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Travel Medical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)

Job ID: 366785
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: MS
Date Posted: 12/7/2017
Address: 3 Erie Court
Location: Oak Park, IL
Shift: 12 D
Duration: 4 Weeks
Start Date: 01/02/2018
Employment Type: Temporary
Hiring Organization: American Mobile Healthcare
Pay Rate: Call for details*

Job Description & Requirements:

Travel Medical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)

Med/Surge Nurses provide direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. In addition to general nursing care, responsibilities of Med/Surge Nurses include (but are not limited to): Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans; Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications. Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse; Educates patients on surgical procedures; Records patients’ medical information and vital signs; Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records electronic displays; Initiates corrective action whenever the patient displays adverse symptomatology; Provides bedside care for a wide variety of medical patients, including pre- and post-surgery patients; Initiates patient education plan, as prescribed by physician. Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness/injury, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs; Changes dressings, inserts catheters, starts IVs ; Prepares equipment and aids physician during examination and treatment of patient; Responds to life-saving situations based upon nursing standards and protocol; Participates in discharge planning ; Utilizes time management skills; Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms; Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting. Join this highly motivated team of caregivers and enjoy a challenging and welcoming environment based on optimal patient care. Apply today!

Required Qualifications

IL BLS

Facility Location

Situated on the banks of Lake Michigan, this Midwestern metropolis combines global high-style with a friendly, down-home soul. Along with its superb medical facilities, visitors to Chicago relish the city’s 29-mile long lakefront park, fabulous shopping districts, multicultural neighborhoods and world-class arts and entertainment.

Job Benefits

At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free, quality, private housing
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. American Mobile Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

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