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

  • 359003
  • Registered Nurse
  • PICU
  • 12/7/2017
  • 4650 Sunset Boulevard
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 12 N
  • 13 Weeks
  • ASAP
  • Temporary
  • American Mobile Healthcare
  • $23.00 - $28.00*
  • *Combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements, excluding housing.

Job Description & Requirements

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

32 beds in the unit. A lot of respiratory, endocrine, and infectious disease, patients reliant on technology, and some overflow from other units. Vent experience is highly preferred, some exp w/ BiPap and trachs a plus. Should be comfortable with diabetics and insulin / drips. Very fast paced, previous pediatric hospital experience a best fit. Someone with community hospital experience is not going to work. RN's float to MS units but not to ICU's. Ratio is 1-2 for vents, 1-3 bipaps, 1-2 for kids with drips. Typical ratio is 1-4

Required Qualifications

**Manager has advised that someone with PICU/NICU background would do well on this unit.** Pediatric Acute Medicine w/ a lot of respiratory patients, so solid experience with vents and trachs is requested. 2 yrs solid Peds exp required.

About the Facility

The first and largest hospital in the Los Angeles metro area dedicated to pediatrics, this nonprofit academic hospital is truly a worldclass children's healthcare provider. The hospital provides care to over 100,000 children on an annual basis and is the preferred choice of many LA families, revered for its commitment to compassionate, exemplary service. The Magnet designated facility is the only freestanding Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center in Los Angeles County and is the frequent recipient of accolades from national agencies, including being named among just eight children’s hospitals to be designated a “Top Hospital” for 2009 by The Leapfrog Group.

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

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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