Travel Emergency Room Nurse - Emergency Nurse - (ER RN)

  1. Saint Louis,MO
  2. Sep 02, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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12986536 Job Description & Requirements
Travel Emergency Room Nurse - Emergency Nurse - (ER RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $36.00 - 38.00

Job Description Summary
Provides direct patient care activities including assessment, diagnosis, planning implementation, and evaluation within the guidelines of the standards of nursing care.
Nursing Diploma; Registered RN License

PROVIDES DIRECT PATIENT CARE ACTIVITIES INCLUDING ASSESSMENT, DIAGNOSIS, PLANNING IMPLEMENTATION, AND EVALUATION WITHIN THE GUIDELINES OF THE STANDARDS OF NURSING CARE.

RN WITH 3 YEARS OF EMERGENCY ROOM EXPERIENCE

PRIMARY CARE 4:1 NURSING RATIO TAKING CARE OF HIGH ACUITY PATIENTS STEMI, STROKES, CARDIAC ARREST, MENTAL HEALTH PATIENTS, STARING IV'S, MIXING TPA, DOING NIH, PERFORMING EKG'S DRAWING LABS, TRIAGING WITH NURSING PROTOCOLS.

DURATION 13 WEEKS, POSSIBLY LONGER

WORK HOURS: 1845-0715

WILL WORK WEEKENDS (MINIMUM OF 4 WEEKEND SHIFTS A SIX WEEK SCHEDULE

WILL WORK HOLIDAYS

BLS AND ACLS REQUIRED

BLUE OR GRAY SCRUBS





The role of the emergency room nurse (ER RN) is to care for patients suffering from trauma or illness that requires emergency attention. The ER RN must recognize and effectively treat life-threatening conditions, with the ability to deploy rapid assessment and treatment of patients in highly critical situations, particularly during the initial phase of acute illness and trauma, where every second is important. Emergency nurses must possess knowledge about healthcare on general and specific levels and provide quality care to patients of all ages. Additionally, the ER RN must be prepared to treat a wide variety of illnesses and injuries, ranging from a fever to a heart attack.

Required Qualifications
Newly Reactivated Account--only send candidates who will accept if offered.
Strict DNC Facility
MO RN Lic or compact lic
BLS, ACLS
Primary Care 4:1 nursing ratio taking care of high acuity patients STEMI, STROKES, Cardiac arrest, mental health patients, staring IV's, mixing TPA, doing NIH, performing EKG's, drawing labs, triaging with nursing protocols.



Facility Location
America's "Gateway to the West," St. Louis is best known for its landmark skyscraper arch and as the home of Anheuser-Busch. Stroll downtown along the banks of the Mississippi, browse quaint boutiques and galleries or get into the spirit of the city at a ballgame. Travelers relish the warmth and ambiance of this historical city, as well as the excellent travel assignments at its top medical facilities.

Job Benefits
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:


  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses


About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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