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Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $2,970 per week

Company: Oloop Health
Location: Chariton
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Oloop Health is seeking a travel nurse RN Med Surg for a travel nursing job in Chariton, Iowa.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Med Surg
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, days
  • Employment Type: TravelEDUCATIONAL/EXPERIENCE
    REQUIREMENTS

    • 1 year
      RN Acute Care Experience Required
    • Current
      Iowa licensure as a Registered Nurse
    • Chauffeur's
      License (helpful but not required)
    • Mandatory
      Abuse Reporter Certification within 6 months of employment
    • ACLS
      certification
    • NRP
      certification
    • TNCC
      certification
    • PALS
      certification
    • Healthcare
      Provider BLS certification
    • Ability
      to read, write, speak, and understand English well
      --BRIEF DESCRIPTION
      OF JOB------------------
      Assist in ER, OR, Cardiac Rehab.,
      and Specialty Clinics during busy times; Assist with task oriented nursing care
      as needed (i.e. IV starts, etc.); Enable floor nursing staff to do morning
      rounds with physicians; Cover for breaks in nursing departments; Cardiac Rehab
      as needed; Back-up for Specialty Clinics as needed; OR recovery as needed; OR
      set up for emergency cases; Chart audits; Admitting and discharging patients;
      Assist with "now" orders in any of the above named departments; Assist with 2nd
      unit ambulance with transfers.------------------
      Relates effectively with other shifts for
      continuity of care; maintains satisfactory relations with other departments; participates
      in all phases of education, maintenance of records, and upgrading policies,
      procedures, and skills.-- --ESSENTIAL
      FUNCTIONS
















      • Ability
        to maintain confidentiality; and both a high standard of courtesy and
        cooperation in dealing with co-workers, patients, and visitors, and
        satisfactory job performance despite the stress of a hospital work
        environment.
      • Incorporates
        Mission,
        Vision, and Core Values into department, and ensures departmental
        employees and self adhere to these.
      • Wears
        appropriate apparel for the position and displays nametag upon such
        apparel.
      • Regular
        and predictable work attendance.
      • Provides
        the best possible nursing care by planning, organizing, and directing the
        nursing functions of patients, including giving direct patient care.
      • Is resourceful
        and calm in emergencies.
      • Keeps
        physicians and nursing departmental coordinators informed of patient
        needs, and problems on the unit.
      • Utilizes
        gathered data in determining priorities for patients' physical,
        psychological, educational and discharge needs in formulating the plan of
        care.
      • Assists
        staff nurses in making nursing assignments appropriate to the skill level
        of employee.
      • Identifies
        problems and guides personnel to their solution.
      • Creates
        a working climate that provides growth and job satisfaction of coworkers.
      • Administers
        medications and intravenous solutions skillfully and correctly.
      • Maintains
        the standards of accurate and complete recording and reporting.
      • Arranges
        to have needed supplies and equipment on hand. (Includes all Nursing Departments
        including)
      • Participates
        in planning changes and improvements.
      • Supervises
        LPN and nursing assistant personnel.
      • Carries
        out nursing interventions safely and accurately utilizing knowledge,
        judgment, and skill to implement physicians' orders and the nursing plan
        of care.
      • Evaluates
        patient/family responses to implementation of the plan of care and
        modifies plan of care based on these responses.
      • Prioritizes
        workload.
      • Performs
        documentation in the nursing unit and in the patient's record accurately,
        concisely and in a timely manner.
      • Demonstrates
        effective communication skills.
      • Supports
        and enforces infection control policies and procedures.
      • Participates
        in orientation and in-service training for personnel.
      • Evaluates
        the performance of personnel with recommendations for appropriate action.
      • Assists
        in reviewing and revising policies and procedures.
      • Maintains
        professional patient confidentiality.
      • Displays
        concern and initiative.
      • Observes
        and supports hospital policies.
      • Prompt
        and efficient with minimal absences.
      • Cooperates
        and maintains good rapport with nursing staff, medical staff, other
        departments, patients, and visitors.
      • Works
        independently with limited direct supervision using the Nurse Practice
        Act, LCHC policies, nursing standards and professional judgment.
      • Works
        rotating shifts, weekends and holidays as scheduled.
      • Handles
        telephone calls; and, as appropriate, incoming/outgoing written and verbal
        communications on a timely basis
      • Effectively
        assumes job responsibilities of ancillary support during absences
      • Attend
        meeting and in-services as required.
      • Other
        duties as assigned.
        Oloop Technology Job ID #232733. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.About Oloop HealthAs a traveling health professional, your skills and experience are vital to patient care across the country. Oloop wants to help you reach your goals-for new and returning travelers alike. Our team is passionate about relationships and teaming with nurses as trusted partners, not headhunters.--
        We are consistently forging relationships with leading hospitals and healthcare organizations. That means opportunities for travelers abound. But at our core, we believe in the same mission as you-saving lives and restoring the nation's health. We are devoted to supporting our healthcare providers through every step of their journey while placing them in roles that are personally rewarding and professionally enriching. Every company will claim to be different. We simply adhere to values that we hold dear: inclusion, a culture of caring, advocacy, and helping America's healthcare professionals thrive. Benefits
        • Weekly pay
        • Holiday Pay
        • 401k retirement plan
        • Mileage reimbursement
        • Referral bonus
        • Medical benefits
        • Dental benefits
        • Vision benefits
        • License and certification reimbursement
        • Life insurance

Keywords: Oloop Health, Des Moines , Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $2,970 per week, Healthcare , Chariton, Iowa

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