Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - Travel - (PICU RN)

  • 385936
  • Registered Nurse
  • 4/13/2018
  • 2301 Erwin Road
  • Durham, NC
  • 12 D/N
  • 13 Weeks
  • ASAP
  • Temporary
  • $30.00 - $33.00*
  • *Combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements, excluding housing.

Job Description & Requirements

Pediatric Intensive Care - PICU Nurse - Travel - (PICU RN)

The Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine strives for excellence in patient care, research, and fellowship training. Our division provides comprehensive services for a wide variety of critically ill medical and surgical patients with acute, life-threatening disease and injury. Our division includes the 16-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), and the 13-bed Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (PCICU), which are state-of-the-art critical care units designed to meet the needs of our patients and families. Care is also provided in a nine-bed Pediatric Progressive Care Unit. Medical and surgical subspecialists from all disciplines are immediately available in the PICU and PCICU. Areas of subspecialty expertise include congenital heart disease, cardiovascular surgery, respiratory failure, neurosurgery, stem cell transplantation, immunodeficiencies, hematologic and oncologic emergencies, sepsis, and multiorgan system dysfunction. Available advanced treatment modalities include Extracorporeal Life Support (neonatal, pediatric, and cardiac ECMO), high frequency ventilation, nitric oxide therapy, non-invasive ventilation, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Twenty-four-hour-a-day critical care consultation is available.

Required Qualifications

Travel with work in both PCICU (open heart) and PICU units. Both PCICU and PICU experience is required Experience at Level One Trauma Center or Large Children's Hospital PALS

About the Facility

Attracting patients from all over the world, this medical center is one of the leading healthcare facilities in the U.S. and the largest private university healthcare complex in the American Southeast. Consistently ranked among the five leading U.S. medical centers by U.S. News & World Report, this renowned facility utilizes the latest scientific research and most sophisticated technology to achieve its commitments not only to superior medical service and compassionate patient care but also socially relevant education and global healthcare solutions.

Facility Location

Home to Duke University and Research Triangle Park, Durham offers a wide variety of cultural and outdoor activities, a reasonable cost of living and highly prestigious medical facilities. Southern, yet cosmopolitan, laid back yet bursting with energy, this North Carolina city is a sought-after destination throughout the year.

Job Benefits

At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free, quality, private housing
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. American Mobile Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

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