Registered Nurse – MedSurg job in Opelika, AL

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    MedSurg
  • Location:

    Opelika, AL
  • Start date:

    2021-07-05
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    231638

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 part of a larger healthcare system, this general medical and surgical hospital has 296-beds and provides high quality, compassionate health care to everyone they encounter. It offers a full array of services to the patients in the community.

Opelika is a thriving town, located in the east central part of Alabama, less than an hour drive from Montgomery. Visit TigerTown, east Alabama’s largest retail center, or quaint historic downtown Main Street with a variety of shops, galleries, antique stores and restaurants. For the outdoor enthusiasts check out Chewacla State Park, a 30-minute drive southwest of Opelika which offers a great place to hike and explore the outdoors. Opelika Wood Duck Heritage Preserve and Siddique Nature Park is also a great spot to relax by the lake and watch the birds and ducks.

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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