RN TRAVELER - Surgical Unit, up to $62/hr!

Virginia Beach, VA
Mar 20, 2018
May 23, 2018
Full Time
Job Description:
RN TRAVELER - Medical-Surgical Unit, Up to $62/hr!

Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital in Virginia Beach, Virginia is seeking a RN Traveler to work in our Medical - Surgical Unit.

This is a 13-week assignment

RN must have 2 years of experience in a Medical - Surgical Specialty

About this Unit: 4 East is a 16 bed inpatient nursing unit. We provide quality care to adult medical/surgical patients who are acutely ill or injured. We specialize in post-operative surgical patient care. The most common types of clinical conditions include Diverticulitis, crohns, ulcerative colitis, colitis, fistulas e.g. colorectal, kidney injury, sepsis, pneumonia, asthma, and diabetes. General surgery include Davinci Robotic surgery for colon, urology, and gyn surgeries. Urology including TURB, continuous bladder irrigation, and stent placement. Gynecology surgeries inclusive of bladder/colon resections. Mastectomies and variable staging of breast reconstruction and unit will also see some trauma patients.

About Sentara: Sentara Healthcare has grown slowly throughout Virginia and North Carolina. We have reached out to industry leaders and joined forces, and we now operate more than 100 sites of care, including 12 acute care hospitals - seven in Hampton Roads Virginia, one in Northern Virginia, two in the Blue Ridge region of Virginia, one in southern Virginia and one in North Carolina.

About Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital: Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is a 276-bed acute care facility that has a long history of commitment to the city, offering specialized, tertiary services. It is the region's only Level III Trauma Center and home to the Sentara Heart Center. Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital offers many advanced clinical services. The hospital specializes in orthopedics, neurosurgery, thoracic and colorectal surgery and sleep disorders. Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is one of the region's accredited stroke centers.

Enjoy this 13-week assignment working in a resort town! The coastal city of Virginia Beach lies where the Chesapeake Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean with 14 miles of open public beaches with no fees and steps away from the calming waters of the bay. You will find myriad festivals, cultural events; live concerts on the sands, music on the boardwalk stages, magicians, and holiday light celebrations all at the Virginia Beach Ocean Front. Rent a beach cruiser on the boardwalk, tour the Cape Henry Lighthouse, and visit the Virginia Marine Science and Old Coast Guard Museum. Activities go through all seasons and most are free! Enjoy fresh seafood, pastas, steaks, and outdoor patio tap house restaurants. Visit the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains that are about 3 hours away on your day off.

The Registered Nursing (RN) is responsible to perform a competent level of nursing care as demonstrated by the critical thinking model known as the nursing process. The standards of practice (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, coordination of care- teaching and health promotion and evaluation) along with the standards of professional performance (ethics, culturally congruent practice, communication, collaboration, leadership, education, evidence- based practice /nursing research, quality, evaluation, resource utilization, and environmental health) encompass the actions and foundation of professional nursing. The RN possesses clinical knowledge and skills to meet standards as required by specific clinical areas.

Education Level
RN-Associate's Degree OR
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR
RN-Diploma (Non-degree) OR
RN-Doctorate Level Degree OR
RN-Master's Level Degree

None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

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