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Bowling Green, KY

Registered Nurse – Ortho job in Bowling Green, KY

RN • Orthopedics
Start: 12/5/2021
Shift: Night
Duration: 13 weeks
Posted today

About the Assignment

Orthopedic/Ortho Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

Orthopedic (Ortho) Registered Nurses provide care to patients with diseases and disorders of the musculoskeletal system.

Orthopedic/Ortho RN Responsibilities:

  • Orthopedic RNs provide care to patients who have bone fractures, degenerative diseases, joint replacement surgery or other conditions that affect the bones and muscles.
  • Duties include but are not limited to; casting, external fixation care, neurovascular status monitoring, traction and continuous motion therapy.
  • Additional responsibilities consist of; assessing new patients, monitoring existing patient's conditions, providing treatments such as dressing changes and administering medications as ordered by the physician.
  • Monitors and records vital signs, monitors the surgical site and informs doctors of any changes with the patient’s condition.
  • Utilizes knowledge and skills to ensure patients remain as comfortable as possible.
  • Teaches patients new methods for performing personal tasks and provides them with information regarding assistance programs, support groups and other resources they may require.
  • Records all care information accurately and completely and in accordance with guidelines established for Registered Nurses
  • The Ortho RN performs other position related duties as assigned

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Guaranteed Hours
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Insurance Benefits

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

Financial Benefits

Licensing Reimbursement
CEU Reimbursement
Flexible Payment Options
Pay for Physical Exams
Pay for Drug Testing

Housing/Travel Benefits

Housing Provided
Housing Stipend
Flexible Housing or Furniture Options
Rental Car or Stipend
Cover Travel Expenses to the Assignment

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