Registered Nurse, ICU Hospital

Job Summary

Nationalhcs is seeking Registered Nurse (RN) candidates for hospital ICU positions in Raleigh and Cary, NC.

An Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse is a registered nurse who specializes in delivering care to patients in intensive care units.


  • Hospital ICU setting
  • 13-week renewable assignments
  • Full-time
  • Flexible to float to similar units
  • Some weekends may be required
  • Cardiac Unit, Neuro Care Unit, Cardiac ICU, Neuro ICU (floating to STICU and CTICU), Intermediate Care Unit, General ICU
  • Some positions may be working with COVID patients
  • All shifts available

Description of Work

  • Evaluate and monitor the patient’s condition and progress
  • Identify sudden or subtle changes in a patient’s medical condition
  • Deliver regular updates to physicians, patients, and family members
  • Begin treatment and monitor doses
  • If necessary, respond to a medical emergency and alert the appropriate physicians
  • Care for patient needs throughout their recovery in the ICU unit
  • Complete all necessary paperwork before transferring a patient
  • Maintain and record patient records
  • Create and implement effective care plans
  • Support physicians in areas needed
  • Ability to shift rapidly between tasks and duties
  • Adhere to HIPPA requirements for patient’s confidentiality


  • Degree from an accredited nursing program
  • Active/Clear nurse licensure in the state of North Carolina
  • Minimum 1-year work experience in a clinic setting
  • Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
  • Experience working with electronic medical records, email, and computer literate
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screening, background check, physical exam, immunizations, and other Nationalhcs screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other client/facility screening/application requirements


  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program
  • Ask your Talent Acquisition Specialist for additional benefits and further details