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RN Registered Nurse - 4, 6, or 8 Week Project Roles

AMMON Staffing Baton Rouge, LA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $45 to $50 Hourly
  • Contractor
  • Benefits: dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

IMMEDIATE need for RN's in the BATON ROUGE, LA area!!

PURPOSE:Under general supervision, provides routine nursing care within the limits of nursing knowledge, education, licensure, experience and ethical, legal standards of care. Carries out all duties while maintaining compliance and confidentiality and promoting the mission and philosophy of the organization.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrates best practices and quality care.
  • Assesses the physical, social, and emotional needs of patients and families.
  • Teaches and counsels patients and families concerning heath assessment and care including prevention of disease and health maintenance.
  • Accurately and completely reports and documents status, care rendered, response to care, provider orders, contacts with patient and/or other healthcare providers.
  • Accurately and completely performs patient follow-up activities including laboratory results and diagnostics, appointments, referrals, medications, and call backs.
  • Calls pharmacy with prescription refills as prescribed by and under the direction of the physician.
  • Participates in orienting, training, and guiding team members.
  • Assesses and prioritizes medical needs via telephone and directs patients to appropriate and necessary care.
  • Guides evaluation including instructing patient/caller how to evaluate normal/abnormal symptoms, effectiveness of treatment and when to call back.
  • Documents symptoms/complaints, nursing assessment, advice and patient/caller response.
  • Follows policies, procedures, and protocols to ensure consistency and departmental effectiveness as well as improve health care outcomes of patients/callers and their access to appropriate health care.
  • Collects data and make assessments, develops a working diagnosis, determines interventions and disposition per guidelines.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.

Experience: Two (2) or more years of clinical experience preferred (within the last five (5) years). Experience working in the related specialty preferred. Telephone triage experience preferred. Previous experience in an ambulatory, hospital, or home health setting preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Skill in nursing practices within the scope of responsibilities assigned to this role.
  • Ability to manage multiple nursing activities simultaneously with frequent interruptions in a fast –paced environment .
  • Ability to have excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to respond appropriately to emergency situations.
  • Ability to apply nursing principles, practices and techniques.
  • Ability to exercise initiative and judgment in selecting proper treatment.
  • Ability to engage others, listen and adapt response to meet others’ needs.
  • Ability to align own actions with those of other team members committed to common goals.
  • Ability to collaborate with other groups and departments to reach common goals.
  • Ability to continuously adapt and contribute to meet growth and market needs of the company and own career.
  • Excellent computer and keyboarding skills, including familiarity with Windows.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities.
  • Ability to perform job duties in a professional manner at all times.
  • Ability to understand, recall, and communicate, factual information.
  • Ability to understand, recall, and apply oral and/or written instructions or other information.
  • Ability to organize thoughts and ideas into understandable terminology.
  • Ability to apply common sense in performing job.
  • Ability to understand and follow instructions and guidelines.

Required Certificate/License: Current license as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Louisiana and current AHA approved Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course completion card. Will be required to maintain a current registered nursing license and CPR certification during employment.

Work Schedule: As needed basis (PRN). Sample schedule (AVAILABLE) below:

6PM - 6AM, 4, 6 or 8 week project roles, etc.

 

Company Description
We are a local, family owned, and operated staffing firm located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. AMMON Staffing has been providing temporary and direct-hire staffing solutions to our clients throughout Louisiana for the past 36 years. At AMMON Staffing, we provide opportunities to our associates with our Medical clients throughout the areas we serve.

AMMON Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: AMMON Staffing is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.

All employment decisions at AMMON Staffing are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. AMMON Staffing will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.

AMMON Staffing

Why Work Here?

We are a local, family owned, and operated staffing firm located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana since 1984.

We are a local, family owned, and operated staffing firm located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. AMMON Staffing has been providing temporary and direct-hire staffing solutions to our clients throughout Louisiana for the past 36 years. At AMMON Staffing, we provide opportunities to our associates with our Medical clients throughout the areas we serve. AMMON Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: AMMON Staffing is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at AMMON Staffing are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. AMMON Staffing will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.

Address

5353 Essen Lane
Baton Rouge, LA
USA

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