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Med Surg Travel Nurse

Job Summary:  

  • The RN Clinical Nurse I provides professional nursing care through skillful assessment diagnosis outcomes identification planning implementation and evaluation in accordance with facility or department policies procedures and/or protocols under the supervision of the nursing leader.
  • Assists in maintaining a safe work environment and performs all related job responsibilities in a safe manner. Maintains clinical and professional competency as appropriate to the population of patients served. 

Essential Functions:  

  •  Collects data pertinent to the healthcare consumers' health or the situation. Analyzes the assessment data to determine actual or potential diagnoses problems and issues. 
  •   Identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the healthcare consumer or the situation. Develops a plan that prescribes strategies to attain expected measurable outcomes.  
  • Implements the identified plan coordinates care delivery and employs strategies to promote health and a safe environment. 
  •   Delegates elements of care to appropriate healthcare workers in accordance with any applicable legal or policy parameters or principles.  
  • Evaluates progress toward attainment of goals and outcomes.  
  •  Practices in a manner that is congruent with cultural diversity and inclusion principles.  
  •  Communicates effectively in all areas of practice.  
  • Collaborates with healthcare consumers and other key stakeholders in the conduct of nursing practice. 
  •   Leads within the professional practice setting and the profession.  
  • Integrates evidence and research findings into practice. 
  •   Contributes to quality nursing practice. 
  •   Evaluates one's own and other nursing practice in relation to professional practice standards and guidelines relevant statutes rules and regulations.  
  •  Utilizes appropriate resources to plan provide and sustain evidence-based nursing services that are safe effective and fiscally responsible.  
  •  Practices in an environmentally safe and healthy manner.  
  • Practices ethically.  
  •  Promotes shared governance or facility decision making activities developing and nurturing research to positively affect clinical outcomes and promotion. 
  •  Physical Requirements Work requires walking standing sitting lifting reaching stooping bending pushing and pulling. 
  •  Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients' medical equipment and supplies.  
  • Must speak English in good understandable terms. 
  •  Intact sense of sight hearing smell and touch.  
  • Finger dexterity.  
  • Critical thinking and the ability to concentrate.  
  • Must be able to respond quickly to changes in inpatient and/or unit conditions. 
  •  Physical Abilities Testing required. 


  • Current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner in the state in which you work and reside or; if declaring a National License Compact (NLC) state as your primary state of residency meet the licensure requirements in your home state; or for Non-National License Compact states current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner required in the state where the RN works.
  • Primary Source Verification Required.
  • Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider status according to the American Heart Association. ACLS Required 


  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. BSN preferred. 

Med Surg Travel Nurse

Concord, NC
Early Career (2+ yrs experience)

Published on 05/06/2021

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