Registered Nurse – ER job in Wilkes-Barre, PA

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    ER
  • Location:

    Wilkes-Barre, PA
  • Start date:

    2020-12-10
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    172868

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 part of a larger healthcare system that is widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models. With a focus on patient care and quality, this medical center offers comprehensive services to meet patients’ complex healthcare needs. This 159-community hospital has been named of the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals by Solucient and is a secondary referral center recognized for its cardiology, oncology, surgery, orthopedics, obstetrics-gynecology, pediatrics, emergency medicine and hospitalist services. This facility has an EPIC EMR system, providing the most up-to-date information regarding patients’ care and treatment to its nurses, physicians and facilities.

Wilkes-Barre, PA is an outdoor enthusiasts’ paradise, located along the scenic Susquehanna River, kayaking, whitewater rafting, and hiking/ biking trails are just a few of the adventures to explore. This area is home to four state parks and numerous ski areas. Take in a minor-league Pittsburgh Penguins hockey game or watch the Railriders baseball team at PNC field. Wilkes-Barre loves the arts, offering a Third Friday Art Walk and two large galleries, the Marquis and the Sordoni. Downtown Wilkes-Barre is home to many dining options and small boutiques along Main Street.

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!


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