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Travel Nurse RN - ED - Emergency Department - $3,700 per week

Company: Quality Nurses
Location: Bakersfield
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

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

  • Specialty: ED - Emergency Department
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: 10/17/2022
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, days, evenings
  • 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.****MUST HAVE 3 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE****

    **Will be required to float to Peds ER**

    Basic EKG interpretation test assigned during orientation. Critical care RNs (ED/ICUs/PICU) will have more than just the basic interpretation test (like those included in the STEMI curriculum and Procedural Sedation curriculum assigned to them).
    Adult ER has 28 (18 beds and 10 reclining chairs for moderate care); Peds ER has 5 beds and 5 reclining chairs
    Ran out of the lobby areas
    There are 3 triage nurses to start the day
    Adult ER-BLS, ACLS, PALS, NIHSS is required; Peds ER-BLS, ALS, PALS and ENPC preferred or CPEN preferred. 2 years experience required.
    ICU is 1:2; peds 1:4; adults 1:4; procedural sedation 1:1
    "Cerner (Firstnet)
    How much Cerner experience do you have and when did you use it last? (add this to the interview notes.)"
    Use ER techs or CNAs, have LVNs that run fast track area
    Every other weekend
    2 out of every 3 holidays
    Navy blue for RN, cranberry for LVN
    Phillips - they have a monitor tech
    MDs and midlevel's--quick look and fast track ran by midlevel's; from 11a-11p the pads ER is staffed by a designated pediatric doctor
    12 hrs, 7a-7p, 11a-11p, 1p-1a, 3p-3a, 7p-7a. No block scheduling. Traveler needs to be flexible with the scheduling.
    3 shifts on unit plus meet with ER educator to make sure all education is completed.
    All diagnosis from minor walk ins to critically ill patients, respiratory failure, asthma, Abd pain, fractures, substance abuse, stroke alert facility, STEMI receiving center; some psych holds (maybe 1 per day)
    "Some nurses will work just peds ER, some just adult ER and some do both. For peds ER, need to have significant peds ER experience, not just general experience. 30,000 kids per year seen in ER. approx 325 visits per day between both ERs;
    traveler friendly, very team oriented, no gossip, must treat all team members well INCLUDING EMS;
    In the peds ER, they are a receiving center for pediatrics; in adult ER, they are a STEMI, CVA and burn receiving center (there is a burn nurse that will come into the ER to assess),
    They are not flexible with 1st time travelers. Travelers must have similar experience when it comes to the amount of patients seen per day. Please inquire about their pediatric experience and make a note of that in interview.
    All Candidates must have some experience with Peds and Adults (50% of their patient population is Peds roughly)"Quality Nurses Job ID #d426461. 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, Bakersfield , Travel Nurse RN - ED - Emergency Department - $3,700 per week, Healthcare , Bakersfield, California

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