Registered Nurse – ER job in Slidell, LA

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    ER
  • Location:

    Slidell, LA
  • Start date:

    2020-08-17
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    136463

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

Test your knowledge, skills, and continue to grow at this 229-bed acute-care community hospital. The facility is expanding its technology and services, including a state-of-the-art Emergency Department and Heart Center. The cardiac facility has 38-private rooms and advanced Cath Labs. The Regional Cancer Center is designed to diagnose, treat and rehabilitate patients in one convenient facility. It is the only hospital in the area with the Varian High Dose Brachytherapy radiation system, 4D CT Treatment Planning simulator, and a Multidisciplinary Clinic that offers a head and neck cancer surgical specialist.

Located less than an hour north of New Orleans, St. Tammany Parish has exciting attractions, beautiful wilderness areas, and fabulous shopping. The art galleries, live music and inspired cuisine coupled with ancient oak trees make the Northshore an exciting and peaceful place to be.

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!

Do you remember why you became a Registered Nurse at GIFTED? We do!