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Travel Nurse RN - ED - Emergency Department - $4,100 per week

Company: Quality Nurses
Location: Northridge
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Quality Nurses is seeking a travel nurse RN ED - Emergency Department for a travel nursing job in Northridge, California.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: ED - Emergency Department
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: 10/10/2022
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, nights
  • Employment Type: TravelAs travel nurses ourselves, we understand all the reasons to avoid taking an assignment with an agency you've never worked with before. We want to reward you for giving us a chance, so when you sign for your first assignment (of 13 weeks or more) with us from now until August 31st we will include a $1,000 bonus on your first paycheck.- Unit: ER
    - Fast track: 12 beds- typically ran by midlevels, travelers will work fast track and main ER
    - # beds/trauma bays: In transition to 45 beds- 12 beds are fast track on the south side, 2 trauma bays- don't assign trauma patients to travelers
    - # Psych/seclusion rooms: 2 and a hallway- room for 3 psych patients. Have tele psych and the crisis team that comes in. Average holds 6-8 hours can be 24 hr or longer if BHU is full
    - # patients per day: Average 186 a day, high census of 230-250 during influenza season
    - Certs: BLS, ACLS, PALS, NIHSS
    - Ratios: 4:1
    - EMR: Cerner first net
    - Charge Nurse: Nurse shift managers- doesn't take patient load
    - Nurse Aides/Paramedics: EMT's typically 5-6 if good staffing
    - Security/Patient sitters: Sitters from the house for mental health patients
    - Weekend Requirement: Every other weekend
    - Holidays: Yes 1 major, 1 minor for both winter and summer holidays
    - Scrub Color: RN- Navy, NA- green
    - Tele/Monitor Techs: At bedside and nurses station- must read interpret strips
    - Vents: RT typically maintains, RN's must be able to trouble shoot
    - ED Physicans/Mid-Levels: have MD's and midlevels could have total of 6-7 at a time
    - Lab Draws: Phlebotomy in ER 24/7.
    - IV Team: No
    - RT 24/7: Yes
    - Pharmacy 24/7: Yes
    - Shifts: 12 hr shifts 7a, 9a, 11a, 1p, 3p, 5p, 7p
    - Floating: No
    - Floor specific orientation: 3 days total in the unit- 2 days on floor and 1 day with educator
    - Common diagnosis / Types of patients: General ED as well as adult and pediatric trauma, STEMI, and stroke center, high population of mental health, sepsis, timely boluses for peds and adults,
    - Additional Notes: "Culture is currently a mixture amongst the nurses. They have a vareity that have been there for long period of time-can be more grumpy, then have new hires which are nice and friendly. Currently working to change culture on the unit. 10 comp center- Peds, STEMI, comp stroke, rape kits, trauma, MICN bc base hospital for EMS.
    Looking for candidate with large pediatric experience, a mixture of both adult and pediatric experience. Very fast paced- very busy ER. See a large pediatric population.
    "Quality Nurses Job ID #d423804. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.About Quality NursesWe are travelers building the kind of agency we always wanted, while still working assignments.We are transparent. Our clinicians are just as important to us as our customers.We only hire clinicians we'd be glad to work with on the same unit. If approved, you will get your own admin dedicated to helping you with everything before, during, and after each assignment for your entire time with us. -More info: --Pay is every Friday starting the second Friday of your assignment.
    We do not provide:
    -Housing-Any Reimbursements (including onboarding requirements) other than the max allowable GSA Per Diem for qualified travelers-Health insurance-401k plan-Referral bonusesBenefits
    • Weekly pay
    • Cancelation protection
    • Holiday Pay
    • Guaranteed Hours

Keywords: Quality Nurses, Los Angeles , Travel Nurse RN - ED - Emergency Department - $4,100 per week, Healthcare , Northridge, California

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