Registered Nurse – ER job in Fort Smith, AR

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    ER
  • Location:

    Fort Smith, AR
  • Start date:

    2022-08-15
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    410827

Emergency Room (ER/ED) Registered Nurse Travel Job

Emergency Room nurses provide care for patients with various types if illness or trauma requiring emergency attention. The ER RN must be able to recognize and treat life-threatening conditions.

Emergency Room/ ER/ ED RN Responsibilities:

  • The Emergency Room Registered Nurse records present symptomology, as well as a thorough patient history. He or she assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans in coordination with other healthcare team members
  • Manages care of patients experiencing life threatening problems
  • Performs triage interventions
  • The ED RN Manages basic life support needs and stabilizes patients until physician is available, based upon nursing standards and protocol
  • Records patient’s vital signs
  • Works with physicians to assist in exams, diagnostic testing, and treatments
  • Provides IV therapies
  • Treats wounds
  • ER RN’s provide exceptional bedside care
  • Prepare, administer, and records prescribed medications
  • The Emergency Department Registered Nurse reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments
  • It is the responsibility of the ED RN to report suspected abuse to appropriate agencies
  • Initiates patient education plan as prescribed
  • Performs other position related duties as assigned
  • Provides education and support to patient family members
  • Assesses on an ongoing basis, the patient’s physical and emotional wellbeing

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!

  • Refer a Registered Nurse – You and your referral both get $500 with GIFTED’s Refer an RN Friend Program
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Premium pay
  • Same Day or Weekly Pay
  • Ability to work in premier facilities
  • Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
  • Access to Social Worker 24-7
  • Group Health insurance benefits:
    • Medical Plan
    • Dental Plan
    • Vision Plan
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • AD&D Insurance

Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE

  • Private housing and housing allowance
  • Personal Career Coach
  • Extremely competitive personalized pay package

FACILITY DETAILS

This facility is located in Fort Smith and was the first hospital built in Arkansas in the late 1800s. It is a 492-bed medical center with one of the busiest emergency departments in the state, and offers providers who specialize in areas such as cardiology, cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, interventional radiology and stroke care, orthopedics, general and trauma surgery, labor and delivery, pediatrics, and more. The facility also has a fitness center that features a junior Olympic-size indoor pool, indoor rubberized track, yoga studios, massage therapy, and cardiac rehabilitation services.

Fort Smith has been is known as the place “where the New South meets the Old West.” It is the second-largest city in Arkansas. Fort Smith offers unique architecture, a vibrant culture and arts community, and a “special brand of hospitality.” The city’s attractions include the Fort Smith Museum of History, a 1930s electric trolley that offers rides through downtown Fort Smith, train excursions on a vintage Pullman Railcar through the Ozark foothills, and Miss Laura’s Visitors Center – once a famous Old West brothel that is now on the National Register of Historic Places.

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE

GIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!

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