RN - Med / Surg

Location: Birmingham, AL

Type of Job: Travel or Local Contract

Job Description

A Med/Surg Registered Nurse performs a variety of duties from entry to discharge with a patient. Med/Surg Registered Nurses work directly with patients and also may assist a physician with procedures. A Med/Surg Registered Nurse can handle the duties of a charge nurse when needed.

Responsibilities

As a Med/Surg RN your responsibilities include:
  • Handling patient admissions and assessments.
  • Distributing prescribed medications.
  • Documenting patient care regarding procedures and test results.
  • Carrying out physicians orders.
  • Review labs and the results of other tests.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Med/Surg RN within the past two years.
  • Active RN License in good standing.
  • Up to date Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
  • Negative Drug Screen.

Benefits

  • Weekly Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • AFLAC
  • Referral Bonus
  • Renewal Bonus
  • 401-K
  • Joint Commission Certified

Birmingham, AL

Known as the "Heart of Dixie," Alabama is the perfect place for a Travel Nurse to soak up the warm weather, gorgeous scenery, and hospitality of the South.  The outdoor enthusiast can explore more than 22 state parks and famous historic trails including the Natchez Trace Parkway, Selma to Montgomery National Historic Trail, and Trail of Tears National Historic Trail.

As a traveling RN, you'll definitely want to relax in Gulf Shores or Orange Beach while soaking up the southern sunshine along miles of white sand beaches on the Gulf of Mexico. If you are a seafood lover and find yourself there in the fall, be sure to check out Gulf Shores' very own National Shrimp Festival. 

For those who seek to explore the city life while on a Traveling RN assignment, Birgminham and Montgomery feature food, music, art, and culture to rival any US city. Stop at Birmingham's Splash Adventure for respite from the hot summer days. 

If you think it's time to experience southern charm for yourself, call us at Nurses PRN to discuss available RN contracts. Whether it's historic hiking trails, relaxing beaches, or city life calling your name, Alabama could be the next place for you. 

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Licensing Board: http://www.abn.state.al.us/