Registered Nurse - ER Job in Gretna, LA

Location
Gretna, LA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 12, 2020
Closes
Mar 02, 2020
Contract Type
Travel
Hours
Full Time
JOB REQUIREMENTS

Emergency Room (ER/ED) Registered Nurse Local Job
Emergency Room nurses provide care for patients with various types if illness or trauma requiring emergency attention. The ER RN must be able to recognize and treat life-threatening conditions.Emergency Room/ ER/ ED RN Responsibilities:
  • The Emergency Room Registered Nurse records present symptomology, as well as a thorough patient history. He or she assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans in coordination with other healthcare team members
  • Manages care of patients experiencing life threatening problems
  • Performs triage interventions
  • The ED RN Manages basic life support needs and stabilizes patients until physician is available, based upon nursing standards and protocol
  • Records patients vital signs
  • Works with physicians to assist in exams, diagnostic testing, and treatments
  • Provides IV therapies
  • Treats wounds
  • ER RNs provide exceptional bedside care
  • Prepare, administer, and records prescribed medications
  • The Emergency Department Registered Nurse reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments
  • It is the responsibility of the ED RN to report suspected abuse to appropriate agencies
  • Initiates patient education plan as prescribed
  • Performs other position related duties as assigned
  • Provides education and support to patient family members
  • Assesses on an ongoing basis, the patients physical and emotional wellbeing

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!
  • Refer a nurse for this position and earn up to $1500 referral bonus when he/she completes a minimum of 8-week assignment. Refer a nurse for a PRN position, and earn $250 once he/she completes three shifts.
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Premium pay
  • Same Day or Weekly Pay
  • Ability to work in premier facilities
  • Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
  • Access to Social Worker 24-7
  • Group Health insurance benefits:
    • Medical Plan
    • Dental Plan
    • Vision Plan
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • AD&D Insurance

Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE
  • Private housing and housing allowance
  • Personal Career Coach
  • Extremely competitive personalized pay package

FACILITY DETAILS
Located on the mighty Mississippi River, this 180-bed general medical and surgical acute care facility is part of a larger health care system. The center offers comprehensive medical services provided by a multi-disciplinary team including more than 500 board-certified or board eligible physicians, highly trained nursing staff, and other skilled allied-health professionals. As a nationally recognized top 100 hospital through U.S. News and World report they are continuous working to improve patient care.
New Orleans is one of the world’s most fascinating cities located on the Mississippi river bend, hence the name “The Crescent City”. It is home to a unique melting pot of culture, food, art and music. Stroll up and down Royal Street and take in the beautiful art and antique shopping; take a ride on the streetcar and see the magnificent St. Charles Avenue mansions; catch a Saints football game at the Superdome, and even enjoy a celebrated parade during the unique season of Mardi Gras. From world-famous restaurants and cuisine to some of the best local music in the world, New Orleans has something great to discover at every turn. New Orleans is heart, soul and spirit of Louisiana.

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE
GIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!

Do you remember why you became a RN, at GIFTED? We do!

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