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RN Critical Care / ICU

Fort Payne, Alabama

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Known as the "Heart of Dixie," Alabama is the perfect place for a Travel Nurse to soak up the warm weather, gorgeous scenery, and hospitality of the South.  The outdoor enthusiast can explore more than 22 state parks and famous historic trails including the Natchez Trace Parkway, Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail, and Trail of Tears National Historic Trail.

As a traveling RN, you'll definitely want to relax in Gulf Shores or Orange Beach while soaking up the southern sunshine along miles of white sand beaches on the Gulf of Mexico. If you are a seafood lover and find yourself there in the fall, be sure to check out Gulf Shores' very own National Shrimp Festival. 

For those who seek to explore the city life while on a Traveling RN assignment, Birgminham and Montgomery feature food, music, art, and culture to rival any US city. Stop at Birmingham's Splash Adventure for respite from the hot summer days. 

If you think it's time to experience southern charm for yourself, call us at Nurses PRN to discuss available RN contracts. Whether it's historic hiking trails, relaxing beaches, or city life calling your name, Alabama could be the next place for you. 

Job Description

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

Responsibilities

ICU Nurses duties consist of:


  • Evaluating the patient’s progress.

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

  • Assisting physicians with procedures.

  • Making sure all medical equipment is functioning correctly while caring for patients.

  • Giving needed 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 Registered Nurse within the past two years.


  • Active Nursing License in good standing.

  • Current BLS through American Heart Association.

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

Job Type
Travel or Local Contract
Shift
Days, 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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