Travel Nursing or Contract ICU RN Job in Salida, CO

RN - ICU

Location: Salida, CO

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Compensation: $ 38.47 - $ 41.47

Shift: 5

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2017-04-03

Job Description

Intensive Care Unit Nurses must provide top end care for patients with life-threatening trauma. Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses must have the ability to make immediate and spot on decisions while keeping composed during unpredictable, traumatic events.

Responsibilities

ICU Nurses duties consist of:
  • Analyzing the progress of the patient.
  • Taking needed steps if there are any changes in the patient's condition.
  • Assisting physicians with procedures.
  • Ensuring all medical equipment is functioning correctly while caring for the patient.
  • Administering necessary medication in a fast moving, highly stressful environment.
  • Providing emotional support while updating family members of current health status of the patient.

Requirements

One year of experience as an ICU Nurse within the past two years.
  • Current Nursing License in good standing.
  • Up to date BLS from American Heart Association.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.


COLORADO

There's not much a state like Colorado doesn't have to offer. So, naturally, when you're thinking about where you should take up your next travel nursing assignment, Colorado is a destination you'll probably consider at least twice. Mountains elegantly laced with snow and an expansive, clear sky accompany thrilling amusement parks and fun-filled casinos; in other words, there's just as much to see as there is to do, making the state an elite tourist magnet.

Colorado is blessed with a magnificent environment.  Rocky Mountain National Park is a favorite spot for hikers and campers alike; definitely worth your while, you can behold high green trees against a blue mountain backdrop and drink in the very essence of complete serenity. Even more spectacular sights can be found at the Great Sand Dunes National Park. Mountains, streams, and, of course, sand dunes paint the resort with unending color and invite visitors to play and explore.

You can thoroughly enjoy yourself with prospective pastimes like live entertainment or relaxing in hot springs. Take on extreme methods of exploring the state: Sail through the air in one of the Fair Winds Hot Air Balloon Flights or tackle the sky through Captain Zip Line Adventure Tours. Colorado encourages an electrifying experience no matter what the season, so you can be sure your time spent here will be some of the most exciting moments in your life.

If a travel assignment in Colorado sounds appealing to you, don't wait up. Take a chance, progress in your career as a nurse, and set yourself up for the ride of a lifetime!

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You can earn up to $250 when you find a travel or contract job at TPC and that's in addition to any bonuses from the agency!
 

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