Travel RN - Medical/Surgical (Telemetry)

Location: Danville, PA
Date Posted: 05-21-2017
Registered Nurse RN – Med/Surg-Telemetry
Location: Danville, PA | Weekly Pay: $1,714.00 | Total Pay: $22,582.00 | Length: 13 weeks


 
CareerStaff is currently hiring Registered Nurses for full-time, contract opportunities in Danville, PA.
 Start Date  Immediate Start Dates Available
 Hourly Comp:  Up to $47.00
 Weekly Comp:  Up to $1,714.00
 Total Assignment Comp:  Up to $22,582.00
 Hours  36
 Shift  Night
 Compact  No
 Walk Through  No
 
 
Med/Surg RN Responsibilities:
Med/Surg Registered Nurses provide care for patients before and after surgical procedures, in addition to caring for patients being treated with pharmaceuticals to manage illness. It is imperative that Med/Surg RNs be proficient in caring for a variety of health conditions.
 
  • The Med-Surg RN provides bedside care for a variety of patients
  • He or she develops individualized patient assessments and an individualized plan of care accordingly
  • Prepares, administers, and records prescribed medications
  • Records patient’s medical information and vital signs
  • Monitors, interprets, and records electronic displays
  • Initiates alternative action when adverse symptomology is displayed
  • Medical Surgical nurses often change dressings, insert catheters, start IVs
  • Prepares equipment and assists physician during examination and treatment of patient
  • Exhibits understanding and utilization of universal precautions, asepsis and infection control procedures
  • Records all care information accurately and completely
  • Provides support to patient and family members
  • Performs other position related duties as assigned
  • IMCU (intermediate care unit) nurses treat patients who are suffering from serious conditions, such as diabetes mellitus, electrolyte imbalances, renal failure, liver failure, gastrointestinal bleeds, blood disorders, cancer, sepsis, respiratory distress or multi-system organ failure
 
Job Requirements Med/Surg  – Registered Nurse RN:
 
  • 1-2 year(s) of previous Med/Surg - Telemetry experience
  • ACLS/BLS issued through American Heart Association
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States
  • Pennsylvania state license
 
CareerStaff Benefits:
 
  • Professional recruiters working to place you on the best assignments available nationwide
  • Premium Pay
  • Dedicated internal support staff to ensure your needs are quickly met
  • Paid company housing or generous housing stipend
  • Per-diem allowance
  • Travel and licensing reimbursements
  • Group medical, dental, life and vision insurance
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Pets are welcome
Cherie Lehmann, RHIT – Recruiter, Travel Nursing
CareerStaff Unlimited|A Genesis HealthCare Company
P: 972-812-3202 | C:  | F: 610-925-7636
cherie.lehmann@careerstaff.com  | www.careerstaff.com
 
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