RN - Critical Care / ICU

Location: Wheeling, WV

Type of Job: Travel or Local Contract

Job Description

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

Responsibilities

ICU Registered Nurses duties consist of:
  • Evaluating the patient's progress.
  • Taking needed steps if the patient's condition changes.
  • Helping medical staff with procedures.
  • Ensuring all medical devices are functioning correctly while caring for the patient.
  • Supplying necessary medication in a fast-paced, 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.
  • Current RN License in good standing.
  • Current BLS from American Heart Association.
  • Negative Drug Screen.

Benefits

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

Wheeling, WV

Calling all thrill seekers and nature lovers! West Virginia is the perfect location for your next Travel Nursing assignment. As the only state in the US to lie completely within a mountain range, there is no shortage of natural beauty in this state known for being "off the beaten path."

The many mountain ranges and rivers contained by West Virginia make it a haven for the adventurous spirit. The Traveling RN who doubles as an adrenaline junkie will find his or herself busy skiing, caving, whitewater rafting, kayaking, climbing, and mountain biking through the state. 

For those who prefer a more low-key travel approach, there is much to be seen in Charleston, the state capital, including museums, art, and dining. Avampato Discovery Museum, for example, features multiple levels of interactive exhibits for adults and children alike. 

Soak in gorgeous views of Blackwater Falls State Park, Monongahela National Forest, and New River Gorge National River or experience local history at Charles Town Heritage Festival. The friendly state of West Virginia will give any Traveling RN the chance to feel right at home. Call Nurses PRN to get started on your Travel Nursing contract!

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