Travel Nurse - RN - LTC - Long Term Care
Scarborough, ME
Nurse Earth
Details
Profession Nurse
Type Travel
Specialties LTC - Long Term Care
Location Scarborough, ME
Shift 7AM-3:30PM
Duration 13 weeks
Start Date ASAP
Posted 01/08/2020
Travel RN LTC

Long Term Care provides 24-hour skilled nursing services for elderly residents and people with a chronic condition or a prolonged illness. Our staff is devoted to the creation of a comforting environment and is focused on helping each person achieve their highest level of independence and vitality.



Position Responsibilities:

RN consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan,
implement and evaluate patient care plans

Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications.

Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the
policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse

Patient assessment and records patient care data information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms
Assists patients with activities of daily living while maintaining feelings of independence and self-esteem
Familiarity and management of:Cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal, urinary, hematological, musculoskeletal, endocrine,Neurological, psychiatric/psychosocial, integumentary, sensory and pain problems
Prepares equipment and aids physician during examination and treatment of
patient.

Facilitates older adults’ active participation in all aspects of their own health care
Involves, educates, and when appropriate, supervises family/significant others in
implementing best practices for older adults

Attends to quality end-of-life care for older adults and their support system
Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment
setting

Requirements

Graduate of an accredited nursing program
Current nursing license, in good standing with the State licensing board


Minimum of one (1) year LTC experience required



Federal-, State- and GHR-required credentials current and on file
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Benefits

Weekly Hours 40

Blended Rate $38.25

Gross Weekly Pay $1,530.00

Taxable Per Hour $19.00

Lodging Weekly $490.00

Meals Weekly $280.00

About  Nurse Earth

We are Nurses.

Nurse Earth is a nurse exclusive recruitment company. We work with hospitals and medical facilities to find them the most accomplished nurses for their available positions. Nurse Earth utilizes a specialized vetting process by clinical staff to ensure that facilities find their optimal candidate and nurses feel that their professional interests are valued, honored, and respected in finding their ideal position.

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