE 68803
Shift: 12 D
Duration: 13 Weeks
Start Date: October 21, 2020
Employment Type: Travel
Weekly Pay: $1,992 - $2,195
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

This is a Level II NICU. The nurse needs to be able to care for infants on ventilators, preterm infants 32 weeks and greater, blood sugar stabilization, feeder-growers, start IV's and assist with placement of central lines. The nurse needs to be able to function independently as possibly the only NICU nurse in the hospital, attend deliveries, and do Mother-Baby Care when there is no census in the NICU Float to LDRP and take care of Mother Baby couplets; float to another unit as a sitter only. Needs to be experienced enough to be the only NICU nurse in the hospital-2-3 years or more experience

Required Qualifications

Level II NICU BLS NRP 2+ years' experience Every Third Weekend

Preferred Qualifications

Prevoius travel

Facility Location

“Grand Island” came from a French word meaning large or Great Island. The city was a well-known landmark for fur traders in the 1820’s. Grand Island is Nebraska’s fourth largest city, the birthplace of actor Henry Fonda and the number one place in the world for bird-watchers. Most recently Grand Island was designated the City of Kindness. Go fine dining from around the world in Grand Island, from vegetables, meat and potatoes to gourmet international cuisine.

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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