Emergency Room Nurse (RN) - Local or Travel

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

About the Opportunity A medical center in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising position with their growing Emergency Room staff. In this role, the Emergency Room Nurse (RN) will be responsible for providing direct and individualized nursing care to patients in need of immediate attention. Local and Travel Nurses (RNs) are welcome. Apply today! Company Description Medical Center Job Description The Emergency Room Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Collecting current symptoms, as well as a detailed patient history and then consulting and coordinating with Healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans * Performing triage, while considering both physical and psychosocial elements * Managing basic life support needs and stabilizing patients until the Attending Physician is available * Initiating corrective action whenever information from monitoring equipment shows adverse symptomatology * Recording patients' current vital signs * Providing IV therapy; cleaning and bandaging wounds; and, providing basic bedside care * Maintaining proper supplies and appropriate medical equipment to care for patients * Initiating patient education plan, as prescribed by Physician * Teaching patients and significant others how to manage their illness / injury Required Skills * 1+ year of related experience in an Emergency Room setting * Associate's and/or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively Desired Skills * EPIC Charting experience