RN - Critical Care / ICU

Location: Lanham, MD

Type of Job: Travel or Local Contract

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 timely and spot on decisions while keeping composed during unpredictable, traumatic events.

Responsibilities

ICU Registered Nurses duties consist of:
  • Analyzing the patient's progress.
  • Following the correct process if the patient's condition changes.
  • Helping medical staff with medical procedures.
  • Ensuring all medical devices are functioning properly while caring for the patient.
  • Supplying 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 Intensive Care Unit Nurse within the past two years.
  • Active Nursing License in good standing.
  • Current Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

Benefits

  • Weekly Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • AFLAC
  • Referral Bonus
  • Renewal Bonus
  • 401-K
  • Joint Commission Certified

Lanham, MD

If you want to experience something new, take your next travel nursing contract in the scenic state of Maryland. Filled with an abundance of history, nature and culture, Maryland has things for nurses of all ages and interests to explore. If you're just finishing your nursing shift for the day, escape the highways and take a bike ride on Maryland's scenic byways for a chance to explore the charming towns and hidden gems of Maryland. Or for something a little different, you could follow the Civil War Trails and feel the mass amount of history Maryland has to offer. if you're a nurse that really loves history, you could even follow the Civil War Trails with a tour of the Harriet Tubman UnderGround Railroad.

Are you a nurse that's a true foodie at heart? Then you must take a job in Maryland! Known for their highly desired crab fresh from the Chesapeake Bay, Maryland also has a variety of world-class restaurants, breweries, wineries, distilleries, unique food festivals and local specialties to offer. It's truly a foodie's paradise!

Looking to get out on the water and have some fun? Maryland is the perfect place to be with it's many boating and water sports activities! Sail on a skipjack, tour the town on a water taxi, jetski with a nursing friend, kayak or canoe around the Potomac River, OR if you have good balance, take a turn on a stand up paddle board - you won't regret it!

If shopping is your thing, Maryland has that too! With sophisticated specialty stores, to entire shopping districts, you will be sure to love it (even if your bank account doesn't so much...but hey, you're on a great nursing contract so you can afford to treat yourself!)  Nurses that love sports will be happy with a new nursing job in Maryland as well! With 2 NFL teams, 6 minor league baseball stadiums, 5 horse tracks, a drag racing and world championship motocross track, and a whole bunch of college sports to enjoy - you won't be bored in Maryland - we promise!  

So what are you waiting for?? Call us now to find out what nursing positions are available in your specialty and start packing your bags for your new adventure in Maryland!

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Licensing: Compact / Walk Through.
Licensing Board: http://www.mbon.org/