Intensive Care Registered Nurse

Totalmed Wilkes Barre , PA 18701

Posted 1 month ago

Premium Travel PICU Assignments $4,625 Weekly!

Location: Multiple Exclusive US Assignments

TotalMed is seeking experienced Registered Nurses (RN) specializing in Pediatric Intensive Care Units (PICU). These assignments are typically 13 week travel assignments with both day and night shifts available.

Responsibilities:

Administer nursing care to ill, injured, or disabled patients
Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans
Monitor and report changes in patient symptoms or behavior
Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient care
Educate patients about health maintenance and disease prevention
Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
Maintain accurate patient medical records
Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members

Position Requirements:

State or Compact (where applicable) RN Licensure
Previous experience in nursing or other medical fields
Familiarity with medical software and equipment
Ability to build rapport with patients
Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

Benefits:

Medical Benefits: Protect yourself, your spouse or domestic partner, and children from the start with our day-of-hire health insurance
Dental: Stay with your favorite dentist for everything from routine cleanings to orthodontia for your kids
Vision: Keep your vision 20/20 with our comprehensive coverage for exams, contacts, and eyeglasses
Short and Long-Term Disability: Protect yourself and your family from unexpected illness or injury with our elective disability insurance
Life Insurance: Keep your mind off of the worst case scenario with our robust life insurance policies
401(K): Enjoy the peace of mind that comes from enrolling in the best 401(k) plan in the industry

PLUS:

Generous tax-free stipends!
Join our new Travel for Life Referral Program and earn $1 for every hour your friend or colleague works for as long as you work at TotalMed!

Rely on the support of the TotalMed family. You put a lot on the line as a travel nurse, and with TotalMed, you'll always get the support and info you need, when you need it.

Experience the TotalMed Difference - Apply Today!

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Registered Nurse WilkesBarre PA

Unitedhealth Group Inc.

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 1/22/2022 12:00:00 AM 2022-04-22T00:00 * $5,000 Sign-On Bonus* Careers with MedExpress. At MedExpress, we believe in delivering quality, convenient, affordable health care and exceeding our patients' expectations. Our neighborhood medical centers are open every day from 8-8 with a full medical team and no appointments necessary to help patients get in, get healthy, and get back to what's really important. We provide a broad scope of services including urgent care, basic wellness and prevention, and employer health services. As part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we're working together to help people live healthier lives and to help the health system work better for everyone. You can become part of our elite team almost anywhere with 250 MedExpress centers across the country and two administrative offices in Morgantown, WV and Pittsburgh, PA. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) The Registered Nurse is responsible for ensuring the well-being of patients and for providing a positive, supportive environment while working in conjunction with physicians, advanced practice clinicians, front office and clinical staff. The successful RN will have sound clinical acumen, solid communication skills and a dedication to customer service and patient care. This role is center-based and requires working in a clinical setting. The noise level is moderate and there is a potential for exposure to infectious diseases and blood-borne pathogens. It requires the ability to stand and sit for hours at a time (with some bending and stooping), ability to use manual dexterity in relation to clinical requirements, and ability to lift 50 lbs. Hours may vary based on location, patient volume, and business needs. This position requires open availability which includes 7 days per week including holidays and weekends. You will work a 36-hour rotation weekly which means you will work 3 twelve-hour shifts totaling 36 hours in a 3-day period. Primary Responsibilities: * Assess, screen, triage and perform treatment ordered for patients * Perform medical treatment as ordered by provider or established MedExpress standing orders * Prepare and assist provider with dispensing prescribed medications (in states where applicable) * Assists the provider with examinations, procedures and other duties * Oversee and coordinate the daily patient care flow * Assist patients as needed with walking, transfer, specimen collection, exam preparation, etc * Complete occupational health testing including such services as urine drug screens, breath alcohol testing, hair testing and physicals * Complete patient referrals and patient callbacks daily * Proper, concise and complete EMR documentation and/or paper based documentation for all assessments and procedures * Other duties as assigned such as new models of care and new types of procedures, etc You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in. Required Qualifications: * Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with current state licensure * Maintain BLS/CPR and CME/CEU's as applicable for licensure * 2+ years of dedicated nursing experience * Experience with venous access for medication administration, as well as venipuncture and lab specimen collections * Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance Preferred Qualifications: * 1+ years of experience in Urgent Care, Emergency Room or Critical Care setting * Working knowledge of computerized information systems (EMR) used in clinical management settings * Experience with IV insertion * Experience with employer health services / occupational medicine To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment. Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) OptumCare is committed to creating an environment where physicians focus on what they do best: care for their patients. To do so, OptumCare provides administrative and business support services to both its owned and affiliated medical practices which are part of OptumCare. Each medical practice part and their physician employees have complete authority with regards to all medical decision-making and patient care. OptumCare's support services do not interfere with or control the practice of medicine provided by the medical practices of any of their physicians. Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare and its affiliated medical practices are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. OptumCare and its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, Wilkes Barre, PA, Pennslyvania, Medexpress Unitedhealth Group Inc. Wilkes Barre PA

Intensive Care Registered Nurse

Totalmed