RN Registered Nurse – Intensive Care Unit / Critical Care (ICU / CCU Nursing)

Houston, TX

Posted: 09/21/2023 Employment Type: Full-Time/Part-Time Industry: Health Care, Nurse Job Number: Houston 32 Pay Rate: Starting at $44.00

Job Description

RN Registered Nurse – Intensive Care Unit / Critical Care (ICU / CCU Nursing)


Job Description


ICU / CC RNs, are you looking for a staffing organization that can get you the assignments that you truly want? This is your chance to take advantage of an exciting career opportunity at Pulse Staffing! Established since 1988, we are the premium provider of the highest quality health care professionals to many of the Houston's top-rated hospitals and healthcare networks. By providing simple solutions to complex demands, we’ve developed lasting relationships, delivered consistent service and gained the trust of some of the most prestigious medical facilities in Texas.


Due to our unparalleled success, we are seeking energetic, compassionate, and experienced ICU / CC RNs to join our team and take advantage of local and travel assignments in the Houston, TX area. We pride ourselves in building long-lasting relationships with our nurses that create a one-of-a-kind staffing experience. We continue to uphold our great reputation with exceptional customer service that produces unique and endless opportunities for our nurses.


At Pulse Staffing, we look for RNs who care for patients like family, not because it’s their job, but because it’s their calling. We offer per diem shifts, local contracts, travel contracts, and direct hire opportunities for positions in various clinical settings. Think you have what it takes? Contact us today!


“What’s in it for you with us?”


  • Competitive compensation
  • Completion bonus available for travel nurses
  • A convenient work shift – for 13 weeks or PRN
  • Paid weekly
  • Parking Reimbursement
  • Virtual Hiring Process with Online Paperwork
  • We work with your schedule for interviewing time & location
  • The flexibility to speak with one of our Staffing Coordinators after-hours


RN Registered Nurse – Intensive Care Unit / Critical Care Unit Nurses

(ICU / CC Nursing / ICU / CCU / Travel Nurse / Healthcare / Medical Staffing / Professional Services)


Job Requirements


We are looking for ICU / CC Registered Nurses who combine a true passion for providing the best Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nursing care, with a demonstrated proficiency in clinical assessments, documentation and compliance with nursing care and policies and procedures. In addition, you should be team-oriented and compassionate professional committed to always providing exceptional service. It is also important that you are highly organized and that you demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, along with the ability to work well with a diverse population.


ICU / CC Duties

  • Assisting with equipment and processing of necessary tools
  • Serving as a patient advocate and always ensuring patient safety
  • Assisting with positioning the patient
  • Create and implement effective care plans.
  • Evaluating and treating patients
  • Providing postoperative care
  • Monitoring stress test evaluations
  • Monitoring cardiac and vascular readings
  • Educating patients and their families
  • Supporting and motivating patients’ lifestyle changes
  • Care for patient needs throughout their recovery in the ICU unit.
  • Maintain patient records
  • If necessary, respond to a medical emergency and alert the appropriate doctors
  • Exhibiting skillful clinical judgment and assessment skills
  • Evaluate and monitor the patient’s progress.
  • Collects and analyzes data in order to identify expected outcomes for the medical/surgical patients.
  • Developing and prioritizes the plan of care to attain measurable goals
  • Implements the interventions identified and evaluates the results.
  • Identifies educational needs, implements and evaluates learning and documents patient/family education.
  • Demonstrates critical thought and judgment in the delivery of care related to medical/surgical patients.
  • Manages acute and chronic pain on all patients, but especially post procedure or surgical patients to assist in alleviating suffering and improving healing.
  • Delivers medications based upon continual assessment, safety and evaluation of patient response.
  • Evaluates and enhances own nursing practice in relation to professional nursing standards.


Specific qualifications for this ICU / CC nursing role include:


  • Minimum 1 year of ICU / CC experience
  • Current and valid BLS certification
  • Current and Valid ACLS certification
  • Current and Valid PALS certification (Client requirement will apply)
  • Must have Intensive Care Unit (ICU) / Critical Care (CC) experience
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high-risk environment
  • Must meet Pulse Staffing’s hiring criteria
  • Travel experience, a plus


RN Registered Nurse – Intensive Care Unit / Critical Care Care Unit Nurses

(ICU / CC Nursing / ICU / CCU / Travel Nurse / Healthcare / Medical Staffing / Professional Services)


Join us at the heart of healthcare and enjoy a rewarding career!

Apply now!

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