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Med/Surg travel RN needed in Wilkes Barre, PA

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Details

Location
Wilkes Barre, PA
Specialty
Med/Surg
License
RN
Shift
7P-7A
Start Date
ASAP

Description

Med Surg RN needed for a 13 week contract. Environment: 27-bed medical/surgical telemetry unit offering a challenging and professional work environment. We care for a diverse adult population that may include trauma, neurological, neurosurgical, respiratory, general surgery. We have 7-semi-private and 13 private rooms. 6 of these bed are utilized for long term EEG monitoring. Our current delivery model is primary nursing through the use of RNs, LPNs and Nursing Assistants. Our ratios tend to be 1:4 or 1:5 nurse-patient ratio. Assignments and staffing are re-evaluated on a 4-hour basis. We do Interdisciplinary Team Rounds on dayshift as well as Team Huddles on each shift. The unit has oversight from an Operations Manager, Team Coordinator, Nurse Educator, and 3 CEPs. Scheduling: We provide self-scheduling that is modified based on unit needs. Every other weekend and every other holiday. We will batch shifts together as much as possible. Ideal Candidate: Someone that can problem-solve quickly, detail-oriented, and is willing to be part of a team atmosphere. This person should have strong assessment skills, clinical skills, and is able to work with LPNs and NAs in a professional manner that also promotes interdepartmental growth and cooperation. Finally, this person should have ambition, enthusiasm, Independent, flexible and honesty. CMSRN and ACLS is preferred. However, this is not necessary. Additional Information:***Please Note -Your Agency s contract to your traveler MUST mirror the confirmation page. If your agency does not comply with this standard, your agency will be at risk of being removed from the Geisinger vendor set. No exceptions! Start Date Must be Identical. End Date Must be Identical. ***Please Note - All Requested Time Off (RTO) must be disclosed at the time of submission. If your agency or the traveler does not include all RTO in the submission form and adds it post confirmation, your agency will be at risk of being removed from the Geisinger vendor set. No exceptions! Time off requested after the acceptance date, will not be approved. Billing string = Medefis

General

Guaranteed Hours:
Yes
JCAHO Certified:
Yes
3 Words to Describe your Competitive Advantage:
Woman - Owned founded by an RN, 24 hour access and on call , competitive benefit packages

Insurance Benefits

Health Insurance Provided:
Yes
First-Day Health Insurance:
Yes
Professional Liability Insurance:
Yes
Coverage Between Assignments:
Yes

Financial Benefits

Licensing Reimbursement:
Yes
Flexible Payment Options:
Yes
Pay for Physical Exams:
Yes
Pay for Drug Testing:
Yes

Housing/Travel Benefits

Housing Provided:
Yes
Housing Stipend:
Yes
Flexible Housing or Furniture Options:
Yes
Rental Car or Stipend:
Yes