Registered Nurse – MedSurg job in Hattiesburg, MS

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    MedSurg
  • Location:

    Hattiesburg, MS
  • Start date:

    2021-05-17
  • Job Type:

    Local Contract
  • Job ID:

    217408

Medical Surgical/ MED-SURG/MS Registered Nurse (RN) Local Job

Med-Surge Registered Nurses provide care for patients before and after surgical procedures, in addition to caring for patients being treated with pharmaceuticals to manage illness. It is imperative that Med-Surge RNs be proficient in caring for a variety of health conditions.

Medical Surgical/MED-SURG RN Responsibilities:

  • The Med-Surg RN provides bedside care for a variety of patients
  • He or she develops individualized patient assessments and an individualized plan of care accordingly
  • Prepares, administers, and records prescribed medications
  • Records patient’s medical information and vital signs
  • Monitors, interprets, and records electronic displays
  • Initiates alternative action when adverse symptomology is displayed
  • Medical Surgical nurses often change dressings, insert catheters, start IVs
  • Prepares equipment and assists physician during examination and treatment of patient
  • Exhibits understanding and utilization of universal precautions, asepsis and infection control procedures
  • Records all care information accurately and completely
  • Provides support to patient and family members
  • Performs other position related duties as assigned

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

DIRECT CLIENT
LOCAL OR TRAVEL
EMR: EPIC
FACILITY BED SIZE: 512
LEVEL 2 TRAUMA CENTER

This 512-bed hospital is the flagship hospital for a larger healthcare system, who’s main goal is to increase access to quality care in south Mississippi. It is recognized as a leader in medical excellence in south Mississippi and has won numerous awards such as 2016 Women’s Choice Award: America’s Best Hospitals for Obstetrics, Cancer Care, and America’s Best Stroke Centers. It offers a diverse range of services such as Behavioral Health, Cancer services, Emergency & Trauma, Heart & Vascular, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Radiology, Rehabilitation services, Surgical services, and Women & Children’s Services.
Forrest General Hospital consists of 512-inpatient beds with a 400-bed general medical/surgical facility; Pine Grove Behavioral Health Services, an 88-bed chemical dependency and psychiatric unit; and Rehab Resource, a 24-bed rehabilitation unit. In addition, the hospital includes Forrest General’s Home Care and Hospice, LiveWell Center, Cancer Center, and Wound Healing Center. Forrest General also provides all-levels of care for critical access care hospitals in the 19-county service area, including Covington County Hospital, Greene County Hospital, Hancock Medical Center, Jefferson Davis Community Hospital, Perry County General Hospital, Stone County Hospital, Inc., and Walthall County General Hospital.

Regency Hospital Company maintains a 33-bed long-term acute care facility, Regency Hospital, within Forrest General Hospital. Patients at Regency require acute-care for a longer period of time than standard hospital patients.

Forrest General located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, that provides regional health services to a 17-county area. Hattiesburg is commonly referred to as the “Hub City” due to its equal proximity to Jackson, New Orleans, Mississippi Gulf Coast and Mobile, Ala. Hattiesburg is officially designated as a retirement community and has been recognized as having the top-rated health care system among America’s small cities

Most notably known for its hospitality, Hattiesburg, MS is the perfect place to experience the culture of the south. Home to The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg flourishes in cultural opportunities and special events. The historic Downtown District features architectural gems such as the historic Saenger Theater and the Hattiesburg historic Train Depot. There are also many unique shops, galleries and plenty of opportunities for exquisite local dining.

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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