Travel Medical-Surgical Nurse (RN)

The Execu|Search Group
Aug 13, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A premier hospital located in Suffolk County, NY is actively seeking a patient-oriented and compassionate Travel Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising opportunity in their Medical-Surgical unit. In this role, the Travel Medical-Surgical Nurse will assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Additionally, the Nurse will administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. Company Description Hospital Job Description The Travel Medical-Surgical Nurse will: * Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records * Monitor, record and report symptoms and changes in patients' conditions * Consult and coordinate with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans * Direct and supervise less skilled nursing or health care personnel or supervise a particular unit * Provide health care, first aid, immunizations and assistance in convalescence and rehabilitation in locations such as schools, hospitals, and industry * Perform physical examinations, make tentative diagnoses, and treat patients en route to hospitals or at disaster site triage centers Required Skills * Active New York State Registered Nurse license * Prior experience working on a medical-surgical unit * Strong clinical skills and knowledge * BLS * Ability to multitask * Patient-oriented * Excellent communication skills