Registered Nurse Travel Jobs in Wilkes-Barre

Top RN Jobs In & Near Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

We currently offer 15 of the best available RN travel jobs in the Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania area. 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 renew nursing licenses and compare RN nursing jobs by allowing you to filter based on salary, shift type, location or duration to find the right job for you.

The average Registered Nurse travel nurse working in Wilkes-Barre earned about $1,682 per week as of May 1, 2024. Today, you can find RN jobs with a salary range between $1,406 to $1,764 per week.

In Wilkes-Barre proper, the RN travel nursing market can include hospital facilities like Wilkes-Barre Hospital Company, LLC with more facilities in nearby areas like Hanover, Scranton and Hazleton to name a few.

We have a variety of options for RN travel jobs in Wilkes-Barre if you have a specific start date in mind. The latest start date for an RN job is Jul 15, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical role at $1,764 per week. The earliest start date is Jul 1, 2024 for a Registered Nurse – Pediatric Intensive Care – PICU role at $2,075 per week. Find additional possibilities by sorting “start date” in the list below.

There are a variety of contract lengths available for a Registered Nurse travel nurse job in Wilkes-Barre including 11 weeks, 12 weeks, and 13 weeks.

Wilkes-Barre is a great location for RN travel nurses to live, work and play! Search for additional RN jobs below or apply now and our AMN Healthcare team will help get you started!

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AMN Healthcare currently has 15 travel Registered Nurse positions available in the Wilkes-Barre, PA area. Search the most recent jobs below, or click the button below to view all jobs.

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Registered Nurse – Telemetry
  • Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania – 18764
  • 12 N,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 13
$1,600 to $1,764
Weekly Pay*
As a valued member of the Telemetry (Tele) RN team, you will care for patients with a wide range of conditions including complex cases. This unit constantly monitors blood pressure, heart rate, blood oxygen level and cardiac electrical activity of patients on the unit, utilizing specialized equipment. RN’s will mainly care for patients recovering from heart conditions or cardiac surgery. The right candidate for this role will have the opportunity to work in a professionally challenging, positive and innovative Telemetry work environment at this highly regarded facility. This prestigious acute care facility is seeking a passionate and energetic RN to join their team on the Telemetry (Tele) unit. As part of this telemetry unit, you will ensure that a patient recovering from heart surgery receives quality and timely care. Consistent monitoring of each of your patients for level of pain as well as providing pain management care can be expected. This environment is innovative, creative and patient centric, providing an opportunity to work on complex cases within a top notch facility and with a dedicated team of driven and passionate Telemetry nurses. As a top provider of care to their community, this Telemetry (Tele) unit prides itself on optimal patient outcomes with compassionate care. To be successful in this role, you will possess a variety of skill sets including the ability to operate complex equipment such as an electrocardiogram (EKG). This unit also needs a caring personality, exceptional communication skills, excellent medical knowledge and the ability to positively educate the patient and their family before discharge. This unit prides themselves on a comfortable and comprehensive experience for all patients. They are looking for a team based Telemetry RN to join their elite group. The elite team members of this Telemetry (Tele) unit are seeking a like-minded, compassionate RN to join their ranks. With a care-giving model based on optimal patient outcomes, the ideal candidate will bring experience, innovation and passion to their role. This unit deals with patients that generally have had a heart attack, undergone cardiac surgery or require the administration of specialty drugs. You’ll work with telemetry equipment and sometimes an electrical cardiograph to monitor a patient. Pain management is also key to success. This unit is looking for an experienced and well regarded Telemetry RN to join their dynamic team of care givers. Welcome to this fantastic Telemetry (Tele) unit, where compassionate care meets top notch technology and innovative care teams bring the best of themselves to their patients. The RN on this unit will manage the care of patients on the cardiology inpatient services, patients who are pre and post cardiac/vascular intervention procedures, and other acute care specialty patients who have a need for cardiac telemetry monitoring. Collaboration, teamwork and attentiveness to the needs of each patient are key components to the excellent care provided to the patient population. If you are a compassionate and experienced RN, ready to join a caring staff within beautiful surroundings, this is the role for you! This top-ranked Telemetry (Tele) unit is ready to welcome a new member to their team. With patient care deeply rooted in compassion, innovation and passion for great outcomes, you’ll find a challenging and rewarding environment. On this unit you will experience cases ranging from chest pain/angina, electrolyte imbalances, pneumonia (with cardiac history or involvement), pulmonary edema, post-op patients to the standard patients with cardiac issues. This unit is looking for compassionate and committed Telemetry RN’s who are dedicated to providing comprehensive care to these important patients.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania – 18764
  • 12 N,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 13
$1,600 to $1,764
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding Medical Surgical unit, based in exciting Wilkes-Barre is looking for the right RN to join their team of compassionate and driven health care professionals. Join this highly motivated team of caregivers and enjoy a challenging and welcoming environment based on optimal patient care.
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Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
  • Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania – 18764
  • 12 N,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 13
$1,600 to $1,764
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding Medical Surgical unit, based in exciting Wilkes-Barre is looking for the right RN to join their team of compassionate and driven health care professionals. Join this highly motivated team of caregivers and enjoy a challenging and welcoming environment based on optimal patient care.
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Registered Nurse – Cardiovascular
  • Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania – 18764
  • 12 N,
  • July 15, 2024
  • 13
$1,600 to $1,764
Weekly Pay*
This outstanding unit is looking for the right RN to join their team of compassionate and driven health care professionals. Join this highly motivated team of caregivers and enjoy a challenging and welcoming environment based on optimal patient care.
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Statistics on RN Travel Jobs in Wilkes-Barre, PA

View helpful statistics based on historical data about RN travel jobs in and near Wilkes-Barre. This data is based on the last three months of RN job postings in and around Wilkes-Barre. 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 in Wilkes-Barre and more. Find out more about travel nursing salaries here.

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FAQs About Registered Nurse Jobs in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

On average, how much does an RN travel nurse make in Wilkes-Barre?

A Registered Nurse in Wilkes-Barre can make an average of $1,731 per week.

What hospitals and healthcare facilities have Registered Nurse staff in or around Wilkes-Barre?

  • Geisinger – 65 Forward in Danville (42 miles from Wilkes-Barre)
  • Geisinger Medical Center – Muncy in Muncy (48 miles from Wilkes-Barre)
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital – Dickson City2 in Scranton (5488.5 miles from Wilkes-Barre)
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital – Dickson City in Scranton (19.3 miles from Wilkes-Barre)
  • Geisinger – Rheumatology in Danville (42 miles from Wilkes-Barre)

How many travel Registered Nurse jobs are available in Wilkes-Barre currently?

There are currently 15 Registered Nurse travel jobs available in Wilkes-Barre. 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.

How much does a night shift Registered Nurse make on average in Wilkes-Barre and nearby cities?

A: 12 Hour Night shift Registered Nurse in Wilkes-Barre can make an average of $1,718 per week based on recent job availability and travel nurse salary data.

What shifts are most common for RN travel jobs near Wilkes-Barre?

Based on the last 6 months of data, 12 Hour Night shifts were the most common in Wilkes-Barre and surrounding areas.

How much does a day shift Registered Nurse make on average in Wilkes-Barre and nearby cities?

A: 12 Hour Day shift Registered Nurse in Wilkes-Barre can make an average of $1,759 per week based on recent job availability.

What are the top paying Registered Nurse jobs available in or near Wilkes-Barre currently?

Locating RN Travel Nursing Jobs in Wilkes-Barre

Facilities like Geisinger – 65 Forward, Geisinger Medical Center – Muncy and Lehigh Valley Hospital – Dickson City2 in Wilkes-Barre all offer RN departments. It’s an amazing city to work in and is close to neighborhoods like Morgan Manor (zip code 18508), Morgan Manor (zip code 18508) and Morgan Manor (zip code 18508).

Other popular cities near Wilkes-Barre for RN job opportunities are Hanover (6.7 miles), Scranton (15.9 miles), and Hazleton (20.4 miles). These nearby zip codes often have opportunities: 18764 (1.1 miles), 18202 (18.7 miles), and 17815 (33.9 miles).

Wilkes-Barre Hospitals

In Wilkes-Barre there are 3 hospitals & healthcare facilities with RN staff. See what types of shifts, contract durations, job specialties, and nearby neighborhoods each facility might offer to help you find your next RN travel nursing position in or nearby Wilkes-Barre.

Commonwealth Home Health of Moses Taylor
Shifts
8 D
Job Durations
13
Departments
Home Health
Address
3 West Olive St., Suite 206, NULL
Scranton, PA 18508
Nearby Neighborhoods
Morgan Manor (18508)
Geisinger Health System
Shifts
8 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13, 24, and 26
Address
100 North Academy Avenue, NULL
Danville, PA 17822
Lehigh Valley Health Network
Shifts
12 D and 12 N
Job Durations
12, 13, 11, and 8
Departments
Labor & Delivery Medical Surgical Telemetry
Address
2100 Mack Blvd 1st Floor, NULL
Hazleton, PA 18103
Nearby Neighborhoods
Griesemersville (18105), Hanover Acres (18101), Midway Manor (18109), East Allentown (18101), Ritterville (18109)
LHC: Geisinger Home Health
Shifts
8 D
Job Durations
13
Departments
Home Health
Address
74 School House Rd, NULL
Danville, PA 17821
Wilkes-Barre Hospital Company, LLC
Shifts
8 D, 8 N, 9 D, 9 E, 9 N, 10 D, 12 D, 12 E, and 12 N
Job Durations
13
Address
575 North River Street, NULL
Wilkes Barre, PA 18764

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* Estimate of payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with a recruiter for additional details.