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Welcome to Gifted Healthcare, your source for travel nurse jobs and LPN jobs in Kentucky. We pride ourselves in providing an exceptional experience for our travel nurses. Our company was founded by nurses, for nurses. Apply to one of the Kentucky travel nurse jobs below and see for yourself what sets us apart.

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Registered Nurse - LTAC Job in Lexington, KY

  • Bonus

    Yes
  • Shift

    AM
  • Compact State

    Yes
  • Walk Through State

    No
  • Profession:

    RN
  • Specialty:

    LTAC
    • Location:

      Lexington, KY
  • Start date:

    10-26-2018
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    40166

JOB REQUIREMENTS

LTAC Long Term Acute Care Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

Long Term Acute Care (LTAC) Registered Nurses are responsible for caring for patients who required extended medical care.

LTAC Long Term Acute Care RN Responsibilities:

  • The LTAC Registered Nurse provides quality patient care during the patient assessment, intervention, and evaluation
  • The Long Term Acute Care Registered Nurse collaborates with all members of a patient's healthcare team to formulate a care plan that ensures optimum outcomes and continuity of care
  • The LTAC Registered Nurse is responsible for dispensing medications, chest tubes, ventilators, wound vacs, critical care IV Drips, feeding tubes, central lines, etc
  • LTAC RN's develop an individualized plan of care and work closely with a multidisciplinary team to coordinate and oversee wound care, ventilator care, rehab, and more
  • Monitors, implements, and evaluates status of patient
  • An LTAC RN gives guidance and supervision to clinical support staff
  • Provide emotional support to the patient and family

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!

  • Refer a nurse for this position and earn up to $1500 referral bonus when he/she completes a minimum of 8-week assignment. Refer a nurse for a PRN position, and earn $250 once he/she completes three shifts.
  • 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

Part of a network of more than 100 long-term acute care sites this 40-bed facility features lower than average staffing ratios. The specialized facility provides comprehensive, specialized long-term care for patients with acute or chronic respiratory disorders with the primary focus of weaning medically complex patients from mechanical ventilation and restoring independent breathing.

Services provided include pulmonary, ventilator weaning, wound care, cardiac/heart failure, medically-complex treatment, renal, neuro, post-trauma, and infectious disease. The clinical practice is guided by medical directors and chief nursing officers. This opportunity provides nurses a small, critical care environment with excellent patient care assignments.

Lexington, KY is a vibrant city full of Southern charm. It is known as the “Horse Capital of the World” and located just outside of Louisville, KY, home of the Kentucky Derby. The city maintains 131 public parks, catering to everything from picnicking to outdoor sports. Lexington is surrounded by wineries and whiskey makers, which offer tours and samples. In downtown Lexington you can enjoy shops, galleries, restaurants, walking tours, parks, and historic sites.

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!

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Home of the Kentucky Derby and a booming distilling industry, Kentucky is a state full of exciting things to do and explore.  Kentucky is surrounded by the Ohio River in the north and the Appalachian Mountains in the east. Louisville, the state’s largest city is home to the Kentucky Derby. Kentucky’s most unique and beautiful geographical feature is the Red River Gorge, here you can climb, hike, kayak, and camp. Kentucky offers its residents all four seasons making it a beautiful place to live.

Combine the sites and scenes of Kentucky with state of the art facilities and travel nurse assignments and you’ve got a recipe for a fun, rewarding travel nurse adventure. At Gifted Healthcare you’ll find a huge variety of Travel MedSurg, OR, ER, LTAC, and ICU Nurse, CNA and LPN jobs in Kentucky.

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