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Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse

  • 581588
  • Registered Nurse
  • January 20, 2021
  • Sioux Falls, SD 57105
  • 12 D/N
  • 13 Weeks
  • February 05, 2021
  • NurseChoice
  • Temporary
  • $3,666 - $4,040*
  • *Actual revenue will vary depending on location, clinical setting, pay or mix and other factors.

Job Description & Requirements

Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse

As the flagship facility of the Avera Health System, Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center delivers comprehensive health care and extensive medical specialty services to residents of South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Nebraska and Iowa. If a life-threatening event occurs, trust in the experts and advanced technology found at Avera intensive care units (ICU), which are fully-equipped for complex medical care 24/7. 24/7 Care for Patients & Peace of Mind for Families Time in an ICU can be overwhelming. Rely on the high-quality care, communication and compassion provided by your ICU care team. You’ll receive continuous monitoring and attention from specially-trained critical care nurses, physicians and support staff. In addition to the latest in critical care equipment and techniques, ICU features throughout the region may include: •Hospital-based location for easy access to additional specialized services •In-room kidney dialysis •Lounges with entertainment, refreshments and amenities for family and friends •Private patient rooms optimized for a quieter, healing environment •Support services from social workers, case managers and pastoral care Specialized Trauma Team Benefit from access to Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center’s Trauma Team, based in Sioux Falls, SD. This team of experts delivers trauma care starting with initial treatment through critical care and rehabilitation. The Trauma Team has a trauma surgeon prepared to respond 24/7 and provides around-the-clock coverage in key areas, including: •Anesthesia •Respiratory therapy •Laboratory •Pharmacy •Radiology •Surgery •Chaplaincy Each Trauma Team special care unit is prepared to assist with specific treatment for needs, such as: •Surgical •Neuroscience •Burn care •Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy •Orthopedic •Intensive care, including pediatric and neonatal intensive care

Required Qualifications

2 years RN exp SD Compact BLS ACLS

Preferred Qualifications

2 years neuro or critical care experience preferred

Facility Location

Known as the “Gateway to the Plains,” Sioux Falls features beautiful terrain marked by sprawling plains and rushing waterfalls. The city’s arts and culture scene has experienced a recent revitalization and is quickly becoming known for its theatre, gallery and music events. Blending a unique mix of rich historical presence and modern day lifestyles makes Sioux Falls an interesting and innovative city to call home.

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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