Travel Nursing or Contract ICU RN Job in Los Angeles, California

RN - ICU

Location: La Palma, CA (Los Angeles area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Shift: 5

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2017-01-30

Job Description

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

Responsibilities

ICU RNs responsibilities include:
  • Evaluating the progress of the patient.
  • Following the correct process if there are any changes in the patient's condition.
  • Assisting medical staff with procedures.
  • Ensuring all medical equipment is functioning correctly while caring for the patient.
  • Supplying needed medication in a fast-paced, high stress environment.
  • Providing emotional support while updating family members of current health status of the patient.

Requirements

One year of experience as an Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse within the past two years.
  • Current RN License in good standing.
  • Current Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.


Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles is the second largest city in the USA and is a world destination for business, entertainment, culture, media, fashion and technology.  Known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World", Hollywood leads the world in production of television and movies.  Of course LA also has sunny beaches, Disneyland, Universal Studios and one of the world's most vibrant nightlifes in the world.

The Greater Los Angeles Area covers almost 5,000 square miles that are filled with things to see and do in your time off.  LA is home to SIX theme parks.  Disneyland is granddaddy of LA's parks but it's now joined by Disney's California Adventure, Knott's Berry Farm, Six Flags Magic Mountain (not to be missed by rollercoast lovers), Universal Studios Hollywood and Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier (frequently seen in movies and TV).  For TV fans, take the opportunity to be in the audience while your favorite show is filmed. 

For sun lovers, LA has world famous beaches from the eclectic Venice Beach to the glamorous Malibu Beach and south to the famous Laguna Beach.  Shoppers have an incredible range of options that includes the very exclusive Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.  And after the sun sets you can rub shoulders with celebrites in LA's trendy night life in West Hollywood and Huntington Beach.  Live entertainment options are incredible because LA is home to so many entertainers.

Los Angeles is a not-to-be-missed destination for urban lovers.

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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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