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Travel Nurse RN - Orthopedics

Company: NurseFly
Location: Fresno
Posted on: May 17, 2020

Job Description:

Valley Medical Staffing is seeking a travel nurse RN Orthopedics for a travel nursing job in Fresno, California:



  • Specialty: Orthopedics
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: 05/26/2020
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, days


    Additional information: Valley Medical Job ID #11906234. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined. Posted job title: CA-Med Surg Nurse-Day Shift .

    Job SummaryProvides direct and indirect patient care in the Med Surg Unit. Communicates with physicians/Nurse Supervisor/co-workers, as appropriate about changes in patient s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.Reasonable Accommodation StatementTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising patient care.Minimum Education and Work ExperienceCompletion of an accredited registered nursing program.ACLS and BLS Certificate requiredOne year of acute care experience preferred.Required SkillsAbility to maintain collaborative working relationships to ensure a positive and productive work environment.Ability to plan and prioritize work with frequent interruptions.Ability to provide exceptional customer service.Effective verbal and written communication skills.Knowledge and proficiency of hospital information technology applications.Required Licenses/Certifications[California, United States] Registered Nurses Current California nursing licenseMinimum Standards Time & Attendance (see FSH Time & Attendance Policy) Professional Appearance (see FSH Dress Policy)Staff meetings (90%)Annual RequirementsMock Code Blue (min. 2 per year if applicable)PPD/TB ScreenAnnual CompetenciesFlu VaccineLicense/CertificationsCompliance TrainingEssential FunctionsDemonstrates the ability to perform interventions and provide services to the level of licensure as defined by the Nurse Practice Act of the Board of Registered Nursing of California.Ability to perform a head-to-toe assessment on all patients and reassessments as per policy. This includes: pediatric, geriatric and the general patient population.Ability to revise plan of care as indicated by the patient's response to treatment and evaluate overall plan daily for effectiveness.Consults other departments as appropriate to provide for an interdisciplinary approach to the patients needs.Coordinates and supervises patient care as necessary.Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.Able to interpret data about the patients status in order to identify each patients age specific needs and provide care needed by the patient group.Documentation meets current standards and policies.Knowledge of medications and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition. Follows the five (5) medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors.Communicates with Social Service/Discharge Planner regarding both in hospital and post discharge needs.Interacts professionally with patient/family and involves patient/family in the formation of the plan of care. Treats patients and their families with respect and dignity. Identifies and addresses psychosocial, cultural, ethnic and religious/spiritual needs of patients and their families. Functions as liaison between administration, patients, physicians and other healthcare providers.Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.Demonstrates ability to use SBAR Format when giving report from any other medical professional.Other duties as assignedPhysical DemandsLift up to 10 pounds- 2/3 and more of timeLift up to 25 pounds- 1/3 to 1/2 of timeLift up to 50 pounds- up to 1/3 of timeLift more than 100 pounds- up to 1/3 of time with assistancePush/Pull- 1/3 to 1/2 of timeReach with hands and arms- 1/3 to 1/2 of timeSit- 1/3 to 1/2 of timeStand- 2/3 and more of timeStoop, kneel, crouch or crawl- up to 1/3 of timeTalk or hear- 2/3 and more of timeTaste or smell- up to 1/3 of timeUse hands to finger, handle or feel- 2/3 and more of timeWalk- 1/3 to 1/2 of time Work EnvironmentBody fluid exposure- YesFine Dexterity- Both (3-4 hours)Grasping: simple/light- Both (3-4 hours)Grasping: firm/heavy- Both (3-4 hours)Hearing- Ability to hear alarms on equipmentHearing- Ability to hear instructions from physician/department staffHearing- Ability to hear patient callRepetitive use of foot control- Both (5-6 hours)Repetitive use of hands- Both (5-6 hours)Risk of electrical shock- up to 1/3 of timeTypical noise level- Moderate NoiseWork near moving mechanical parts- up to 1/3 of time

    Additional Information:BILLING POLICY: Facility uses "blended rates" so the all inclusive rate will be billed for all 12 hours, on a twelve hour shift. The overtime rate will apply to any hours worked by the professional in excess of 40 hours per week, or in excess of 12 hours in a given day. We have 13 OR Rooms and a surgical (med/surg) floor for post surgical patients.



    • ***Work week is Saturday morning at 12:01am through the following Friday night at 11:59pm***


      Billi.

      As a Travel Nurse with Valley Medical Staffing youll expand your nursing career, enjoy the highest pay, excellent benefits and have access to travel nursing jobs in California and throughout the U.S.

      What makes Valley Medical Staffing the best travel nursing company to work for? It is simple; experience. Our team of experienced travel nurse specialists understand the challenges of nursing and take the time to understand your needs and match you with the right job..

      This job is also widely searched as a registered nurse, rn, nurse, travel nurse, nurse rn, rn nurse, travel nurse rn, nursing, travel rn, orthopedics nurse.

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