Travel Medical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)

  1. Salem,VA
  2. Nov 28, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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14630116 Job Description & Requirements
Medical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)
StartDate: 12/05/2017Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $24.00 - 27.00

Welcome to this fantastic unit, where compassionate care meets top notch technology and innovative care teams bring the best of themselves to their patients. You can expect a wide variety of conditions as this unit is a combination of acute and observation patients. Monitoring and interventions are provided for patients at risk for altered skin integrity, falls, minor cardiac and pneumonia, among other conditions. This unit prides themselves on a comfortable and comprehensive experience for all patients and they are looking for a team based member to join their elite group.

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
Years of Experience: 2. BLS
License in hand

Facility Location
Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Salem is one of Virginia's most scenic cities. Boasting two zoos and a wealth of parks, Salem has a lot to offer in the way of outdoor recreation. Be sure to visit the Natural Bridge of Virginia (and its respective zoo) for spectacular sites. The Salem Science Museum and Planetarium offers education fun for the whole family. Fans of the performing arts will want to make sure to take in a show at Grandin Theater or make the trip to see the stellar Roanoke Symphony. With the Appalachian Trail and Salem Bike Routes nearby, outdoors types will never be without options for the Great Outdoors. 

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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