Registered Nurse – MedSurg job in Leitchfield, KY

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    MedSurg
  • Location:

    Leitchfield, KY
  • Start date:

    2020-08-10
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    132276

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

This 75-bed hospital prides itself on their mission to “heal the sick, relieve pain and suffering, and improve the quality of life for the people it serves.” It is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and offers a full array of both inpatient and outpatient services. This hospital is also consistently named a national ‘Great Place to Work in Healthcare’ year after year.

Located between Nolin Lake and Rough River Lake, the charming town of Leitchfield is located in North Central Kentucky. It is just 85 miles west of Louisville and 56 miles north of Bowling Green. This city is home to many events, parades, festivals, and exhibits all year long. Because of its location between the Twin Lakes, it provides an abundance of outdoor recreation, including some of the best water sports. If lakes aren’t’ your thing, check out the Leitchfield Aquatic Center where you can relax on winding lazy river or check out one of the Leitchfield trails to walk, jog, or just enjoy the great outdoors! On your day off, take some time to explore Arbor Stone Vineyards the only vineyard in Leitchfield.

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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