Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - (PICU RN)

Company:
NurseChoice
Job Type:
Contract
Posted Date:
Feb. 18th 2018
Location(s):
  • New Haven, CT

Job Description

Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - (PICU RN)
StartDate: 03/05/2018Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $33.50 - 33.50

Relying on the skill and expertise of more than 4,500 university and community physicians and advanced practitioners, including more than 600 resident physicians, this hospital provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary, family-focused care in more than 100 medical specialty areas.

We have been ranked among the best in the nation for eight of our pediatric subspecialties in the 2017 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings, published online by U.S. News & World Report.

Position details:
o Must demonstrate proficiency with patients who are intubated and ventilated, NIPPV, CPAP, BiPAP, high-flow, airway management and rescue
o Must be able to fully manage a tracheostomy patient independently and provide rescue when necessary, including recannulation in an established tract
o Must be proficient with A-lines, CVP monitoring, and EVDs
o ICU speciality scenarios will be asked during interview to determine skill set
o First to float when flexing down: to Neonatal ICU, and inpatient pediatric floors
o Ability to cancel 24 hours in a 13-week assignment without penalty or payment for flexing down

Required Qualifications
BLS & Pediatric Advanced Life Support

Preferred Qualifications
EPIC Experience
Travel Experience

About the Facility
Ranked among the nation’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and other sources, the Yale New Haven Hospital is a Magnet-designated, Joint Commission-accredited, internationally renowned facility specializing in more than 100 medical areas, and boasting a tertiary medical center with more than a thousand beds.


Facility Location
There’s no place like New Haven to capture the splendor of each new season. Aside from working at top-rate facilities and earning great pay, traveling health care professionals who come to New Haven enjoy escaping to the quiet, rolling countryside, exploring neighboring villages and enjoying nature’s endless panorama.

Job Benefits
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


About the Company
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


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