The Eugene-Springfield Metropolitan area is characterized by beautiful natural scenery, notable coffee shops and microbreweries, avid college sports fans, and its environmentally and socially conscious residents. If you haven't yet experienced the unique identify of the Pacific Northwest, take it into consideration for your next travel nursing contract.
Oregon as a whole is a great destination for a travel nurse who wants to spend time in the great outdoors. Both Eugene and Springfield are surrounded buttes and trails that are ideal for hiking, biking, and taking in gorgeous mountain views. Even the paths through the developed areas of the city will take you along scenic rivers and through covered bridges.
Eugene-Springfield has a packed calendar throughout the year that will help you get out and explore your temporary home on your days off. Eugene's Saturday Market, the oldest of its kind in the US, is a huge open-air market that runs all year long. The Friday Artwalk is a monthly event during which galleries throughout the area have free entry. Beyond that, there are always countless museums, music venues, and restaurants to be explored.
The Oregon Country Fair is one of the Eugene-Springfield highlights with food, live entertainment, and vendors from all of Oregon. Nurses doubling as sports enthusiasts will be right at home with the University of Oregon fandom. Catch a Ducks football game at Autzen Stadium to experience one of the loudest sports venues in America. Whatever you're looking to get out of your travel contract, it can likely be found in this gorgeous setting. Give Nurses PRN a call to see what opportunities are available!
A Med/Surg Registered Nurse performs a variety of duties from entry to discharge with a patient. Med/Surg RN’s work directly with patients and also may assist a physician with procedures. A Med/Surg Registered Nurse can step in and perform the duties of a charge nurse when assigned.
As a Med/Surg RN your duties consist of:
- Doing patient admissions and assessments.
- Dispensing necessary medications.
- Documenting patient care regarding procedures and the results of their tests.
- Implementing doctors orders.
- Review labs and the results of other tests.
One year of experience as a Medical Surgical Nurse within the past two years.
- Active Nursing License in good standing.
- Up to date Basic Life Support from American Heart Association.
- Must pass pre-employment drug screen.