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Premium Pay- Temporary ICU RN- Registered Nurse- Intensive Care Unit

We Are Hiring

Premium Pay- Temporary ICU RN- Registered Nurse- Intensive Care Unit

City, State:  Murfreesboro, TN

Location:  St Thomas Rutherford Hospital 

Department:  CCU/ICU

Additional Job Details: Full Time, Nights

Pay: $63.00 per hour

This is a premium pay position similar to a travel nursing role with a pay rate of $63.00 per hour. As a Temporary/Travel ICU RN at Saint Thomas Health, you will provide immediate support in emergency situations and daily care for long-term patients. This is a high-pressure environment and will require you to make quick decisions. 


Work with the interdisciplinary team to develop a plan of care to stabilize patients
Adept at communicating, critical thinking, leadership and patient advocacy - both on behalf of the patient and the medical team
Utilize highly developed physical assessment skills
Make quick decisions while multitasking
Administer a variety of lifesaving treatments efficiently and effectively
Closely monitor one or several patients
Prioritizes patient care plan based on patient needs and care resources
Identifies patient and family learning needs; educates appropriately
Closely documents patient care, protocols and unit procedures
Is culturally aware
Demonstrates understanding and ethics surrounding patient confidentiality and risk management
Move patients to comfort care for end of life

Why Join Ascension?

In Tennessee, Ascension’s Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000 associates.  Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by innovations in technology.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 


  • Diploma 
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required


Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.  Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion. 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Saint Thomas Health participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 360296
Category: Nursing
Facility: TNNAS ST Rutherford Hospital
Ministry: Saint Thomas Health, TN
Location: Murfreesboro, TN

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