Registered Nurse – Peds job in New Orleans, LA

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    Peds
  • Location:

    New Orleans, LA
  • Start date:

    2021-07-19
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    231575

Pediatric (Peds) Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

Pediatric Registered (Peds) Nurses focus on the medical needs and treatment of infants, children, and adolescents

Pediatric RN Responsibilities:

  • Pediatric Registered Nurses are able to identify changes in a child’s signs and symptoms and intervene when necessary
  • Assists pediatrician in examinations
  • Observes and records patient’s vital signs and medical history
  • Provides education and support to families and patients
  • Administers medication using age-appropriate guidelines
  • Determines a child’s needs related to pain management
  • A Pediatric RN may draw blood when appropriate
  • Administer childhood vaccinations
  • A Pediatric nurse may set up drips and blood transfusions, intravenous infusions, and assists with tests and evaluations
  • The Peds RN 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

Located in the heart of New Orleans, this 789-bed facility, which is the flagship of a large health system, has been nationally recognized in clinical excellence and as an employer of choice. The campus includes acute and sub-acute facilities as well as centers of excellence in cancer care, multi-organ transplant, and heart and vascular care. This facility has an EPIC EMR system, providing the most up-to-date information regarding patients’ care and treatment to its nurses, physicians and facilities.

Recognized as a teaching hospital, as well as a Magnet facility, this state-of-the-art facility offers the opportunity to work on the cutting edge of health care delivery. Among many accolades, this hospital was named “top 100 Great Hospitals in America”, “Best places to work by New Orleans CityBusiness”, and Healthgrades “Distinguished Hospitals for Clinical Excellence” 6 years in a row.

New Orleans is one of the world’s most fascinating cities located on the Mississippi river bend, hence the name “The Crescent City”. It is home to a unique melting pot of culture, food, art and music. Stroll up and down Royal Street and take in the beautiful art and antique shopping; take a ride on the streetcar and see the magnificent St. Charles Avenue mansions; catch a Saints football game at the Superdome, and even enjoy a celebrated parade during the unique season of Mardi Gras. From world-famous restaurants and cuisine to some of the best local music in the world, New Orleans has something great to discover at every turn. New Orleans is heart, soul and spirit of Louisiana.

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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