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 139 matching Ambulatory Care Nurse jobs.

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Corning, NY
    • 4x10 hrs
    • Days
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 ...
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$5,185/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Duarte, CA
    • 4x10 hrs
    • Days
TotalMed Job ID #744586. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care Unit Travel Nu ...
Travel
2 days ago

$5,150/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Owatonna, MN
    • 5x8 hrs
We are looking for Ambulatory Registered Nurses to join our team in Owatonna, Minnesota!  Schedule:  8-Hour Shift; 5 x 8 hr Requirements: Active and Clear RN License; State of ...
Travel
2 days ago

$4,978/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Scarborough, ME
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
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 ...
Travel

$4,775/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Mayo Clinic Hospital - Methodist Campus
  • Rochester, MN
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days, Nights, Flexible
  • Retention bonus available
Travel
10 days ago

$4,682/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Owatonna, MN
    • 4x9 hrs
    • Days
TotalMed Job ID #746075. Pay package is based on 9 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care Unit Travel Nur ...
Travel
1 day ago

$4,644/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Rochester, MN
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days, Nights
  • Retention bonus available
12 hour shifts. Day/Night rotation (will consider straight nights). Every other weekend or every third weekend
Travel
2 days ago

$4,619/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Duarte, CA
    • 4x10 hrs
    • Days
TotalMed Job ID #744573. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care Unit Travel Nu ...
Travel
2 days ago

$4,526/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Greeley, CO
    • 4x9 hrs
    • Days
TotalMed Job ID #743928. Pay package is based on 9 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care Unit Travel Nur ...
Travel
2 days ago

$4,289/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • South Portland, ME
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
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 ...
Travel
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$4,200/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Edmond, OK
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days
Location: Edmond, OK Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Ambulatory - AMB to join our travel team in Edmond, OK! This is a full time travel contract position. Requi ...
Travel
2 days ago

$3,771/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Edmond, OK
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days
Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Surgery position in Edmond, OK. If you are interested in this position, please contact your recruiter and reference Job #886792 Why choose Host Hea ...
Travel
3 days ago

$3,742/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Chicago, IL
    • 5x10 hrs
    • Days
TotalMed Job ID #746641. Pay package is based on 10 hour shifts and 45 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care Unit Travel Nu ...
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$3,720/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Edmond, OK
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days
TotalMed Job ID #742915. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care Unit Travel Nu ...
Travel
2 days ago

$3,632/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Edmond, OK
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days
Stability Job ID #291026. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Am ...
Travel
2 days ago

$3,611/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Troy, OH
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
TotalMed Job ID #743027. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care Unit Travel Nur ...
Travel
3 days ago

$3,275/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • San Francisco, CA
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
TotalMed Job ID #744225. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation). Posted job title: Registered Nurse - Ambulatory Care Unit Travel Nur ...
Travel
2 days ago

$3,130/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Austin, TX
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Days
Location: Austin, TX Setting: Hospital Employment Type: Traveler Ambulatory - AMB to join our travel team in Austin, TX! This is a full time travel contract position. Requi ...
Travel
Today

$2,857/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Oklahoma City, OK
    • 5x8 hrs
Skyline Med Staff Nursing Job ID #VZ30126. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
1 day ago

$2,660/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Anchorage, AK
    • 3x12 hrs
Focus Staff Job ID #a1q4w000006J3rPAAS. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted ...
Travel
2 days ago

$2,434/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • San Francisco, CA
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Stability Job ID #265741. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Amb ...
Travel
2 days ago

$2,406/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Chicago, IL
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Stability Job ID #214049. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Amb ...
Travel
1 day ago

$1,871/wk

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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • San Francisco, CA
    • 1x8 hrs
    • Days
Stability Job ID #289458. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 10 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: Amb ...
Travel
2 days ago

$735/wk

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Ambulatory Care Nurse FAQs

How Much Do Ambulatory Care Nurse Jobs Pay?

For jobs available on Vivian as of Thursday, January 27th 2022, the average weekly salary for a Ambulatory Care Nurse is $3,062, but can pay up to $5,185 per week.

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  • min - $735
  • avg - $3,062
  • max - $5,185

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 (53), Host Healthcare (27), and TotalMed Staffing (20).

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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Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Williamantic, CT
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$2,604/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Hartford, CT
    • 2x16 hrs
    • Evenings
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #. Pay package is based on 16 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$2,344/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Indianapolis, IN
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #209339. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$4,284/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Madison, WI
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #209326. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$3,780/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Fort Defiance, AZ
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #208850. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$2,352/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Hoonah, AK
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #208418. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$4,564/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Espanola, NM
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #207229. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$4,172/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Madison, WI
    • 5x8 hrs
    • Days
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #206555. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$3,444/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Spencer, IA
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Flexible
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #205601. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$3,276/wk

Travel Nurse RN - Ambulatory Care

  • Muncie, IN
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights
Synergy Medical Staffing Job ID #198579. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.
Travel
Today

$3,856/wk