Travel Nurse NICU RN position in Madera, CA

LOCATION: Madera, CA
POSITION: NICU RN
DATE POSTED:
JOB LENGTH: 13 wks
SHIFT: Days - 11.5 hrs
WEEKLY HOURS: 40.25
NOTE:  Must have 2 years of NICU experience. Must have BLS, NRP

Job Description

We're looking for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit RNs for an immediate travel nurse opening in Madera, CA. The right RN should have 1-2 years' recent acute care experience. Read below for more requirements.

As a NICU RN, you'll provide critical care to sick and premature infants. Alongside the rest of the care team, NICU RNs assist in providing round-the-clock care to these patients and support to the parents. Parental support can range from emotional encouragement to advising parents on the proper care of their infant when they return home.

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

  • Care for infants transitioning to extra uterine life.
  • Monitor vital signs and initiate corrective action when necessary.
  • Provide nutritional assessment and specialized feedings.
  • Change dressings, insert catheters, start IVs.
  • Provide arterial and intravenous therapy.
  • Monitor and adjust specialized equipment used on patients, such as incubators and ventilators.
NICU 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 10-20 pounds of equipment at times. NICU Travel Nurses may face hazards from exposure to chemicals and infectious diseases.

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

-Central California is one of the nation’s fastest-growing regions in the country. -Sunshine 300 days of the year. Cool and mild winters. -National Parks in our backyard (Yosemite, Sequoia, King’s Canyon). -The Central California coast lies just over the hills, and we’re just a few hours’ drive from worldwide travel destinations like Los Angeles, San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, San Diego, and Las Vegas.

More about California
Website for Madera, CA
California RN Licensure