Registered Nurse – Rehab job in Zachary, LA

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    Rehab
  • Location:

    Zachary, LA
  • Start date:

    2021-03-15
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    199872

Rehabilitation/Rehab Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

As a Rehab Registered Nurse, you will assist individuals with disability and/or chronic illness to attain and maintain maximum static function.

Rehabilitation/Rehab RN Responsibilities:

  • The Rehabilitation RN possesses the specialized knowledge and clinical skills necessary to provide care for people with physical disability and chronic illness
  • Assesses the physical, psychological, sociocultural, and spiritual dimensions of patients and their families, as well as their educational and discharge needs in order to formulate nursing diagnoses
  • Plans nursing care while acknowledging that rehabilitation nursing is practiced within a dynamic, therapeutic, and supportive relationship that is constantly changing
  • Provides nursing care, to maintain and restore static function and prevent complications
  • Evaluates care and modify the plan, as needed, to achieve measurable goals and objectives
  • The Rehabilitation RN coordinates educational activities and uses appropriate resources to develop and implement an individualized teaching and discharge plan with patients and their families
  • Coordinates nursing care activities in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team to facilitate achievement of overall goals
  • Coordinates a holistic approach to meeting patient’s medical, vocational, educational, and environmental needs
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills to develop a rapport with patients, their families
  • Acts as patient advocate
  • Provides education and support to patient families
  • The Rehab 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

This hospital has evolved into the 139-bed, state-of-the-art, regional healthcare system it is today by continuously expanding and adding new capabilities and technologies. They offer a full range of inpatient and outpatient diagnostic services and also support Cardiology, Orthopedics, Labor & Delivery, In-Patient Rehabilitation, Vascular and General Surgery, Sleep Medicine, Home Health, Diabetes, Emergency and After-Hours Urgent Care. This facility was named as one of the best places for nurses to work. It is accredited by The Joint Commission and recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures. They were recently named “Acute Care Hospital of the Year” winner, by the Louisiana Nurses Foundation and the Louisiana State Nurses Association, for its excellence in nursing and quality of service.

Zachary is located just 16 miles north of Baton Rouge, LA. As an exciting college town, Baton Rouge, LA, is located about 1 hour from New Orleans. From the Tin Roof Brewery to the Shaw Center for the Arts, there are activities for all travelers. Immerse yourself in the city’s history by touring Plantation Country, test your luck or check out a show at the L’Auberge Casino or enjoy a thrilling Louisiana State University baseball or famous football game at one of the largest college football stadiums in the nation.

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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