Summary of a Medical - Surgical Nurse
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Medical-surgical nursing is one of the most diverse fields in nursing. Medical-surgical nurses provide adult nursing care before and after medical procedures. As patient's conditions and case load will vary daily, medical-surgical nurses must be confident in managing complex and differing care needs. Medical-surgical nurses also educate and provide emotional support to all patients and their families.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform delivery of nursing care via the nursing process: Assessment (collection of data), problem identification (nursing diagnosis), planning, nursing interventions and evaluation and updating of planning.
Initiate a patient plan of care on admission and revise as needed based on patient care standards.
Assist patient, physician and peers in determining long and short range goals for patient and formulating a plan to work toward those goals.
Assist physicians with rounds, treatments and procedures providing timely noting and implementation of physician orders.
Assist in the coordination of services with medical staff, nursing staff, other departments as well as other providers.
Responds rapidly and effectively during emergency situation.
Assist with telemetry monitoring and maintains a basic knowledge of arrhythmia interpretation.
Other Applicable Tasks and Responsibilities.
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Requirements for a Medical - Surgical Nurse:
Minimum two years experience required
Current State Licensure
Current CPR Certification
Additional requirements may be applicable by assignment.
This position offers an exceptional compensation and benefits package including:
Lucrative Salary and Bonuses
Tax Advantage Plan
Free Premium Private Housing
Group Healthcare Benefits (Effective Day One for Travel & Local Contracts)
Medical (Multiple Options)
Health Advocate Programs
Employee Assistance Program - 7/24
Legal Insurance Plan
Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending Accounts (Health & Dependent Care)
Transportation Benefits (use pre-tax dollars to pay for parking and transit expenses)
401(k) Plan (Lincoln Financial)
Continuing Education Reimbursement up to $1,000 annually
Direct Deposit - (Online Pay Stub) - Visa Cash Card
Healthcare Benefit Access Online
Clinical Assistance Availability - 7/24
Worker's Compensation Insurance (A Rated)
Professional & General Liability Insurance (A Rated)
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