Wisconsin is a great place to live and work. The varied landscape of Wisconsin makes the state a popular vacation destination for outdoor recreation. From hiking, camping, fishing and boating in the summer to skiing, ice fishing and snowmobile derbies in the winter, there is never a shortage of things for RN to do!
Aside from great outdoor experiences, Wisconsin has fantastic cities and small towns with great selections for dining and nightlife adventures. There is rich calendar of festivals and fairs around the state including the Great Wisconsin Cheese Festival in Little Chute.
The beautiful Door Peninsula, which extends off the eastern coast of the state, contains the charming Door County, with quaint villages and cherry orchards.
The Milwaukee metro is home to roughly one-third of the state's population. Milwaukee is at the northern edge of an urban area bordering Lake Michigan that stretches southward into greater Chicago.
Culturally rich Madison is both a college town and the state capitol cultural. A Madison suburb, Middleton, was ranked the "Best Place to Live in America" in 2007 by Money Magazine.From small town to large city and everything in between, Wisconsin is definitely one state that will make you feel at home, making your decision to advance your career through travel nursing a great one!
Intensive Care Unit RNs 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 unpredictable, traumatic events.
ICU RNs responsibilities consist of:
- Evaluating the progress of the patient.
- Taking needed steps if there are any changes in the patient’s condition.
- Helping physicians with procedures.
- Ensuring all equipment is functioning correctly 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.
One year of experience as an ICU Registered Nurse within the past two years.
- Active RN License in good standing.
- Up to date BLS through American Heart Association.
- Must pass pre-employment drug screen.