Med/Surg Travel Registered Nurse - RN

New Orleans, LA

Category: RN Job Number: 640

Job Description


  Medical Surgical Travel Registered Nurse- RN

7am - 7: 30pm

36 hours guaranteed
13 week assignment

Weekend Requirement: every other weekend 

No " on call"
Department- Telemetry-Cardiology Pulmonary

The Registered Nurse is a professional nurse who assumes responsibility and accountability for the delivery and management of patient care. S/he utilizes the nursing process, the healthcare environment, and current technology to provide a climate which optimizes patient care and staff development.

Primary Job Duties:
  • Assesses patient thoroughly and accurately; assesses patient, family, significant other for educational needs about disease process and treatment; identifies appropriate methods of assessment related to age group; understands normal ranges of physiological standards for age group.
  • Documents patient assessment, medication administration, changes in patient’ s condition, teaching, level of response and method(s) used within unit/department-specific guidelines.
  • Individualizes plan of care related to patient diagnosis/condition and age group. Participates in interdisciplinary/discharge planning, including any educational needs into plan of care.
  • Implements plan of care, performs ongoing assessments and revises plan of care based on assessment and/or changes in patient condition; involves patient in treatment plans and utilizes equipment required for treatment/procedures appropriate to age group; requests consults as needed; educates patient, family or significant other about disease process and treatment.
  • Evaluates the effects of any interventions and adjusts care accordingly; performs systematic and ongoing assessments to evaluate the effectiveness of the plan of care; evaluates effectiveness of instruction/teaching with patient, family or significant other.

Floating Requirement / Locations: Med. Surg. units 
Years Experience Required: 2 
Nurse / Patient Ratio: 5: 1 
EMR Used: Epic 
Dress Code (business professional, business casual, scrub color, etc.): blue scrubs 

 

Call Tez Williams at 972-534-0020 ext 105

[email protected]

#CSM

Job Requirements

MED SURG

Meet Your Recruiter

Tez Williams
Clinical Recruitment Manager

Tez has been with CornerStone Medical since November 2017. He has spent ten years in the healthcare industry, the last two years as a healthcare recruiter. He developed skills for recruiting, training and managing pipelines of 10-50 clinicians at a time while working for Fortune 500 companies. He also gained experience working multiple verticals within the healthcare industry such as allied health, clinical and non-clinical.

As the Clinical Recruitment Manager, his main objective is to locate talented clinicians who are amazing at what they do and match them with their dream jobs. He serves his candidates to the best of his ability, always going the extra mile to locate the best career opportunities in the marketplace. He once even brought a can of gas to a travel nurse stuck on the side of the road on the FIRST day of her assignment!

Tez graduated from Northwestern State University in Louisiana with a Bachelor of Science.

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