Registered Nurse – IMMEDIATE NEEDS

Job Summary

Nationalhcs is seeking qualified Registered Nurse (RN) professionals to fill positions at a developmental center in Morganton, NC.

Specifics

  • IMMEDIATE NEED
  • 12-week renewable assignments
  • Shifts:
    • Sun-Sat 12-hr shifts (7a-7p)
    • Sun-Sat 12-hr shifts (7p-7a)

Description of Work

  • Conduct intake assessments through interviews with patients and relatives to gather case history
  • Plan and provide nursing care for patients
  • Make nursing diagnoses of the medical and emotional status of patients and recommends treatment options
  • Consult with staff in designing appropriate treatment plans for clients
  • Administer and note reactions to medications. Arrange further medical attention when necessary.
  • Assist the patient in understanding the nature of diagnosis and accepting the need for treatment
  • Assist in maintaining a safe and secure environment for staff and patients
  • Test for vital signs of pain and ensures treatments of pain
  • Document all patient information on medical charts and follow physicians' written orders
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation of patient treatments, immunizations, and laboratory results according to standard medical record keeping
  • Perform administrative assignments such as filing, answering phones, typing, and completing progress notes in the computer system

Requirements

  • Active/Clear NC professional nurse licensure
  • Minimum 1-year experience
  • Direct care experience within the previous year
  • Ability to follow care plans and/or clinical orders
  • Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, physical exam, immunizations, and other agency screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other Client screening/application requirements

Benefits

  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program
  • Ask your Talent Acquisition Specialist for additional benefits and further details