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Interventional Radiology Nurse - Travel - (IR RN - VIR RN)

  • 353909
  • Registered Nurse
  • Interventional Radiology
  • 1/17/2018
  • 350 N Wilmot Rd
  • Tucson, AZ
  • 12 D
  • 4 - 13 Weeks
  • ASAP
  • NursesRx
  • Temporary
  • Call for details
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

Job Description & Requirements

Interventional Radiology Nurse - Travel - (IR RN - VIR RN)

Interventional Radiology RNs uses radiological technology to perform minimally invasive interventional techniques blood vessel procedures such as angiography, angioplasty, and stent placement; biopsy procedures; fibroid removal; and fluid and abscess drainage. Interventional radiologists often employ advanced practice nurses that oversee the interventional radiology laboratory in the absence of the interventional radiologist. Nurse radiologists in an interventional radiology laboratory setting perform a number of procedures, such as central line placements, while also assisting the radiologist in more complex procedures. In addition, they perform a number of important tasks outside of the interventional laboratory, which may include: Acting as the first point of contact for referrals and patients Attending patient consultations Performing initial examinations and patient assessments Writing pre-procedure orders Making recommendations to the referring physician, the patient, and patient’s family under the guidance of the interventional radiologist Serving as a liaison between the patient and the nursing staff and referring physician Performing daily rounds and communicating patient progress to the medical staff and the radiologist Orchestrating patient discharge and making additional referrals for home care Performing follow-up visits

Facility Location

Arizona’s most beautiful and most livable city is the ideal destination for healthcare professionals in search of breathtaking vistas, painted-sky sunsets and quiet escapes. With the Santa Catalina Mountains as a backdrop, and the Sonoran Desert and national forest right on its doorstep, Tucson boasts one of the most dramatic settings in the Southwest.

Job Benefits

NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Organization

NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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