Registered Nurse – MedSurg job in Prestonsburg, KY

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    MedSurg
  • Location:

    Prestonsburg, KY
  • Start date:

    2021-11-01
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    295291

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 184-bed, community-owned hospital proudly serves the Prestonsburg and Paintsville communities. This facility is part of a larger healthcare system and is a leader in the region for orthopedic surgery, cardiac care, best pain accreditation, stroke treatment, and behavioral health care. The vision of this hospital is to deliver superior quality, services, and access to all as well as constantly improving to achieve excellence. This healthcare system is a not-for-profit community healthcare facility committed to its charitable mission of serving individuals regardless of their ability to pay.

Prestonsburg, KY is in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains and is called the “Star City of Eastern Kentucky.” Prestonsburg offers entertainment, outdoor adventures, delicious dining, recreational activities, and even community events. Whether it’s mountain biking, hanging-out on Dewey Lake, or shopping Downtown with friends, there is always a fun way to spend the day in Prestonsburg. Enjoy eating at local restaurants like Billy Ray’s or El Rodeo Grande then explore the flourishing nightlife within Prestonsburg!

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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