Travel Nurse Ped OR RN position in Seattle, WA

LOCATION: Seattle, WA
POSITION: Ped OR RN
DATE POSTED:
JOB LENGTH: 13 wks
SHIFT: Days - 10 hrs
WEEKLY HOURS: 40
SCHEDULE: day/evening. will take call
NOTE:  3 years of experience required. WA license, BLS, and PALS required. Must have previous travel and computer charting experience

Job Description

We're looking for Pediatric Operating Room RNs for an immediate travel nurse opening in Seattle, WA. The right RN will have at least 1-2 years of recent acute care experience. Read below for more requirements:

Pediatric Operating Room RNs will perform minor medical operations, advise patients and family on illnesses or injuries, and plan long-term care needs. Other responsibilities of a Pediatric OR Travel Nurse include documenting medical history, checking for any allergies the patients might have, obtaining patients' vital signs, and monitoring patients' emotional and physical well-being.

As a Pediatric OR Travel Nurse, you should be prepared to perform the following tasks:

  • Assist with moving and positioning of patient.
  • Manage care of patient in the OR according to hospital policy.
  • Ensure all patient paperwork is completed prior to procedure.
  • Watch for signs and symptoms of impaired gas exchange related to anesthesia.
  • Remain by the patient's side until anesthesia has been successfully induced.
Pediatric OR 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 patients may require lifting of up to 50 pounds at a time. RNs may face hazards from exposure to certain chemicals or infectious diseases in the operating room environment.

Benefits

We offer all the benefits you need to be successful. Here are just a few of our nurses’ favorites:

  • Each of our travel nurses receives guaranteed pay, with no risk of call-offs due to low hospital census.
  • We cover the costs of all necessary licenses and credentials. When you travel with us, Your Way Is Paid.
  • We offer travel reimbursement of up to $1,000 to get you to your assignment.
  • Start earning paid sick leave from your first shift worked, and use it after 90 days of employment with us.
  • Take advantage of our Easy Stay housing program, company-provided housing that pays like a subsidy.

Our Benefits

Location Information

Seattle, Washington is a breathtakingly beautiful city surrounded by water. To the west lies saltwater Puget Sound; to the east, freshwater Lake Washington; in the middle, Lake Union. Everywhere, the backdrop is water. In addition to being situated on the shores of two large lakes and Puget Sound, with remote wilderness less than an hour away, Seattle is flanked by two major mountain ranges (Olympics and Cascades), with Mount Rainier in full view. Outdoor activities include boating, fishing, golf, water sports, hiking, biking, mountain climbing, and skiing.

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