Travel Nurse CVOR RN position in Plantation, FL

LOCATION: Plantation, FL
POSITION: CVOR RN
DATE POSTED:
JOB LENGTH: 13 wks
SHIFT: Days - 8 hrs
WEEKLY HOURS: 40
SCHEDULE: 7a - 3p
NOTE:  ACLS and BLS required. Must have 3+ years of recent/acute facility CVOR experience. Call required - approximately 2 nights per week and 1 weekend per month

Job Description

We're looking for Cardiovascular Operating Room RNs for an immediate travel nurse opening in Plantation, FL. The right RN should have 1-2 years recent acute care experience. Read below for more requirements.

As a CVOR RN, you’ll be responsible for providing professional CVOR care services to support a team of physicians, RNs and other medical staff. Our CVOR Travel Nurses demonstrate advanced clinical expertise in circulating and scrubbing for a variety of cardiothoracic surgical procedures and other complex surgeries.

As a CVOR Travel Nurse, you should be prepared to perform the following tasks:

  • Assess, plan and evaluate the nursing care needs of the patient before, during and after a surgical procedure.
  • Participate in the care of patients receiving conscious sedation.
  • Administer prescribed medications, apply dressings, monitor vital signs.
  • Assist physician during procedures.
  • Maintain aseptic techniques and actively monitor situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
  • Coordinate the operating room with respect to sterility, cleanliness, availability of functioning equipment and supplies.
  • Ensure the proper handling of specimens.
CVOR Travel Nurses should be able to stand and walk for long periods of time, as well as bend, lean and stoop without difficulty. RNs should be able to easily lift 20 pounds. Moving or lifting of patients may require lifting of up to 50 pounds at times. Because of the fast-paced environment, Cardiovascular OR RNs must possess good skills for coping with stress and be able to relate to people of all ages and backgrounds.

Benefits

We offer all the benefits you need to be successful. Here are just a few of our nurses’ favorites:

  • Each of our travel nurses receives guaranteed pay, with no risk of call-offs due to low hospital census.
  • We cover the costs of all necessary licenses and credentials. When you travel with us, Your Way Is Paid.
  • We offer travel reimbursement of up to $1,000 to get you to your assignment.
  • Start earning paid sick leave from your first shift worked, and use it after 90 days of employment with us.
  • Take advantage of our Easy Stay housing program, company-provided housing that pays like a subsidy.

Our Benefits

Location Information

Plantation, Florida is just 9 minutes from Fort Lauderdale which is a mecca for snorklers and divers who come to explore the three-tiered natural reef, hoping to encounter angelfish and other subtropical species. The city that bills itself as The Venice of America” has 300 miles of navigable inland waterways and canals. Other aquatic attractions include 23 miles of beautiful sandy beach, 81 artificial reefs, 18 major shipwrecks, a jaunty water taxi, a winding downtown riverwalk and a sunny beach boardwalk. The city of Fort Lauderdale is located just north of Miami, between Miami Beach and West Palm Beach. Whatever your pleasure, Fort Lauderdale is a splendid base for your south Florida assignment.

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