RN - Progressive/Intermediate ICU

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA

Type of Job: Travel or Local Contract

Job Description

Intensive Care Unit Nurses must provide top end care for patients with life-threatening injuries. Intensive Care Unit RNs must have the ability to make quick and spot on decisions while keeping composed during unpredictable, traumatic events.

Responsibilities

Intensive Care Unit RNs responsibilities consist of:
  • Analyzing the patient’s progress.
  • Following the correct process if there are any changes in the patient's condition.
  • Helping doctors with medical procedures.
  • Making sure all medical devices are functioning correctly while taking care of patients.
  • Giving 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 ICU RN within the past two years.
  • Current RN License in good standing.
  • Up to date BLS through 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

Thousand Oaks, CA

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Licensing: Reciprocal w/finger printing.
Licensing Board: http://www.bvnpt.ca.gov/