PRN RN Med Surg Acute Care STC 5

Location
Temple, TX
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 07, 2018
Closes
Jun 18, 2018
Specialty
ICU / CCU, Med / Surg, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Why Medical Surgical?
This 32 bed telemetry monitored nursing unit provides the opportunity to work with a wide variety of patients ranging in age from Adults to Geriatrics. The conditions that are within the scope of service for STC-5 include but are not limited to the following:
  • Wide variety of Medical Diagnosis, Most patients we see come from the ICU, especially the MICU
  • Patients requiring medication regimens
  • Patients with impaired respiratory status
  • Patients requiring airborne, contact and/or droplet precautions
  • Patients requiring nutritional support
  • Patients requiring wound and skin care
  • Diagnostic procedures including thoracentesis, lumbar punctures, central line placement, paracentesis, angio-cath insertion, pacemaker and collection of specimens
  • Patients requiring N/G suction
  • Patients requiring cardiac monitoring
  • Patients with GI abnormalities
  • Severe Sepsis
  • Bi-Pap machines ( external vent)
  • CHF
  • Multi-Organ Failure points.

Qualifications
* Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) required

* RN license required

* Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required

Note: If you have less than 6 months of experience, we recommend that you apply to our nursing internship program. Internships are available for new graduates and experienced nurses in a variety of specialties. New classes begin in January, June, and September.

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