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Travel Nurse RN - Orthopedics - $2,340 per week

Company: Providence Health Care Staffing
Location: Lubbock
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Providence Health Care Staffing is seeking a travel nurse RN Orthopedics for a travel nursing job in Lubbock, Texas.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Orthopedics
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, days
  • Employment Type: Travel*********Must have travel experience, must have experience with level 1 trauma centers********** > 2 years of med/surg experience preferred**********CAN NOT LIVE WITHIN 75 MILES OF LUBBOCKPosition: Registered Nurse (Staff RN)Department: Medical Surgical Ortho--Job Location: --------------------------------------------Lubbock, TXShift:-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- DAYS, 7a - 7p----Status: --------------------------------------------------------------------Full TimeHours per week:-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 36 hours weekly----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------About UMCUMC, licensed for 500 beds, level 1 trauma center, and Magnet facility, is the leader in comprehensive healthcare delivery in West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. UMC is home to the region's only Level I Trauma Center, the Timothy J. Harnar Reginal Burn Center, the Southwest Cancer Center, and the UMC Children's Hospitals by delivery of state-of-the-art sophisticated patient care.--UMC serves as the primary teaching hospital for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC), to train tomorrow's healthcare professional.--UMC has a strong and enduring partnership with Texas Tech which helps assist UMC's mission and support Tech's academic pursuit of education and research.--UMC is accredited annually thorough Det Norsek Veritas (DNV), a national integrated accreditation for health care organizations.--UMC Health System employs over 4,000 individuals on our team.--The system has been honored among the Best Places to Work in Texas and is proud of their high patient and employee satisfaction.--We hope you will choose UMC Health System, where "Service is Our Passion"!UMC's Mission, Vision and Standards Include:Vision Statement: To Serve Our Patients in the Best Teaching Hospital in the CountryMission Statement: Service is our passion. We serve by providing safe, high quality care to all, achieving excellent financial performance, and training tomorrow's healthcare professionals.Standards of Excellence: Attitude, Communication, Responsiveness, Compassion, Teamwork, Ownership, Safety and Respect --Description/Scope of Service------3 West is a 33 bed Medical Surgical Orthopedic
    Trauma and Surgical Unit.--We provide
    quality patient care to a diverse patient population; young adults up to
    geriatrics, planned joint replacements to trauma, and patients admitted for
    other medical disease processes.--Our care model places focus on nurses delivering exceptional care and emphasizes a Primary Care Nursing model with nurse-to-patient ratios 4:1 or 5:1.----A multi-disciplinary approach to nursing care is utilized on 3W Ortho. Patient care providers will include Registered Nurses, Licensed Vocational Nurses, Nurse Assistants/Patient Care Assistants, Respiratory Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Pharmacists, Social Services, Case Managers, and Nursing Support Services. --ORIENTATION------------------UMC Hospital Orientation------------------UMC Nursing Orientation ------------------Electronic Documentation trainingIndividualized Unit Specific Orientation------------------Unit specific orientation is provided in addition to UMC's Hospital and Nursing Orientation. Qualifications------------------Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing ------------------Valid Texas Nursing License or Compact Licensure------------------Knows clinical and nursing standards and practices in according with the nursing scope and standards of practice as set forth by the American Nurses Association. ------------------Provides professional nursing care to patients and provides supervision and guidance to the members of the nursing staff.------------------Age specific knowledge is required when needed for appropriate patient care. ------------------Has working knowledge of organizational and nursing policies. ------------------Requires adequate hand/eye coordination and fine motor skills.------------------Talking and hearing is essential for communication.------------------Visual acuity is required to work with patients for observation, assessment, and electronic charting. ------------------Current CPR certification from American Heart Association ---- -- -- ----Customer service abilities including effective listening skills------------------Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment ------------------Ability to perform work that requires walking, sitting and standing most of the time while on duty. Occasional lifting or patients with assistance is required.------------------All employees must review, sign and utilize UMC's Standards of Excellence. Providence Health Care Staffing Job ID #230307. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.Benefits
    • Weekly pay
    • Holiday Pay
    • Guaranteed Hours
    • Medical benefits
    • Benefits start day 1

Keywords: Providence Health Care Staffing, Lubbock , Travel Nurse RN - Orthopedics - $2,340 per week, Healthcare , Lubbock, Texas

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