Medical/Surgical - MedSurg RN - TravelNurse
Company: Travel Nurse Across America
Posted on: September 19, 2023
We're looking for Medical Surgical RNs for an immediate travel
nurse opening in Scranton, PA. The right RN should have 1-2 years
recent acute care experience. Read below for more requirements. As
a MedSurg RN, you will conduct patient assessments and prioritize
data collection based on patients' immediate conditions or needs.
MedSurg RNs perform ongoing assessments and appropriate treatments
as ordered by a physician. Documenting patient findings and
providing education and support to patients' families is essential
to this travel nurse position. As a Medical Surgical Travel Nurse,
you should be prepared to perform the following tasks:
- Provide bedside care for a variety of patients, including pre-
and post-op patients.
- Prepare, administer and record prescribed medication, reporting
any adverse reactions to treatment.
- Change dressings, insert catheters and start IVs.
- Prepares equipment and aids physician during examination and
treatment of patient.
- Educates patients on surgical procedures.
- Participates in discharge planning and initiates patient
education plan as prescribed by physician. Medical Surgical Travel
Nurses should be able to stand and walk for long periods of time,
as well as bend, lean and stoop without difficulty. RNs should be
able to easily lift 20 pounds. Moving or lifting of patients may
require lifting of up to 50 pounds at times. RNs will work in a
fast-paced environment treating patients that may be confused,
agitated, and/or uncooperative. Requirements : BLS, 2 Years
Additional certifications may be required before beginning an
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