HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse RN Med/Surg PRN in New Orleans, Louisiana

Tulane Medical Center is one of the most acclaimed teaching, research, and medical centers in the country. Come make the move of a lifetime, living and working in exciting and historic New Orleans. You can be intimately involved in raising the art and science of patient care.

For more information about becoming a part of our premier team as a Medical Surgical RN, contact Nicole Matthews at ( Nicole.matthews2@hcahealthcare.com ) or apply today.

When it comes to patient care, we strive to be the healthcare provider of choice. When it comes to employee care, our goal is to be the employer of choice. Benefits include:

Paid Time Off Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance Flexible Spending Accounts Disability Benefits Aflac 401K Plan with employer match Direct Deposit Tuition Reimbursement Adoption Reimbursement Employee Discounts And more!

Med Surg Registered Nurse (RN)

The Medical Surgical Registered Nurse RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.

  • Carries out physician orders.

  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.

  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.

  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.

  • Instructs and educates patients and families.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.

  • Orients and mentors new staff members.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Required Job Qualifications include:

  • Current licensure as an Registered Nurse RN

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

Title: Registered Nurse RN Med/Surg PRN

Location: Louisiana-New Orleans-Tulane Medical Center

Requisition ID: 02560-10419