Registered Nurse – MedSurg job in Meridian, MS

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    MedSurg
  • Location:

    Meridian, MS
  • Start date:

    2021-08-02
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    248233

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

As the most comprehensive health system in East Mississippi, Anderson provides the area’s only radiation oncology program and inpatient pediatric services, advanced surgical techniques that utilize robotics and enhanced anesthesia protocols, inpatient rehabilitation, and unprecedented cardiovascular services that include Meridian’s only open heart surgery program. With two hospitals, a regional cancer center and a network of clinics, Anderson is proud to be the established leader in offering premier medical services. This facility has recently won two quality award distinctions by Heathgrades in patient safety and experience.
Well-known Heart program that just brought them two new CV surgeons and they are the only hospital performing CV procedures in the area. The closest is UMMC in Jackson and DCH in Tuscaloosa, AL. Meridian is located right off I-20 and I-59, where they merge. About 1.5 hours from Jackson and 1 hr and 45 min to Tuscaloosa. Located right on the border of MS and AL- considered Central Mississippi.

Meridian is the sixth largest city in the state of Mississippi. The city has been selected as the future location of the Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Center. Full of culture, history, and natural beauty, Meridian offers lots of attractions such as the Meridian Museum of Art, Meridian Little Theatre, the Riley Center, and the Meridian Symphony Orchestra. Explore Highland Park, a museum which displays memorabilia of Jimmie Rodgers, the father of country music.

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE

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