Medical Surgical Registered Nurse

Totalmed Pittsburgh , PA 15201

Posted 2 weeks ago

Premium Travel Medical Surgical (Med Surg) Assignments $4,950 Weekly!

Location: Wisconsin

TotalMed is seeking experienced Registered Nurses (RN) specializing in Medical Surgical (Med Surg) . These assignments are 13-week travel assignments with both day and night shifts available.

Responsibilities:

Administer nursing care to ill, injured, or disabled patients
Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans
Monitor and report changes in patient symptoms or behavior
Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient care
Educate patients about health maintenance and disease prevention
Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
Maintain accurate patient medical records
Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members

Position Requirements:

Registered Nurse Licensure
1-2 Years of previous experience
Familiarity with medical software and equipment
Ability to build rapport with patients
Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

Benefits:

Medical Benefits: Protect yourself, your spouse or domestic partner, and children from the start with our day-of-hire health insurance
Dental: Stay with your favorite dentist for everything from routine cleanings to orthodontia for your kids
Vision: Keep your vision 20/20 with our comprehensive coverage for exams, contacts, and eyeglasses
Short and Long-Term Disability: Protect yourself and your family from unexpected illness or injury with our elective disability insurance
Life Insurance: Keep your mind off of the worst case scenario with our robust life insurance policies
401(K): Enjoy the peace of mind that comes from enrolling in the best 401(k) plan in the industry

PLUS:

Generous tax-free stipends!
Join our new Travel for Life Referral Program and earn $1 for every hour your friend or colleague works for as long as you work at TotalMed!

Rely on the support of the TotalMed family. You put a lot on the line as a travel nurse, and with TotalMed, you'll always get the support and info you need, when you need it.

Experience the TotalMed Difference - Apply Today!

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