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ICU Nurse

$5,055 – $5,055 weekly


Last Updated: 6/29/20

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Job Description

Intensive Care Unit - Nurse Assignment

As an ICU Nurse, you will be responsible for providing direct and individualized nursing care to patients. This assignment is for NYC Health + Hospitals located in New York, NY.

You will deliver vital care to seriously ill or injured patients in our ICU department. As a specialized nurse, you are highly trained to treat patients who have suffered strokes, heart attacks, or undergone invasive surgery.

You will perform a range of tasks including performing diagnostic tests, conducting follow-up visits, monitoring patient recovery, and responding to medical emergencies. In addition to having a highly-analytical mindset, our ideal candidate will also possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


  • Evaluate and monitor the patient’s progress.
  • Identify sudden or subtle changes in a patient’s medical condition.
  • Deliver regular updates to doctors, patients, and their family members.
  • Begin treatment and monitor doses.
  • If necessary, respond to a medical emergency and alert the appropriate doctors.
  • Care for patient needs throughout their recovery in the ICU unit.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork before transferring a patient.
  • Maintain patient records.
  • Create and implement effective care plans.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or a relevant field.
  • At least 5 years’ experience as an ICU Nurse or critical care unit.
  • Good understanding of health information structures and technology.
  • Available to work 12-hour day and night shifts.
  • Demonstrate brilliant empathy and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a stressful and emotional environment.

Overall weekly amount: $5,055


  • NYC Health + Hospitals system
  • Pay: $65/hour and $97.50/hour for overtime. Approximate weekly amount: $3,380
  • Duration: 13-week assignment, possible option to extend
  • Weekly Shifts: 4 (12 hour/shift)


  • General and Professional Liability coverage
  • Worker Compensation coverage
  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance available from first day of employment
  • Travel to/from NYC reimbursed (flight or mileage)
  • $150 daily stipend for food/transportation/incidentals. Weekly amount: $1,050
  • Lodging provided or $625/week housing stipend

Company Details


Brentwood, Tennessee, United States

FocusPoint works with healthcare professionals who focus on consistently doing their best and with a good attitude.