Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - Travel - (ICU RN)

  • 402405
  • Registered Nurse
  • 7/13/2018
  • 500 University Drive
  • Hershey, PA
  • 8 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • American Mobile Healthcare
  • Temporary
  • $35.00 - $40.00*
  • *Combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements, excluding housing.

Job Description & Requirements

Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse - Travel - (ICU RN)

lan and coordinate the care plan for patients in all phases of VAD care (referral, evaluation, transplant, post-transplant) Perform nursing assessment with specific focus on Heart Failure for patients consulted to or identified by the Heart Transplant Program/VAD Collaborate with Nurse Practitioner, Unit Nursing Staff, Pharmacy, Physician, Provider, and other multidisciplinary team members to ensure care plan incorporates all needed elements related to VAD care. Educate patient and family/care giver on VAD devices Coordinate discharge teaching and follow-up care for VAD patients Document assessment and all other required information for VAD/Heart Transplant Program Triage all clinical calls Monitor and triage all lab, procedure and test findings Coordinate and navigate patient care schedule Coordinate VAD implants

Required Qualifications

Knowlege and experience with VAD devices RN with PA license Skilled in: comprehensive patient assessment, cardiology, heart failure patient care/management Must have current BLS and ACLS certifications Must have at least 2 years of experience with Cardiology and specifically VAD/Heart Transplant patient populations OR at least 2 years of CT Surgery or cardiology experience and 2 years of experience as solid organ transplant coordinator.

Preferred Qualifications


About the Facility

As part of the Penn State-Hershey group, a national leader in children's care that was recently recognized by US News and Report for pediatric cancer, diabetes and endocrinology services, this facility is one of the premier healthcare establishments in the state. The medical center is a perennial award winner, being designated as a Magnet facility and awarded multiple distinctions by national and state agencies. The facility is the only Level I pediatric trauma center between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh and serves the most populous rural regions in the country.

Facility Location

Best known as the birthplace of the chocolate of the same name, Hershey is referred to by many as the "Sweetest Place on Earth." Sports fans will find much to love in the region, with A-league hockey and lacrosse games being a local favorite. In addition to Hershey's Chocolate World, a must-see, the area boasts many attractions, including Hersheypark Stadium and the Milton S. Hershey Mansion.

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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