Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)

Company:
NurseChoice
Job Type:
Contract
Posted Date:
Apr. 24th 2018
Location(s):
  • Los Angeles, CA

Job Description

Job Description & Requirements
Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)
StartDate: 06/04/2018Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $44.61 - 44.61

Exclusive AMN orders! UNIT DESCRIPTION:This is a mixed unit of nicu and pediatrics. Total of 9 beds (primarily NICU) but staff will float between nicu, peds, and post partum. Nurse must have one year experience in NICU and pediatrics. This is a Level III NICU, high risk premies. Nurse to patient ratio: Nicu=1:2, Peds=1:3. No ancillary staff, patient age range is neonates to adolescents.Patient Population: high risk, level III, premies with chest tubes, vents, ua/uv line insertion. Cardiac, respiratory, vascular, and thoracic.Ethical Issues: blood transfusions, end of life care (bio-ethics committee). Meds: Dobutamine, dopamine, Indocin, fentanyl, vasopressors, heparin, thrombolytics. Orientation: buddy system. RN provides their own scrubs, may be any color

Required Qualifications
NRP, BLS, Pals

About the Facility
Recipient of The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval, the Kaiser West Los Angeles Medical Center specializes in emergency, urgent care and pharmacy services, in addition to allergy, cardiology, obstetrics/gynecology and occupational therapy. A new wing built in 2007 includes state-of-the-art operating rooms, an obstetrical unit and emergency room, and three units of surgical beds.

Facility Location
In this playground of palm trees and year-round sunshine, wedged between snow-capped mountains and sun-kissed beaches, Los Angeles beckons with its laid-back attitude, high-energy fun and urban adventures. This bustling city is a great place to indulge in the California lifestyle, catch soft ocean breezes, explore miles of beautiful sandy beaches, shop to your heart’s content and enjoy all that this West Coast metropolis has to offer.

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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