Overview

***Travelers are the first to float. The Traveler may have shifts scheduled in multiple units, depending on the current staffing needs. During the traveler s assignment, if the primary unit no longer has a need, shifts will be re-assigned to another unit in order to complete contract.?We are seeking a Registered Nurse to:_x000D_
Be part of a dynamic collaborative team, providing complicated wound care on burn and wound patients. Be an active member of the multidisciplinary team and collaborate in the development, execution and evaluation of the multidisciplinary plan of care. Be part of a newly built and expanded Burn Center caring for adults and pediatrics with burns and wounds. Be part of our ACS-Verified Burn Center as well as Level One Trauma Center for both pediatric and adult patients. _x000D_
**Minimum Requirements:**- ICU experience required. Burn experience preferred.- Traveler must have permanent address outside 50miles radius of Madison.- Traveler must have WI nursing license or compact license from their permanent address state.- Traveler must have completed two years of acute care experience within last 3 years.- Successfully completed a 13 weeks traveling assignment.-Traveler must have experience in an Academic Level 1 – Trauma center.- Traveler must have Basic Arrhythmia experience. Will be required to pass Telemetry test upon arrival at UWHC. (Not for clinic positions)- Needs 2 references from recent work environment/assignments (supervisor or manager only).Telemetry Competency: (Please note the Inpatient/Outpatient OR RN s do not complete telemetry)All agency travelers must demonstrate competency in interpretation of cardiac rhythms before your orientation begins. Previous completion of PALS, ACLS, etc. is not acceptable as a demonstration of this competency. Instead, you will be expected to satisfactorily complete a 20 question test which consists of multiple choice questions and write-in rhythm identification. You must pass with an overall score of 80% and correctly identify 100% of the 4 life-threatening rhythms for your patient population (adult or peds). If there are any questions, please refer to earlier communication from UWHC to your agency.Parking: Permit required by UW Transportation Position Urgency:Quick Start