While it's most famous for Mount Rushmore National Monument, South Dakota has much more than that to offer to a traveling RN with a knack for the great outdoors or a desire to experience history and culture. Boasting nearly 60 state parks and recreational areas, South Dakota is the place to experience wildlife in a natural setting. Where else can you sit back and watch buffalo roam freely on The Great Plains?
Adventure-seeking travel nurses will love Custer State Park. The park's lakes are ideal for swimming and fishing while its many trails are popular with hikers and mountain bikers. The Missouri River, cutting through the state, provides beautiful views and endless water activities.
History buffs need to stop at Crazy Horse Memorial and literature lovers will jump at the chance to see the home of Laura Ingalls Wilder. When you're ready to take a break from the many outdoor pursuits available, sit back and enjoy some live music at Jazzfest in Sioux Falls.
When it's time to take in some excitement, there are rodeos throughout South Dakota that capture the true spirit of the West, and motorcycle enthusiasts will flock to Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, one of the largest in the world. If you're looking for a travel contract that brings some adventure, South Dakota could be an excellent choice. Call Nurses PRN to see what we have available!
The OR RN is responsible for helping surgeons in the OR. OR Nurses will prepare the room and the patient for the procedure and make certain that all medical equipment is clean and working correctly.
Operating Room Registered Nurse duties include:
- Assessing the health of the patient before, during and after the operation.
- Anticipate what the surgeons need and hand medical instruments and medical supplies to them during operations.
- Preserving and logging the items needed for laboratory examinations.
One year of experience as an Operating Room RN within the past two years.
- Current RN License in good standing.
- Current BLS from American Heart Association.
- Negative Drug Screen.