Nov 11, 2021

Travel RN - Emergency Room

  • Vighter LLC
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Health Care Professional Services Program Management

Job Description

Position Description:

Title: Registered Nurse Emergency Department

Location: Pennsylvania

Duration: 13 26 Week assignment with possible extension

Job Summary:

Vighter is recruiting a contract Registered Nurses to perform emergency duties in Pennsylvania. Emergency nurses provide rapid assessment and treatment to patients in the initial phase of illness or trauma and often in life-threatening situations.

Reports to :

Project Manager

Principle Accountabilities:
  • Being ready to respond and equipped to deal with a medical emergency
  • Quickly assessing patient needs
  • Treating critical injuries, allergic reactions and trauma
  • Performing minor medical operations
  • Cleaning wounds
  • Drawing blood
  • Maintaining emergency room care standards
  • Assisting with insurance paperwork
  • Ensuring the efficiency of the patient check-in process
  • Displaying strong decision-making skills in emergency scenarios


Qualifications :
  • Evidence of graduation from baccalaureate, associate, or diploma nursing program in nursing for registered nurse.
  • Current unrestricted PENNSYLVANIA license to practice as a registered nurse. Any other state license will not be accepted.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Trauma Nursing Core Curriculum (TNCC)
  • EPIC software experience required


Other Qualifications:
  • Shall not have been convicted of a felony
  • Shall be able to read, write, and speak English
  • Shall be able to operate a personal computer utilizing Microsoft applications, such as Explorer, Outlook, Word, Excel, etc. so as to efficiently create and/or utilize an Electronic Medical Record


Experience:
  • Two years of ED experience


Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Must be able to sit for more than 8 hours per day
  • Must be willing to work overtime if necessary
  • Must be able to use an elevator or walk up and down stairs
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds and carry up to 10 feet
  • Must be able to routinely grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbows/knees and reach above and below shoulders
  • Must be able to read and interpret handwritten and typewritten print
  • Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background investigation
  • Must be able to pass a urine drug screen


Travel:
  • This is a travel assignment with an initial travel and weekly stipend allowance to cover expenses related to travel to include but not limited to: flights, lodging, and per-diem for meals


Vighter, LLC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

States

PA

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