We are seeking a skilled and compassionate Medical Surgical Nurse to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for patient care, a strong work ethic, and the ability to work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in healthcare, we encourage you to apply.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Deliver comprehensive patient care in a medical-surgical setting
  • Execute physician-prescribed medications and treatments
  • Monitor, record, and report patient vital signs and health progress
  • Collaborate with physicians and other healthcare providers to formulate and execute patient care plans
  • Educate patients and their families on disease management, treatments, and home care techniques
  • Maintain complete and updated patient records
  • Uphold hospital policies, procedures and comply with state and federal regulations

Job Brief:

The Medical Surgical Nurse plays a critical role in providing high-quality patient care in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. This role requires strong clinical skills, excellent communication abilities, and a commitment to patient safety and satisfaction. The Medical Surgical Nurse will work closely with physicians, other nurses, and support staff to ensure that patients receive the best possible care.

Detailed Responsibilities:

  • Assess patient's health condition and draft personalized care plans
  • Execute physician-prescribed treatments and medications, including IV therapy and wound care
  • Monitor, document, and report patient's vital statistics
  • Assist in diagnostic procedures, including blood draws and X-rays
  • Collaborate with the healthcare team to develop and execute patient care plans
  • Educate and support patients and their families about the disease, treatments, and self-care
  • Provide emotional comfort and support to patients and their families
  • Comply with hospital policies, procedures, and regulatory standards

Requirements and Skills:

  • Active nursing license in good standing
  • Bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN) preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a medical-surgical setting
  • Strong clinical skills, including IV therapy and wound care
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

This is a full-time position with varying shifts, including days, evenings, and weekends.

Medical-surgical patients can have a wide range of diagnoses and conditions, including post-operative care, chronic illnesses, and acute medical conditions.

We provide comprehensive orientation and ongoing training to ensure that all staff members have the skills and knowledge necessary to provide high-quality patient care.

Review and Approval:

This job description has been reviewed and approved by the appropriate personnel.