NICU RN

Kennewick, WA

Posted: 07/03/2019 Employment Type: Travel Specialty : Nursing Professionals Job Number: 6512 Skills: Neonatal Intensive Care

Travel RN: NICU RN
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit-Registered Nurse

Responsibilities:
  • Cares for infants transitioning to extra uterine life
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care to patient
  • Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans
  • Provides nutritional assessment & specialized feedings
  • Changes dressings, inserts catheters, starts IVs
  • Provides arterial & intravenous therapy
  • Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, such as incubators and ventilators
  • Prepares and administers and records prescribed medications. Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments
  • Monitors vital signs and initiates corrective action whenever the patient displays adverse symptomatology, communicates patient’ s condition to care team
  • Assists treating physician during examination, treatment and procedures, which can include life-saving situations
  • Instructs and educates patient’ s family
  • Participates in discharge planning
  • Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms
  • Performs other position-related duties as assigned

Qualifications:
  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) License for the state in which the nurse practices
  • Washington RN License
  • BLS/PALS
  • 2 years current NICU experience
  • Must be available for Night Shift and Day Shift
  • 1 year Travel experience

$864/week taxable
$1141/week non taxable
$2005/week gross pay

Please contact Samantha at 917-546-7211
Refer a friend bonus $1000
At Tact Medical Staffing we believe in building supportive personal relationships with our candidates to match them with the healthcare client that best meets their professional and personal lifestyle choices. Benefits include a personalized recruiter who is available 24/7, competitive pay packages, an advantageous referral program, and national health insurance coverage.

Samantha Batt

 Avid hiker, backpacker, kayaker and generally outdoorsy. I love helping people, understanding their passion, and connecting them to what they love doing.

I am a Travel Nurse Recruiter, and every day I get the opportunity to connect amazing nurses to incredible assignments!

 

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