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Registered Nurse Per Diem Jobs in District of Columbia

Top RN Travel Nurse Jobs in District of Columbia

We currently offer 12 of the best RN travel jobs in District of Columbia RN travel jobs are currently available in cities like Washington. We have new jobs updating daily, so be sure to Apply Now so our specialists can make sure you get first crack. We make it as easy as possible for you to compare RN nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on traveling nurse salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

Today, you can find RN jobs with a salary range between $47 to $91 per hour. The city with the highest paying RN job is currently Washington with a position for a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Nurse (PICU RN) – PICU at $91 per hour.

If you have a specific start date in mind, the earliest start date in District of Columbia is Aug 3, 2024 for a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Nurse (PICU RN) – PICU role at $91 per hour. The latest start date for an RN job is Aug 3, 2024 for a Emergency Room Nurse (ER RN) – ER role at $50 per hour. Find additional possibilities by sorting “start date” in the list below.

There are a variety of contract lengths available for a(n) RN travel job.

With great things to do, people to meet and places to see, District of Columbia is a popular place for RN travel jobs! Also be sure to check out our resources on how to become a travel nurse and nursing license renewal.

Top Cities in District of Columbia with Per Diem Registered Nurse Jobs

AMN Healthcare currently has 12 per diem Registered Nurse positions available in the state of District of Columbia. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

Highest Paying Jobs in Washington, DC

AMN Healthcare currently has 12 per diem Registered Nurse positions available in Washington.
per diem
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Nurse (PICU RN)
  • Washington, District of Columbia – 20007
  • 12 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$85 to $91
Hourly Pay*
PICU RN's provide care for children and adolescents with life-threatening or high acuity conditions that require constant monitoring. PICU RN's provide medications, intravenous fluids, and artificial nutrition. PICU RN’s collaborate with families, physicians and other healthcare professionals or clinicians, to determine the best course of patient care and recovery. PICU RN's work in the pediatric intensive care unit; an area within a hospital specializing in the care of critically ill infants, children, and teenagers. The unit below PICU is called Peds, similar to a Med Surg unit at an adult facility. PICU RN’s often float to Peds as needed.Education/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): 4-Year Education 
  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN): 2-Year Education 
  • You must earn an ADN or BSN degree and pass the NCLEX to apply for a license as a RN. 
  • RN‘s can only work with an active state license.
  • ACLS and PALS are often required
*Must be willing to work 13 week contract *  *Must have flexible availability*
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Oncology Nurse (Oncology RN)
  • Washington, District of Columbia – 20007
  • 12 D,
  • August 3, 2024
$75 to $81
Hourly Pay*
Oncology RN's care for provides care for cancer patients and those at risk for getting the disease. They monitor physical conditions, prescribe medication, and administer chemotherapy and other treatments. Oncology RN’s also monitor patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical problems and diseases or are recovering from surgery. They handle large patient loads, juggle multiple patient populations, and adapt to the ever-changing face of nursing care. Although most Oncology RN's work in the hospital setting, they can work in a variety of settings includes camps, clinics, schools, and ambulatory care centers.Education/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): 4-Year Education 
  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN): 2-Year Education 
  • You must earn an ADN or BSN degree and pass the NCLEX to apply for a license as a RN. 
  • RN‘s can only work with an active state license.
  • OCN certification is often required
*Must be willing to work 13 week contract *  *Must have flexible availability*
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Oncology Nurse (Oncology RN)
  • Washington, District of Columbia – 20007
  • 12 N,
  • August 3, 2024
$75 to $81
Hourly Pay*
Oncology RN's care for provides care for cancer patients and those at risk for getting the disease. They monitor physical conditions, prescribe medication, and administer chemotherapy and other treatments. Oncology RN’s also monitor patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical problems and diseases or are recovering from surgery. They handle large patient loads, juggle multiple patient populations, and adapt to the ever-changing face of nursing care. Although most Oncology RN's work in the hospital setting, they can work in a variety of settings includes camps, clinics, schools, and ambulatory care centers.Education/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): 4-Year Education 
  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN): 2-Year Education 
  • You must earn an ADN or BSN degree and pass the NCLEX to apply for a license as a RN. 
  • RN‘s can only work with an active state license.
  • OCN certification is often required
*Must be willing to work 13 week contract *  *Must have flexible availability*
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Medical Surgical Nurse (MS RN)
  • Washington, District of Columbia – 20007
  • 12 N,
  • August 3, 2024
$63 to $67
Hourly Pay*
MS RN's care for adult patients who are acutely ill with a wide variety of medical problems and diseases or are recovering from surgery. Med Surg unit of a facility is where ill patients go to recover before being discharged. They handle large patient loads, juggle multiple patient populations, and adapt to the ever-changing face of nursing care. Although most MS RN's work in the Med Surg unit of hospitals, they can work in a variety of settings includes camps, clinics, schools, and ambulatory care centers.Education/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): 4-Year Education 
  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN): 2-Year Education 
  • You must earn an ADN or BSN degree and pass the NCLEX to apply for a license as a RN. 
  • RN‘s can only work with an active state license.
  • ACLS occasionally required
*Must be willing to work 13 week contract *  *Must have flexible availability*
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Statistics on RN Jobs in District of Columbia

View helpful statistics about RN travel nursing jobs based on historical data in District of Columbia. This data is based on the last three months of RN job postings. Our statistics are updated regularly, which means you can find the most accurate Registered Nurse job salary trends, the types of shifts, and common contract durations available and more. Learn more about travel nursing salaries.

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FAQs about Registered Nurse Jobs in District of Columbia

On average, how much does an RN travel nurse make in District of Columbia?

A Registered Nurse nurse in District of Columbia can make an average of $63 per hour.

How much does a night shift RN travel nurse make on average in District of Columbia?

A: A 12 Hour Night shift Registered Nurse in District of Columbia can make an average of $60 per hour based on recent job availability.

How much does a day shift RN make on average in District of Columbia?

A: A 12 Hour Day shift Registered Nurse in District of Columbia can make an average of $66 per hour based on recent job availability.

How many travel Registered Nurse jobs are currently available in District of Columbia?

There are currently 12 Registered Nurse travel nursing jobs available in District of Columbia. We also get new jobs daily, so be sure to apply now and a recruiter will help you find the perfect fit as jobs become available.

Historically, what hospitals and healthcare facilities have Registered Nurse staff in District of Columbia?

How long is the most common RN travel nursing contract in District of Columbia?

12 Hour Night shifts was the most common duration for an RN traveling nurse job in District of Columbia cities based on the last 6 months.

What are the top paying RN jobs available in District of Columbia currently?

Locating RN Travel Nursing Jobs in District of Columbia

Cities like Washington currently have RN travel jobs. It’s a great state to work in and is home to facilities like Kaiser Permanente Capitol Hill Medical Center, Childrens Hospital Dialysis Program, Careington (Dialcare) – DC, Howard University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital which all have RN departments.

Healthcare Facilities in District of Columbia that offer Registered Nurse Jobs

These are just examples of some of the healthcare facilities in and around the District of Columbia area that have historically offered jobs for Registered Nurse professionals.

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, 4, and 14
Address
3800 Reservoir Road NW, NULL
Washington, DC 20007
Nearby Neighborhoods
Georgetown (20418), Dupont Circle (20036), Chinatown (20055), Capitol Hill (20540), East Washington Heights (20019)
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Shifts
8 D, 10 D, 10 E, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
110 Irving Street NW, NULL
Washington, DC 20010
Nearby Neighborhoods
Chinatown (20055), Dupont Circle (20036), Capitol Hill (20540), Georgetown (20418), East Washington Heights (20019)
Sibley Memorial Hospital
Shifts
8 D, 8 E, 10 D, 12 D, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
5255 Loughboro Road NW, NULL
Washington, DC 20016
Nearby Neighborhoods
Georgetown (20418), Dupont Circle (20036), Chinatown (20055), Capitol Hill (20540), East Washington Heights (20019)
AccentCare – Northeast Hospice
Address
3541 Benning Rd NE
Washington, DC 20019
Nearby Neighborhoods
East Washington Heights (20019), Marshall Heights (20019), Capitol Hill (20540), Chinatown (20055), Dupont Circle (20036)
MedStar Health Visiting Nurse Association
Shifts
8 D
Job Durations
13
Departments
Home Health
Address
4455 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite B500
Washington, DC 20008
Nearby Neighborhoods
Dupont Circle (20036), Georgetown (20418), Chinatown (20055), Capitol Hill (20540), East Washington Heights (20019)

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