JOB REQUIREMENTSIntermediate Medical Care Unit/IMCU Registered Nurse (RN) Travel JobRegistered Nurse in the Intermediate Medical Care Unit, care for patients who need a moderate level of attention. Patients , in this unit, aren t as self-sufficient as those in standard in-patient rooms, but they are not as critical as those in the Intensive Care Unit.Intermediate Medical Care Unit/IMCU RN Responsibilities:
IMCU nurses treat patients who are suffering from serious conditions, such as diabetes mellitus, electrolyte imbalances, renal failure, liver failure, gastrointestinal bleeds, blood disorders, cancer, sepsis, respiratory distress or multi-system organ failure
The IMCU RN assess each patient s needs individually and collects relevant data, such as temperature, blood pressure and pain levels, according to the facility s prescribed procedure.
Conduct ongoing assessments of each patient s status in accordance with the facility s requirements.
Perform physician prescribed treatments in a timely manner
Communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, and coworkers, being an advocate for the patient at all times
Evaluate patient s response to care and initiate independent and/or collaborative changes where appropriate
Perform other patient interventions described by the patient s individualized treatment plan.
Provide individualized education for the patient, family, and or caregiver throughout the continuum of care.
Prepare equipment and assists physician during examination and treatment of patient
Records all care information accurately and completely and in accordance with guidelines established for Registered Nurses
Performs other position related duties as assigned
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.
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:
Short and Long Term Disability
Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE
Private housing and housing allowance
Personal Career Coach
Extremely competitive personalized pay package
This state of the art general medical and surgical hospital located in central Charleston, WV, is complete with 833 beds and acts as a teaching hospital to provide the nation with next level nurses and doctors. The medical center is home to one of the top heart programs in the United States, the only kidney transplant facility in all of West Virginia, Charleston s only accredited sleep center, and offers orthopedic trauma services. This facility provides the surrounding community with the highest level general trauma center in the area.
Charleston is the flourishing capital of West Virginia. Home to National Public Radio's Mountain Stage, teeming with art galleries, free musical performances, hands-on experiences, and local theater to explore. Each summer you can experience 10 days of 130 events and 360 performances during FestivALL. Check out Big Sky surround movies at the Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences, have fun geo-caching on the Capitol grounds, enjoy a West Virginia Power baseball game, or relax with a picnic at Coonskin Park. The 9,300 acre Kanawha State Forest offers year-round opportunities to get back to nature. Charleston is a gateway to all that is wild and wonderful about the Mountain State, including world class whitewater rafting, zip lining, mountain climbing, biking, ATV trails, artisan destinations and heritage sites. Charleston also has trendy bars with live music every day of the week.
ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCAREGIFTED 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!
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