Travel Nurse Emergency Room RN Evening Shift

Recruiter
Fastaff Travel Nursing
Location
Bronx
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 16, 2016
Closes
Oct 14, 2016
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
Job Description:

Emergency Room (ER) Travel Registered Nurse Job As an ER nurse, you will be responsible for assessing, intervening and stabilizing a variety of trauma and illnesses with decisive action. Due to the range of medical conditions that may require urgent treatment and care, you must be knowledgeable about general as well as specific health issues. The most important responsibility for an emergency nurse is understanding triage, which is a method of prioritizing injuries based on medical need. You must have the ability to make quick and accurate assessments about incoming patients, including both physical and mental health conditions. Incentives for this Travel Nurse Job Refer a friend for this position and earn a $1,500 referral bonus when he or she completes a minimum 8-week assignment. Emergency Room - ER - RN Qualifications : Active RN license in specified state. Nursing degree from an accredited nursing program. At least one year of acute care ER registered nurse experience. BLS, ACLS, and PALS required (certifications may vary by location) Emergency Room - ER - Registered Nurse Duties & Responsibilities: Responsible for managing the care of adult and/or pediatric patients experiencing life-threatening problems requiring complex assessment, high intensity therapies and interventions. Travel nurse job activities match staff nurse responsibilities and include: Close communication with all members of the healthcare team, as well as the ability to independently recognize the need for early intervention. Time management is crucial in this job. Along with triage, emergency nurses must quickly ascertain the following information from incoming patients: Identify the medical problem. Document medical history. Check for any allergies and current medications. Obtain height, weight, body temperature, heart rate and blood pressure. Other responsibilities include moving patients, taking blood samples, cleaning and bandaging wounds, administering medications and maintaining proper supplies of medical equipment. Monitoring the patient's physical and emotional wellbeing. Benefits of Being a Fastaff Travel Nursing Employee. Premium pay. Prestigious facilities. Flexible scheduling. Immediate access to the industry's best recruiters and healthcare facilities. Private housing or housing allowance. Group health insurance benefits. Company-paid life and disability insurance. Matching 401(k) Referral Bonus About Fastaff Travel Nursing??: More than two decades ago, Fastaff pioneered the practice of Rapid Response ?? travel nurse staffing. Since then, the company has grown to become the leading provider of urgent and crucial temporary nurses to help hospitals provide continuous, high-quality patient care, while offering premium pay to nurses. In partnering with many of the nation's largest and most prestigious healthcare facilities as well as small community hospitals, Fastaff provides enriching employment opportunities to nurses while also providing the highest pay in the industry to meet acute staffing needs and provide unparalleled patient care. Why Nurses Choose Fastaff: The Industry's TOP PAY! Assignments at Top Tier Facilities - work with the best! Great Locations Coast to Coast. No-cost, Furnished Travel and Housing or Generous Tax Free Stipend ** State Licensure Reimbursement, Plus Pre-Paid Licensure for Qualified Assignments. Unlimited Referral Bonuses - Up To $3,000 Per Referral. Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision) 401(k) Available. Attractive Nurse Loyalty Incentives and Bonuses for some positions. Fastaff Team's Commitment to Nurse Satisfaction