Medical Surgical Nurse - Travel - (MS RN) Lexington, KY

American Mobile Healthcare Lexington , KY 40598

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description: & Requirements

Medical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)

StartDate: 03/08/2021Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $2575.00 - 2847.00

Saint Joseph Hospital is a 433-bed facility located in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1877, a small group of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Kentucky, led by Sister Euphrasia Stafford, began their health ministry. Their mission was to provide compassionate care to the poor and underserved - a tradition still carried out today. Saint Joseph Hospital primarily serves central and eastern Kentucky with a full range of services, including distinguished awards for cardiology, orthopedics and stroke care.

Required Qualifications



KY or compact license

Preferred Qualifications

previous travel

Facility Location

Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", Lexington has a distinct Thoroughbred breeding and racing culture. The city is also home to the University of Kentucky, whose men's basketball team is often noted as one of the best in the NCAA with eight championships and one of the most winning programs in college basketball history. Here you'll also find a wide array of historical sites, including Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate, and various cultural festivals, the most popular of which are the Mayfest Arts Fair and the Festival of Bluegrass.

Job Benefits

At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:

  • Competitive pay rates

  • Free, quality, private housing

  • Medical, Dental, Vision

  • 401(k) and Flex Spending

  • Life Insurance

  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage

  • Free Continuing Education

  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. American Mobile Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

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Medical Surgical Nurse - Travel - (MS RN) Lexington, KY

American Mobile Healthcare