Ref No.: 17-01603
Location: Aurora, Colorado
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 05/22/2017
Large academic medical center in the Aurora, CO area is seeking a Registered Nurse traveler to fill a 13 week contract assignment.  RN will work with the facility's Interventional Radiology Team. Interventional radiology nurses (IR RNs) are responsible for monitoring patients during radiology procedures and ensuring the patients comfort throughout the exam. Provide education to patients on invasive radiology procedures. The IR RN also assists radiologists and technologists during procedures. Unique to the IR RN's duties is conscious sedation, in which the nurse, working under a physician's direction and supervision, administers sedation and analgesics to the patient to achieve a mildly depressed state of consciousness. Client is looking for an RN with at least 2 years of ICU and/or ED experience. RN will work 4 -10/hr shifts per week M-F. Call coverage strongly preferred but not required.