Travel Nurse - RN - ICU - Intensive Care Unit
Glens Falls, NY
MedUS Healthcare
08/29/2024
Travel
13 weeks
3x12 hr nights
$2,612/week
estimated weekly gross
Job Details

MedUS Healthcare is seeking an experienced ICU RN for an exciting Travel Nurse job in Glens Falls, NY.:

Discipline: RN
Specialty: ICU
Shift: 3x12 hr nights
Start: 08/29/2024 (may be flexible)
Hours: 36/week
Type: Travel
Duration: 13 weeks

Travel Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse job duties

While job duties may vary depending on the facility you work with, here are some common Travel ICU RN responsibilities:

  • Monitor and assess patients' vital signs and overall health condition, ensuring timely detection of any changes.
  • Administer medications, treatments, and intravenous infusions according to prescribed protocols and physician orders.
  • Provide continuous care and support to critically ill patients, managing complex medical equipment such as ventilators and life support systems.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to develop and implement individualized patient care plans.
  • Document patients' medical histories, assessments, treatments, and progress in electronic health records accurately and timely.
  • Educate patients and their families on medical conditions, treatment plans, and post-discharge care to promote understanding and adherence.
  • Perform emergency procedures, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), and other life-saving interventions when necessary.
  • Ensure a sterile and safe environment by following infection control protocols and maintaining cleanliness in patient areas.
  • Coordinate with other healthcare professionals to ensure seamless patient transitions between different levels of care and discharge planning.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development and continuing education to stay current with advancements in critical care nursing practices.
  • Provide emotional support and comfort to patients and their families during stressful and critical times.
  • Maintain patient confidentiality and comply with all healthcare regulations and standards.

Pay quotes are an estimate of gross weekly pay, including non-taxable reimbursements, based on available information and subject to confirmation.

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