Travel Ambulatory Care Nurse Jobs

Ambulatory care nurses are registered nurses who specialize in treating patients in an outpatient or short stay setting. They’re part of a multidisciplinary healthcare team that provides primary care to a diverse population. The continuity of patient care that’s often provided in outpatient settings allows nurses to bond with their patients, which can make these positions very rewarding. The outpatient settings also frequently offer a better work/life balance with shorter business hours that often don’t require working nights and limited weekend hours required.

Ambulatory care nurses are highly sought specialists on Vivian with numerous ambulatory care nursing jobs available at exciting locations around the nation.

We currently have 138 matching Ambulatory Care Nurse jobs.

View job details for Local Contract Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareMedical Staffing Services Inc
Local Contract Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Medical Staffing Services Inc
18 hours ago
Seeking Triage RN who is comfortable working in chronic care. This position is 5 days a week with no weekends. #21-23244
$45/hr
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Local Contract Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Plymouth, Massachusetts
Medical Staffing Services Inc
2 days ago
RN with experience in Ambulatory Clinic setting and Triage to work Monday through Friday between the hours of 7am to 6pm. Requires a current and valid MA RN license and BSN. #21-02 ...
$45/hr
Local Contract
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Local Contract Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Boston, Massachusetts
Medical Staffing Services Inc
2 days ago
RN with experience in Ambulatory Clinic setting and Triage to work Monday through Friday between the hours of 7am to 6pm. Requires a current and valid MA RN license and BSN. #21-21 ...
$45/hr
Local Contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareMedmetry
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
New York, New York
Medmetry
2 days ago
$4,978/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareCross Country Nurses
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Biddeford, Maine
Cross Country Nurses
a month ago
The benefits of taking a travel nursing job with Cross Country Nurses include:Free Private Housing or Generous Housing Allowance Comprehensive Health Insurance with Prescription Co ...
$4,345/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Biddeford, Maine
Cross Country Nurses
a month ago
The benefits of taking a travel nursing job with Cross Country Nurses include:Free Private Housing or Generous Housing Allowance Comprehensive Health Insurance with Prescription Co ...
$4,345/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareHost Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Loveland, Colorado
Host Healthcare
11 days ago
Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Surgery position in Loveland, CO. If you are interested in this position, please contact your recruiter and reference Job #750266 Why choose Host H ...
$4,284/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
South Portland, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
2 days ago
Location: South Portland, ME Setting: OUT PATIENT Employment Type: Traveler Ambulatory - AMB to join our travel team in South Portland, ME! This is a full time travel contra ...
$4,101/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareTotalMed Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Chicago, Illinois
TotalMed Staffing
2 days ago
$3,748/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Chicago, Illinois
TotalMed Staffing
4 days ago
$3,748/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareMedmetry
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
New York, New York
Medmetry
2 days ago
$3,738/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Biddeford, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
2 days ago
Location: Biddeford, ME Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Ambulatory - AMB to join our travel team in Biddeford, ME! This is a full time travel contract position. ...
$3,691/wk
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareStability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Memphis, Tennessee
Stability Healthcare
3 days ago
$3,186/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Largo, Maryland
Ardor Health Solutions
2 days ago
Location: Largo, MD Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Ambulatory - AMB to join our travel team in Largo, MD! This is a full time travel contract position. Require ...
$2,812/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareStability Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Seattle, Washington
Stability Healthcare
a day ago
$2,092/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareTotalMed Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Winfield, Illinois
TotalMed Staffing
3 days ago
$2,031/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory CareCross Country Nurses
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Katonah, New York
Cross Country Nurses
17 hours ago
The benefits of taking a travel nursing job with Cross Country Nurses include:Free Private Housing or Generous Housing Allowance Comprehensive Health Insurance with Prescription Co ...
$2,015/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
San Mateo, California
TotalMed Staffing
3 days ago
$1,753/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Los Angeles, California
TotalMed Staffing
4 days ago
$1,567/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Aurora, Colorado
TotalMed Staffing
20 hours ago
$1,416/wk
Travel contract
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Ambulatory Care Nurse FAQs

How Much Do Ambulatory Care Nurse Jobs Pay?

For jobs available on Vivian as of Saturday, October 23rd 2021, the average weekly salary for a Ambulatory Care Nurse is $2,504, but can pay up to $4,978 per week.

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  • min - $1,310
  • avg - $2,504
  • max - $4,978

What are the best agencies for Ambulatory Care Nurse jobs?

The agencies on Vivian that currently have the most Ambulatory Care Nurse jobs are Stability Healthcare (56), TotalMed Staffing (23), and Host Healthcare (16).

What does an ambulatory care nurse do?

Ambulatory care nurses often care for high volumes of patients in a short amount of time. Each patient encounter can be unpredictable and may require independent and collaborative activities. Depending on the type of environment  the nurse works in, they may care for patients with a range of injuries or illnesses and have an incredibly diverse set of tasks each day. One of their primary tasks will be identifying each patient’s needs to determine what type of care is required. Other general tasks an ambulatory care nurse may perform include:

  • Evaluating patients’ general health

  • Developing patient care plans

  • Recording patient histories

  • Taking vital signs

  • Assisting doctors during exams and procedures

  • Performing various procedures and diagnostic tests

  • Administering medications

  • Calling in refills to pharmacies

  • Coordinating healthcare services

  • Providing health-related education to patients and their families

  • Providing care across patient life spans

  • Inpatient duties may include documenting admissions and discharges, post-operative care of surgery patients, and collaboration with various members of the healthcare team

Where do ambulatory care nurses work?

Ambulatory care nurses usually care for non-emergency patients in a variety of settings where patients don’t stay overnight or are anticipated to have a short hospital stay (usually less than 36 hours). Some common places they may work include hospital-based outpatient clinics, non-acute ambulatory day surgery and diagnostic centers, short-stay inpatient units, stand-alone specialty care outpatient clinics, solo or group medical practices, and nurse-managed clinics. Other possible places of employment include university and community clinics, telehealth services, Veterans Administration clinics, and patients’ homes.

What skills make a good ambulatory care nurse?

Good ambulatory care nurses have intuitive, multifaceted clinical knowledge with strong assessment and organizational skills to expedite appropriate treatment. They possess keen critical thinking skills, can think on their feet, and are prepared for various types of health issues. Ambulatory care nurses have excellent collaboration skills and easily function as part of a multidisciplinary team. Their exceptional communication and interpersonal skills promote a pleasant bedside manner in a frequently fast-paced environment, which allows them to effectively interact with all types of patients.

How to become an Ambulatory Care Travel Nurse

Pursuing a career as an ambulatory care travel nurse starts with earning a nursing degree. Prospective nurses need at least an associate degree in nursing, but some facilities prefer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Graduates must take and pass the NCLEX-RN and complete all other state licensing requirements to become a registered nurse.

Although not required, board certification is a smart career move. The American Nurses Credentialing Center offers Ambulatory Care Nursing Certification (AMB-BC™) after practicing nursing full-time for two years and completing 2,000 hours of clinical practice and 30 hours of continued education in ambulatory care nursing.

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TotalMed Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Farmington, Connecticut
TotalMed Staffing
10 days ago
$2,068/wk
Travel contract
trustaff
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Scarborough, Maine
trustaff
a day ago
Travel RN - Registered Nurse specializing in Ambulatory CareRegistered Nurse for a 13-week travel assignment. - Immediate starts- Multiple shifts availableSince 2002, trustaff has ...
$2,040/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Brooklyn, New York
trustaff
a day ago
Travel RN - Registered Nurse specializing in Ambulatory CareRegistered Nurse for a 13-week travel assignment. - Immediate starts- Multiple shifts availableSince 2002, trustaff has ...
$3,520/wk
Travel contract
trustaff
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Brooklyn, New York
trustaff
a day ago
Travel RN - Registered Nurse specializing in Ambulatory CareRegistered Nurse for a 13-week travel assignment. - Immediate starts- Multiple shifts availableSince 2002, trustaff has ...
$3,520/wk
Travel contract
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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Inner Grove Heights, Minnesota
trustaff
a day ago
Travel RN - Registered Nurse specializing in Ambulatory CareRegistered Nurse for a 13-week travel assignment. - Immediate starts- Multiple shifts availableSince 2002, trustaff has ...
$2,920/wk
Travel contract
trustaff
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Nashville, Tennessee
trustaff
a day ago
Travel RN - Registered Nurse specializing in Ambulatory CareRegistered Nurse for a 13-week travel assignment. - Immediate starts- Multiple shifts availableSince 2002, trustaff has ...
$2,840/wk
Travel contract
trustaff
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Nashville, Tennessee
trustaff
a day ago
Travel RN - Registered Nurse specializing in Ambulatory CareRegistered Nurse for a 13-week travel assignment. - Immediate starts- Multiple shifts availableSince 2002, trustaff has ...
$2,840/wk
Travel contract
TotalMed Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
San Francisco, California
TotalMed Staffing
17 hours ago
$2,234/wk
Travel contract
Cross Country Nurses
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Nashville, Tennessee
Cross Country Nurses
12 days ago
The benefits of taking a travel nursing job with Cross Country Nurses include:Free Private Housing or Generous Housing Allowance Comprehensive Health Insurance with Prescription Co ...
$3,540/wk
Travel contract
trustaff
Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care
Brooklyn, New York
trustaff
a day ago
Travel RN - Registered Nurse specializing in Ambulatory CareRegistered Nurse for a 13-week travel assignment. - Immediate starts- Multiple shifts availableSince 2002, trustaff has ...
$2,600/wk
Travel contract