Medical Surgical Nurse - Travel - (MS RN) - Bakersfield, California - NurseRecruiter.com

Travel/Contract Nursing Job in
Bakersfield , California

  • Employer: Onward Healthcare
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Medical Surgical

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Job Description & Requirements
Medical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)
StartDate: 01/07/2019Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $1537.00 - 1695.00

This position presents an opportunity to join an elite team of passionate physicians and nurses within the Medical Surgical (MS) unit. This unit sees a wide variety of conditions including endocrine, wound care, neurology and gerontology as well as patients undergoing basic recovery care. Your expertise will be utilized for high level care within the traditional Medical Surgical unit setting. MS RN's can expect to enhance their professional experience while providing top notch patient care to those most needing it.

Required Qualifications
1. CA license (number and expiration date)
2. 3 years of recent experience in specialty
3. BLS, NIHSS

About the Facility
Since opening its doors in 1956, this hospital has undergone massive growth as a healthcare institution, transforming from a small community medical center to a full fledged regional hospital offering care to patients from all over the Bakersfield and Kern River regions. The 426-bed facility offers a full range of primary services and many specialties, including a cardiovascular program, family care center and neonatal unit. The hospital frequently receives commendations for sterling service, including most recently being awarded with the HealthGrades distinction for Patient Safety Excellence.

Facility Location
Surrounded by mountain ranges, wildflowers and the Kern River, Bakersfield is the ideal destination for anyone seeking an abundance of recreational opportunities. Hike the neighboring Sierra Nevada Mountains, enjoy whitewater rafting or kayaking, or explore the vibrant downtown district. Boasting a dynamic musical community, the city is also known as the birthplace of the country music genre known as the “Bakersfield sound.”

Job Benefits
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:



Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits


Medical plans with dental and vision


Complimentary, high-quality private housing


401(k) and flex spending options


Life insurance


Accident and short-term disability coverage


Free continuing education (CE) courses


Travel allowances


Guaranteed pay program


Tuition discount program


Referral bonuses




About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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Job Requirements

Please see job description.

Location

Bakersfield, California

Employment Type

Travel/Contract

Employer

Onward Healthcare

Date Posted

Dec 14th, 2018

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