During a travel nursing contract in Burlington, you'll have the chance to take in gorgeous views of the surrounding lakes and mountains through all four seasons while being in a vibrant city with an identity of its own. As the biggest city in Vermont, there is a ton to do in Burlington. On top of that, the surrounding landscape is perfect for all kinds of outdoor recreation.
Church Street is the center of the action in Burlington with shops, restaurants, and a regular mix of street performers filling the street. During Church Street Marketplace, four blocks are closed off and filled with live music, delicious food, and unique shopping. Keep an eye on Church Street's online calendar to track the many events that go on in the area throughout the year.
If you're the type of travel nurse who likes to relax outdoors during a travel contract, you'll feel right at home in Burlington. Lake Champlain is a key feature of the area that is worth exploring by boat or a day on North Beach. There is also a bike path going through the city and nearby mountains perfect for hiking during the warmer months and skiing or snowboarding during the Vermont winter.
Burlington hosts celebrations for practically everything. Winter Carnival boasts parades, ice sculptures, and sleigh rides through the city. Vermont Brewers Festival draws breweries from throughout the state to the waterfront to enjoy samples in a beautiful setting. Whatever you're looking for in your next travel contract, it's likely that this eclectic city has it. Give Nurses PRN a call to hear what's available in Burlington!
A Medical Surgical RN performs a variety of duties from entry to discharge with a patient. Medical Surgical RN’s work directly with patients and also may assist a physician with procedures. A Medical Surgical RN can step in and perform the duties of a charge nurse when needed.
As a Medical Surgical RN your duties consist of:
- Handling patient admissions and assessments.
- Giving needed medications.
- Logging patient care regarding procedures and the results of their tests.
- Carrying out doctors orders.
- Review labs and the results of other tests.
One year of experience as a Medical Surgical RN within the past two years.
- Active Nursing License in good standing.
- Current Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
- Negative Drug Screen.
2,000 hours in medical-surgical nursing in the past three years.