Travel Nurse Pediatric RN Days Shift Job - 63783

  • Location: Bronx, NY
  • Weekly Pay: $2,496
  • Total Pay: $19,968
  • Length: 8 weeks
  • Start Date
    March 21, 2017
  • Hours
    48 hours per week
  • Hourly Rate
    $48 ($72.00 OT)
  • Shift
  • Compact
  • Walk Through

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Job Requirements

Pediatric Travel Registered Nurse Job

As a pediatric RN, you will assist the physician with diagnosing and treating patients under the age of eighteen. The job involves educating the family and child patient about preventative measures and treatment of illness. Specific pediatric RN tasks vary depending on the nurse’s health care facility and department. RNs administer medication, start and maintain intravenous (IV) lines, observe and record patient status and treat patients under the supervision of a physician. Pediatric RNs require patience when dealing with children. For example, a pediatric RN calms a frightened child before administering a vaccination.

Incentives for this Travel Nurse Job

Refer a friend for this position and earn a $5,000 referral bonus when he or she completes a minimum 8-week assignment.

Pediatric RN Qualifications:

  • Active RN license in specified state

  • Nursing degree from an accredited nursing program

  • At least one year of acute care pediatric registered nurse experience

  • BLS and PALS credentials (certifications may vary by location)

Pediatric Registered Nurse Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Travel nurse job activities match staff nurse responsibilities and include:

    • Close communication with all members of the health care team, as well as the ability to independently recognize the need for early intervention

    • Monitoring and managing the progress and well-being of the infant, child or adolescent patient experiencing general medical conditions or surgical procedures that require general assessments, therapies and interventions

    • Provide support, education and comfort to patients and their families during their hospital experience

    • Monitoring the patient’s physical and emotional wellbeing

Benefits of Being a Fastaff Travel Nursing Employee

  • Premium pay

  • Prestigious facilities

  • Flexible scheduling

  • Immediate access to the industry's best recruiters and healthcare facilities

  • Private housing or housing allowance

  • Group health insurance benefits

  • Company-paid life and disability insurance

  • Matching 401(k)

  • Referral Bonus

About Fastaff Travel Nursing®:

More than two decades ago, Fastaff pioneered the practice of Rapid Response® travel nurse staffing. Since then, the company has grown to become the leading provider of urgent and crucial temporary nurses to help hospitals provide continuous, high-quality patient care, while offering premium pay to nurses. In partnering with many of the nation’s largest and most prestigious healthcare facilities as well as small community hospitals, Fastaff provides enriching employment opportunities to nurses while also providing the highest pay in the industry to meet acute staffing needs and provide unparalleled patient care.

Facility Information

This 1119 bed facility was established over 100 years ago and is rich with pioneering medical treatment for chronic illnesses and ranks among the top one percent of all U.S. hospitals for investments in medical innovation and cutting-edge technology. As a major academic medical center, this hospital builds excellence with the top health care providers and devoted staff who deliver seamless, coordinated care to millions of residents in the New York metropolitan region.


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