Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $1,836.00 per week
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Posted on: September 9, 2019
NurseFly Travel Nursing with Prime Time Healthcare is seeking a med
surg travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Lawton, OK: -
Specialty: Med Surg - Title: RN - Start Date: ASAP - Duration: 13
weeks - 36 hours per week - Shift: 12 hours, days. Additional
information: Prime Time Job ID #143761. Pay package is based on 12
hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with
tax-free stipend amount to be determined.Med Surg - Med-surg Adult.
JOB TITLE: Registered Nurse JOB CODE: 5203, 5204, 5238, 5249, 5217
DEPARTMENT: Nursing PAY GRADE: 425 IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Nurse
Manager DEFINITION: Develop and implement total nursing care for
patients by assessment, nursing diagnosis, patient care plans,
provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing
and other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for
professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Develop
systems to provide care to a population including infants,
children, adolescents, adults and geriatrics. EDUCATION: As
required by the State Board of Nursing. REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS (IF
APPLICABLE): Current Basic Life Support. As required by the State
Board of Nursing. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate of a Registered
Nurse Program with current Oklahoma Registered Nurse license.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: BSN. Experience, school attendance record
and performance record may be considered. PRINCIPLE
RESPONSIBILITIES: Participates and implements age specific care and
interaction. Employee has attended departmental orientation
(training) and annual inservice education for age specific
training. Implements age specific training. Collaborates with the
healthcare team (RN, LPN, NA, Physician and ancillary disciplines)
in the assessment of the patient/family. Performs a head-to-toe
assessment on all patients and reassessments as per policy. This
includes: pediatric, geriatric and the patient population.
Adequately assesses and reassesses pain. Utilizes appropriate pain
management techniques. Interprets data about the patientï¿½s status
in order to identify each patientï¿½s age specific needs and
provide care needed by the patient group. Collaborates with the
healthcare team to develop a plan of care to meet the
physiological, spiritual, emotional, mental, social and
developmental needs of the patient. Treats patients and their
families with respect and dignity. Identifies and addresses
psychosocial, cultural, ethnic and religious/spiritual needs of
patients and their families. Acts appropriately to address requests
for additional resources or issue resolution. Identifies and
addresses psychosocial needs of patients and family. Formulates a
teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates
effectiveness of learning. Family is included in teaching, as
appropriate. Interacts professionally with patient/family and
involves patient/family in the formation of the plan of care.
Consults other departments as appropriate to provide for an
interdisciplinary approach to the patientï¿½s needs. Coordinates
and supervises patient care as necessary. Collaborates with the
healthcare team in the implementation of the patientï¿½s plan of
care. Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and
development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide
age appropriate care to the patient population served. Performs
patient care responsibilities considering needs specific to the
standard of care for patientï¿½s age and clinical condition.
Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that
optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of
medical/health care errors. Demonstrates an ability to be flexible,
organized and function under stressful situations. Demonstrates an
ability to assist physicians with procedures and performs services
requiring technical and manual skills. Demonstrates ability to
perform treatments and provide services within scope of practice.
Administers medications accurately and safely. Knows medications
and their correct administration based on age of the patient and
their clinical condition. Follows the five medication rights and
reduces the potential for medication errors. Accurately and
consistently evaluates patient/family responses to interventions to
determine the patientï¿½s progress and revise the plan of care.
Revises plan of care as indicated by the patientï¿½s response to
treatment and evaluate overall plan daily for effectiveness.
Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.
Communicates (verbal and written) effectively, accurately and
professionally with patient/family and all members of the
healthcare team. Communicates appropriately and clearly to patient,
family, co-workers, physicians and nursing supervisors. Documents
to current standards and policies. Communicates with health care
team members regarding both in hospital and post-discharge needs.
Appropriately utilizes available technology to facilitate
communication and enhance patient safety. Participates in the
education/development of staff and students. Facilitates the
orientation of new employees and professional development of
members of the healthcare team by providing instruction and
demonstration of skills, principles and practice of nursing.
Fosters healthy relationships with students and faculty. Complies
with professional requirements, organizational and departmental
policies and procedures. Maintains patient confidentiality at all
time. This job is also widely searched as a registered nurse, rn,
nurse, travel nurse, nurse rn, rn nurse, travel nurse rn, nursing,
travel rn, med surg nurse.
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