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Traveler RN Contract Med/Surg $70/hr & Potential $5000 Sign on Bonus

Company: Sentara Health
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Virginia Beach, VA


Work Shift
Third (Nights) (United States of America)

Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is currently is hiring an experienced Registered Nurse for the RN Traveler Temp position for their Med/Surg Nursing floor. Must have two or more years of current acute care hospital experience.

  • Virginia or Compact Multi-State License in good standing
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Night Shift

    $70 per hour and potential $5000 Sign on Bonusfor a 14 week contract. Eligible for $5000 Sign on Bonus living more than 50 miles from the facility working.

    If you would like to chat on line and just ask questions, please feel free to log into our Nurse Chat Monday throughThursday from 2:00pm to 3:00pm EST.
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    Department/Position Overview:

    4 East is a 19-bed Med/Surg unit related to acutely ill or injured. We care for patients related to
    • Davinci Robotic surgery for colon, urology, and gyn surgeries
    • Urology including TURB, continuous bladder irrigation, stent placement
    • Gynecology surgeries inclusive of bladder/colon resections
    • Vascular inclusive of amputations, femoral popliteal bypass, fistulas
    • Mastectomies and variable staging of breast reconstruction
    • Soft tissue traumas inclusive of gunshot/stab wounds, MVAs, chest tubes
    • Diverticulitis, Crohn s, ulcerative colitis, colitis, fistulas e.g. colorectal
    • Kidney injury, acute and chronic
    • Sepsis, pneumonia, asthma, diabetes

      Nurse-to-patient ratio? 1:5/6

      Click to hear Felicia tell us about a day in the life of a Registered Nurse (RN) with Sentara Healthcare.

      Facility Highlights:

      Click here to learn more about Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital!

      Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, Traveler, Temp, Virginia Beach, Monster, Talroo-Nursing, Med/surg, Medicine Unit, Post Surgical unit, #indeed Nursing

      Job Summary

      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.

      BSN or MSN preferred. Meets and maintains any requirements defined by specific specialty; Critical Care/IMCU ACLS within 1 year of hire; Emergency Care - ACLS & PALS or ENPC within 1 year of hire; Oncology Care ONS/ONCC or Sentara approved course Chemotherapy & Biotherapy Provider Card within 6 months of hire. Women's Care - Perinatal departments; NRP within 6 months of hire. Inpatient Pediatrics. PALS within 6 months of hire. All Direct Care RN's required to have BLS within 90 days of hire.


      N-2YR - RN-Associate's Degree (Required), N-3YR - RN-Diploma (Non-degree) (Required), N-4YR - RN-Bachelor's Level Degree (Required), N-6YR - RN-Master's Level Degree (Required), N-DN - RN-Doctorate Level Degree

      Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) - Certification - American Heart Association (AHA) RQI, Basic Life Support (BLS) - Certification - American Heart Association (AHA) RQI, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Certification - American Heart Association (AHA) RQI, Registered Nurse (RN) Multi State - Nursing License - Virginia Department of Health Professionals (VADHP), Registered Nurse (RN) Single State - Nursing License - North Carolina, Registered Nurse (RN) Single State - Nursing License - Virginia Department of Health Professionals (VADHP)


      Sentara Healthcare prides itself on the diversity and inclusiveness of its close to an almost 30,000-member workforce. Diversity, inclusion, and belonging is a guiding principle of the organization to ensure its workforce reflects the communities it serves.

      Per Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), some clinical environments require proof of education; these regulations are posted at for further information. In an effort to expedite this verification requirement, we encourage you to upload your diploma or transcript at time of application.

      In support of our mission to improve health every day, this is a tobacco-free environment.

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