Registered Nurse - Medical Surgical
Company: A-Team Solutions
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Operating Room/Ambulatory Care/MedSurg opening in Reno, Nevada.
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Place of Performance:
A-Team Solutions is seeking Medical Surgical Registered Nurses for
the VA Hospital in Reno, NV. Start will be upon approval and
credentialing. Contract is full-time 6 months. All Shift Times
Medical-Surgical Nurse is a professional nurse who provides
holistic approach to the
care of the patients requiring acute medical or surgical
interventions. The Nurse
functions both dependently and independently with guidance and
direction from the
Utilized the nursing process and an inter-disciplinary approach to
provide direct, continuous, comprehensive patient care.
Perform nursing functions related to physician prescribed
Assist patient with activities of daily living.
Administer medications and IV therapies in compliance with local
Obtains patient history and pertinent family histories.
Assess patients and plan appropriate nursing care.
Document plan of care and care provided in patient's medical
Verify transcriptions of physician's orders, no verbal orders are
to be accepted.
Carry out prescribed physician orders and document in patient's
Communicate pertinent patient data to charge nurse and or physician
Re-assess patient's condition and revise plan of care based on
identified nursing problem.
Assess and document patient's response to medications and
Recognize and initiate appropriate measures in emergencies and
assist with surgical/diagnostic procedures.
Instruct patient/family regarding prescribed medications/therapies
and surgical/diagnostic procedures.
Assess patient/family knowledge level, implement plan of
instructions and record patient/family demonstrated level of
Care for patients with a variety of catheters and prostheses.
Participate in discharge planning.
Be able to initiate life saving measures in the absence of a
Maintain neat and clean personal appearance with professional
Consistently, apply VA customer service standards, demonstrating
helpful, courteous, and respectful conduct at all times.
Respect patient rights, including but not limited to visual and
· Contractor nurses will be assigned based on patient care needs
· All registered nurses shall have at least three (3) years current
in an acute care, medical/surgical unit in an urban, academic
Center setting exclusive of agency assignments.
· Education requirements: Graduate of a school of professional
approved by the appropriate State-accrediting agency and accredited
by one of the following accrediting bodies at the time the program
completed by the applicant: The Accreditation Commission for
Nursing (ACEN) or The Commission on Collegiate Nursing
(CCNE). Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or in related field or a
degree in Nursing or in related field is highly preferred.
· Agency nurses assigned to BVAMC Medical/Surgical units can expect
work 12-hour shifts, with alternating weekend shifts preferred.
· The minimum requirement for all registered nurses assigned to a
Medical Surgical unit shall include a current unrestricted
registered nurse license
from any State, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto
a territory of the United States and a current Cardiopulmonary
Resuscitation (CPR)/Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate accredited
A-Team Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not
discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin,
gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or
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