Travel Medical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)

  1. Overland Park,KS
  2. Sep 09, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13119164 Job Description & Requirements
Medical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)
StartDate: 09/25/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $26.00 - 28.00

As a top provider of care to their community, this Medical Surgical (MS) unit prides itself on optimal patient outcomes with compassionate care. This unit takes care of a wide range of patients, from pediatric to geriatric patients affected by respiratory, cardiac, GI, metabolic, post surgery, orthopedic, and infectious disease conditions. This role is perfect for passionate MS RN caregivers who want to experience cutting edge technologies and top notch patient care models.
Shift: M,F,Sat&Sun Days 6:45am- 7:15pm

Often referred to as the backbone of adult-care facilities, medical-surgical nurses are responsible for all adult patients receiving medical or surgical care. The med-surg RN typically works in the following settings:


  • Hospitals
  • Outpatient facilities
  • Home care
  • Urgent care
  • Long-term care Because they generally care for a large amount of patients at any given time, medical-surgical nurses face a wide variety of health conditions


Required Qualifications
1 year experience.
IV certified.
Must be comfortable/willing to learn trach.
1. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing;
2. Must hold a current state license and must maintain license renewal in accordance with the standards of the State Board of Nursing;
3. Must be able to read, write, and speak English, as well as possess good verbal and written communication skills.
4. Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Preferred Qualifications
Long term acute care and rehabilitation experience is preferred;
Critical Care experience is recommended
RN or Walkthrough

Resume
Skills Checklist
MMR.
Varicella.
Hepatitis B or Declination .
Specialty Exam .
Medication Exam.
OIG Sanction - Expiration date required.
Background Check - Expiration date required .
Drug Screen - Expiration date required .
TB Test - Expiration date required .
SAM - Expiration date required .
Sex Offender Registry - Expiration date required.
BLS - Expiration date required .
Primary Source Verification - Expiration date required.

Facility Location
With its impressive array of pools, parks, golf courses, and trails, family-friendly Overland Park, KS keeps its residents busy with a healthy lifestyle: the 17-mile Indian Creek Hike and Bike trail, Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, summer concerts, farmers market, and more. Plus, Kansas City is just minutes away, offering museums, fine dining, professional sports, and an inviting nightlife.

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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