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RN Critical Care / ICU

Mishawaka, Indiana

Up for a rewarding experience while advancing your nursing career? South Bend, Indiana is a celebrated city full of unending surprises and highlights. Impressive sights, remarkable sounds, and a wide variety of activity make this city stand out from all the others. The moments you spend here will remain with you forever as some of your most adored memories.

The Morris Performing Arts Center is one of the most glorious destinations in all of South Bend. Here is where audiences have been dazzled and mesmerized for over 85 years. The esteemed and beloved Gordon Lightfoot will be performing in concert soon; his music alone has inspired countless other artists with entrancing melody and moving lyrics. And everyone’s favorite group of unrestrained youth, Stomp, will be featured the last weekend in March. Other grand performances such as the inspirational musical Annie, the exhilarating Riverdance, and the much-anticipated stand-up routine of Robin Williams contribute to the month of April.

For unending excitement, you’ll want to visit the Potawatomi Zoo, Indiana’s oldest zoo. Here is where you’ll find the most glamorous and extravagant of animals. Make a date with unusual and brightly colored birds like the violet backed starling or the green-winged macaw. Feel honored in the presence of awe-inspiring felines, like the majestic white Bengal tiger or the gorgeous snow leopard. Delight your eyes with the view of tiny yet beautiful amphibians like the golden mantella or the blue poison dart frog. You’ll feel energized during your entire stay at this microcosm of the animal kingdom.

South Bend is also proud of its parks and plazas, which provide the public with scenic outdoor sites for leisure. Red Table and Jon Hunt Plaza are only a couple of the well-known favorites; meanwhile, Seitz and Leeper Park offer an unbeatable view of the great outdoors while providing the means for entertaining activities like tennis and planned concerts. Whether you want to listen to heartening music or mingle with those of a friendly disposition, you will see that South Bend makes it easy to find a bit of rest and relaxation.

If you’ve put on your shopping shoes, you just might be ready for the enormous number of retail services downtown. Griffon Books and Idle Hours Bookshop sells rare, out-of-print books that are an avid reader’s dream come true. There is an eternity of salons geared towards men and women alike, and spots like Van Horne's Jewelers sell elegant watches and jewelry. Marriott Gift Shop and The Mole Hole are also great places to pick up a souvenir.

If you’re interested in the nightlife, there are a couple of places downtown you might want to check out. McCormick’s Coney Island is one of them. This bar is a number one among many of South Bend’s citizens for its excellent selection of drinks and very laid-back atmosphere. Sean O’ Casey’s Irish Pub is always full of fun for guests, as it brings about an authentic Irish atmosphere. Finally, Club Fever is another ideal location with enlivening music and a sizeable dance floor. You’ll never be bored with all the action never stopping until he break of dawn.

Apply now if you think this is the travel nursing destination for you and before you know it, you could be spending your days in this wonderful city.

Job Description

ICU RNs must provide top end care for patients with life-threatening medical conditions. ICU Registered Nurses must have the ability to make immediate and accurate decisions while staying composed during unforeseen, traumatic events.

Responsibilities

Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses duties include:


  • Analyzing the progress of the patient.

  • Following the correct process if the patient’s condition changes.

  • Helping physicians with procedures.

  • Ensuring all medical devices are functioning properly while taking care of patients.

  • Administering necessary medication in a fast moving, 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.


  • Active Nursing License in good standing.

  • Up to date Basic Life Support from American Heart Association.

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

Job Type
Travel or Local Contract
Shift
Nights, 12 hours
Duration
13 Weeks

Employee Applicant Statement

I certify that the information provided by me in this application is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if I am employed, any false statements or omissions can lead to immediate dismissal, and I agree that Nurses PRN shall not be held liable in any respect if my employment is terminated for that reason. Nurses PRN is hereby authorized to verify the information I have supplied and to conduct any investigation of my personal history records. I authorize the companies, schools, and persons named in this application to give any information requested regarding my employment, character, and qualifications, and release and hold harmless Nurses PRN and the companies, schools, and persons from any liability. I understand and agree that if hired, my employment is for no definite period and may be terminated at any time without prior notice and without cause. I further understand that any offer of employment may be conditioned upon the results of a physical examination, including tests for the use of controlled substances in accordance with applicable laws.

If hired, I agree to abide by all rules and regulations of Nurses PRN, which I understand are subject to change by Nurses PRN at any time for any reason without prior notice.

Nurses PRN is an equal opportunity employer. Nurses PRN considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally-protected status. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or the interview process should notify Nurses PRN and request such accommodations.

Should an investigation or legal proceeding adversely affect my professional license/certification or ability to perform the functions of the job, I understand that I am obligated to immediately report said occurrence to Nurses PRN’s Chief Nursing Officer at 888-830-8811. Failure to do so will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.

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