Intensive Care Unit - ICU RN - TravelNurse
Company: Travel Nurse Across America
Posted on: February 10, 2024
We're looking for Intensive Care Unit RNs for an immediate
travel nurse opening in Framingham, MA. The right nurse should have
1-2 years recent acute care experience. Read below for more
As an ICU Travel Nurse, you'll be responsible for evaluating and
monitoring patients in an Intensive Care Unit setting. ICU RNs
provide the most direct care to patients in life-threatening
situations, documenting and providing physician-directed care,
assessing and implementing patient care plans, and delegating to
other care providers as appropriate. As an ICU RN you will also be
providing education and support to patient families, possibly for
long-term care needs.
As an ICU Travel Nurse, you should be prepared to perform the
following tasks:Provide basic bedside care.
Prepare, administer and record prescribed medication, reporting any
adverse reactions to treatment.
Order and evaluate diagnostic tests.
Take samples for lab work, order corresponding lab work and
Monitor and adjust specialized equipment, and interpret and record
Ensure proper placement and functioning of catheters, leads and
Communicate patients' conditions to family members.
ICU 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. RNs may
face hazards from exposure to certain chemicals or infectious
diseases and will treat patients that may be confused, agitated,
Requirements*: ACLS, BLS, NIH, 1 Year
* Additional certifications may be required before beginning an
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