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Cardiovascular Nurse - (Cardio - CVICU RN)

  • 142675
  • Registered Nurse
  • 5/9/2018
  • 4867 Sunset Boulevard
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • 12 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • 05/29/2018
  • NurseChoice
  • Temporary
  • $44.61*
  • *Actual revenue will vary depending on location, clinical setting, pay or mix and other factors.

Job Description & Requirements

Cardiovascular Nurse - (Cardio - CVICU RN)

Exclusive AMN order! In 2013, this 464 bed facility in the heart of Los Angeles was Voted America's Best Hospital for Patient Experience in 2012 by Women's Choice Awards! Even when we rank at the top of the industry we continue to make dramatic gains in a broad range of areas from treatment of hypertension and asthma to breast cancer screening - often reaching the top ten percent of all health care providers nationally. As one of the nations "Top Hospitals" with an "A" grade for Patient Safety, our dedicated physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals provide care to more than 25,000 patients admitted to our hospital and an additional 750,000 patients through our outpatient clinics. Unit Details: Open Heart ICU unit, Cardiovascular Critical Care Unit CSU Unit will float to ICU/CCU/ICSU/Tele Total # of beds in the unit: 32. -May not take Open Heart patients right away, Rn's needs to establish Trust -Nurse to patient ratios 1:1, 1:2 or 2:1 for all shifts. -No Ancillary Staff. -Patient’s age: Mixed Adults. Staff works in 12 hour shifts. -Unit patient population: Pre and post op area for cardiac surgery. -Special Procedure: IABP, Ventilator,Pacemakers, Multi-drips, Hemodynamic monitoring, CRRT. -Ethical Issues Procedures: Blood products/transfusions, withdrawing life support -Scrubs can be any color, RN provides their own scrubs.

About the Facility

A member of the Kaiser Permanente group, which offers worldclass healthcare to patients all across California, this medical center is committed to providing residents of the Greater Los Angeles area with high quality, affordable medical care. The hospital offers a range of primary and speciality services, including surgery, imaging, ER, and birthing services. The Los Angeles Medical Center prides itself on merging state of the art medical technology with a peaceful, meditative environment, as evidenced by the Healing Garden and Teen Lounge facilities which offer patients a pleasant atmosphere during convalescence.

Facility Location

In this playground of palm trees and year-round sunshine, wedged between snow-capped mountains and sun-kissed beaches, Los Angeles beckons with its laid-back attitude, high-energy fun and urban adventures. This bustling city is a great place to indulge in the California lifestyle, catch soft ocean breezes, explore miles of beautiful sandy beaches, shop to your heart’s content and enjoy all that this West Coast metropolis has to offer.

Job Benefits

NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company

NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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