Columbia, MO has so much to offer you on your next nursing contract. Whether you love exploring the outdoors or have an appreciation for the arts, you'll find something just for you. While there is plenty to do in Columbia, you'll also be at the halfway point between Kansas City and St. Louis, providing endless opportunities for a weekend getaway. Let's take a look at what you can expect from the "Show Me State"…
The first stop on your trip has got to be Rock Bridge Memorial State Park. Rated the #1 thing to do in Columbia, you'll soon understand why. With over 2,200 acres of gorgeous scenery, the park is home to some of the most raved about natural attractions in the state. The park features an extensive cave system, pristine hiking trails, and opportunities to explore the area on foot, by bike or on horseback. Your Instagram followers are going to have serious FOMO after seeing pictures from your adventures in "CoMo".
Next up on the itinerary is lunch or dinner at Flat Branch Pub & Brewing. This place is a local favorite and is regularly named the "Best Overall Restaurant" in Columbia. With its array of delicious appetizers, homemade root beer, and to die for sandwiches, you're sure to find something to fill you up here. The upscale, yet causal ambiance provides the perfect setting to relax after a day of adventure or a long shift at the hospital.
If you like live music, you're going to love a night out at The Blue Note. This venue provides an intimate concert experience that allows you to get up close and personal with the band. Artists of all genres come from all over the country to play at The Blue Note, so you'll be introduced to the work of local musicians, and you'll also get to sing along to the hits of well-recognized groups. What a great place to meet up with your fellow nurse friends and belt out some tunes!
Whatever makes you happy, you'll find it in Columbia. Your next nursing contract awaits you here!
Intensive Care Unit RNs must provide top end care for patients with life-threatening medical conditions. ICU Registered Nurses must have the ability to make immediate and spot on decisions while staying composed during unpredictable, traumatic events.
ICU RNs responsibilities consist of:
- Analyzing the progress of the patient.
- Following the correct process if there are any changes in the patient’s condition.
- Assisting doctors with procedures.
- Making sure all medical equipment is functioning properly while caring for patients.
- Dispensing necessary medication in a fast-paced, high stress environment.
- Providing emotional support while updating family members of current health status of the patient.
One year of experience as an ICU RN within the past two years.
- Current Nursing License in good standing.
- Up to date BLS from American Heart Association.
- Must pass pre-employment drug screen.