Registered Nurse - Travel Assignments - RN ICU LTAC - Earn $2177/ week

Employer
Blue Force Staffing
Location
Battle Creek, MI, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Sep 11, 2017
Closes
Oct 12, 2017
Ref
9c0c1c36
Specialty
Traveling Nurse
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

ICU (LTAC) Registered Nurse Travel Assignments - BlueForce Staffing

Location: Battle Creek, MI

Earn $28,301 Gross for 36/ Hr. - 13 Weeks of work.

Earn $2,177/ Week for each full week worked.

(weekly gross total has all stipends factored in already - M&I and Housing)

Pay Breakdown:

$31 / hr.

$375 weekly tax free M&I Stipend

$686 weekly tax free Housing Stipend

Shifts: hour Day / Night shift available ( Call coverage may be required ) Possible Weekends.

Unit: ICU (LTAC) - Not a traditional ICU

Start Date: ASAP (future orientation dates available as well)

Contract Duration: 13 -weeks

State License Requirements: Valid Michigan RN license at the time of submission

Basic Description:

RN - ICU LTAC - 12 HOUR SHIFT -

Long Term Acute Care. Treating patients with medically-complex conditions receive daily physician assessments. Nures / patient ratio 1:4-5 on day shift. Vents are managed by RTs who are on site 24/7. The nurses do not need intubation experience but nurse will need to be competent in handling ETT (which are rare but we do get them) and trachs (which are quite frequent). Critical drips drop to a ratio of 1:3 typically, as do high risk airways (anyone who has an ETT or anyone whose trach is less than 3 days old). Functions at the Standard Level of nursing practice. Responsible for independently applying the nursing process through the assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and documentation of patient care. Selects and administers the appropriate care taking into consideration the age and developmental level and size of the patient. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Should be able to identify own limitations and seek resources as needed. Responsibilities: Standards of Care; Clinical Skills and Judgment; Caring Practices; Facilitator of Learning / Clinical Inquiry; Advocacy / Moral Agency / Response to Diversity; Collaboration and Communication; Systems Thinking.

MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH VENTS, DRIPS AND INTUBATION. BLS AND ACLS REQUIRED.

Submission Requirements:

Our clients would like our candidates submissions to include an estimated number of years of

experience in each of the following:

ICU:

Drips:

Vents:

Intubation.

Our company's Joint Commission standards require 1-year experience in this field within the past 3 years to qualify. This experience must be documented on your resume! In order to submit your file, we require an updated Resume an Skills Checklist ( provided by our company) , and two references or work evaluations from your last two travel assignments.

*All stipends provided are already factored into gross weekly total. We also provide a round trip flight or mileage reimbursement ($0.50 a mile, capped at $1,000 per 13-Week Contract). We do not provide rental cars on this assignment.

If you have any questions or concerns or you would like to be discuss submission, please reach out to a BlueForce representative at 1-866-795-2583. Thank you!

Andrew Schroeder

Aschroeder@ blueforcestaffing.com

Direct Line - 248- 616- 8317

Ryan Mulholland

Rmulholland@ blueforcestaffing.com

Direct Line - 248- 616- 8365

Company Description

About BlueForce Healthcare Staffing: BlueForce is a nationwide healthcare travel staffing agency. We believe that nurses aren't numbers. We work to help highly motivated nurses and healthcare professionals fulfill their dreams of seeing the country while providing patients with the quality care they deserve. We place qualified professionals with multi-week travel nursing assignments all over the country. We also offer our travel nurses a comprehensive benefits package. If you are a healthcare professional who is looking to work with a healthcare staffing agency that is as dedicated to our staff as we are to our facility clients, then BlueForce is right for you. Visit BlueForce today to find your dream job