Travel Nurse ER RN position in Elkin, NC

LOCATION: Elkin, NC
POSITION: ER RN
DATE POSTED:
JOB LENGTH: 13 wks
SHIFT: Nights - 12 hrs
WEEKLY HOURS: 36
SCHEDULE: 7:00pm-7:00am with every other weekend
NOTE:  At least two  years of ED nursing experience required.  Must have completed at least one previous travel assignment.   Must have current/valid NC or Multistate RN licensure and current CPR, ACLS, and PALS certifications.  ASLS and TNCC preferred.  NIHSS required before start

Job Description

We're looking for Emergency Room RNs for an immediate travel nurse opening in Elkin, NC. The right RN should have 1-2 years recent acute care experience. Read below for more requirements.

As an ER Travel Nurse, you will work with a diverse team of caregivers to appropriately evaluate, triage and implement care using correct procedures and physician instructions. RNs should have experience and skill caring for patients in a fast-paced, urgent and emergency environment.

Emergency Room RNs will perform minor medical operations, advise patients and family on illnesses or injuries, and plan long-term care needs. Other responsibilities as an ER Travel Nurse include documenting medical history, checking for any allergies patients might have, obtaining patient vital signs, and monitoring patients’ emotional and physical well-being.

As an ER Travel Nurse, you should be prepared to perform the following tasks:

  • Provide basic bedside care.
  • Clean and bandage wounds.
  • Provide IV therapy.
  • Maintain supplies and medical equipment.
  • Report suspected abuse to appropriate agencies.
ER Travel Nurses should be able to stand and walk for long periods of time, as well as bend, lean and stoop without difficulty. RNs should be able to easily lift 20 pounds. Moving or lifting of patients may require lifting of up to 50 pounds at times. Because of the fast-paced environment, Emergency Room RNs must possess good skills for coping with stress and be able to relate to people of all ages and backgrounds.

Benefits

We offer all the benefits you need to be successful. Here are just a few of our nurses’ favorites:

  • Each of our travel nurses receives guaranteed pay, with no risk of call-offs due to low hospital census.
  • We cover the costs of all necessary licenses and credentials. When you travel with us, Your Way Is Paid.
  • We offer travel reimbursement of up to $1,000 to get you to your assignment.
  • Start earning paid sick leave from your first shift worked, and use it after 90 days of employment with us.
  • Take advantage of our Easy Stay housing program, company-provided housing that pays like a subsidy.

Our Benefits