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ER RN - Emergency Room
Ref No.: 17-04976
Location: Richmond, California
Start Date: 10/23/2017


ER RN - Emergency Room
Currently seeking an ER RN for a position available now in California. Emergency Room Registered Nurses, ER, also known as Emergency Department RNs. They work as part of a team with physicians, other nurses and healthcare professionals to provide care, monitor health conditions, plan long-term care needs, administer medicine, use medical equipment, perform minor medical operations, and advise patients and their families on illness, care and continued care after a hospital stay.
 
Responsibilities of the ER Registered Nurse:
  • Nurses will need to assess a patient's health, as well as detect changes in symptoms, health or pain, and will need to know when action is necessary.
  • They should be sympathetic to a patient's needs, and be able to deal with people in various states of pain, trauma and tragedy.
  • Help doctors operate, administer medicines and work with specific treatments. Attention to detail is crucial.
  • Organizational Skills: Nurses will face multiple patients, with differing needs, stages of health and risks. Being organized and knowing how to prioritize will be helpful.
  • ER Nurses face urgent, life-or-death situations almost daily. Being able to function in the heat of emergency will be necessary.
  • Patience: Giving care under stressful circumstances requires patience.
  • Communication Skills: Nurses communicate directly with patients who are scared, in pain or in shock. Families will have questions and want answers. Good nurses need to be patient listeners and good communicators to help keep everyone calm and help them understand the situation.
Requirements of the ER Registered Nurse:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in an Acute Care Facility as an Emergency Room RN
  • BLS and ACLS Certifications
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Current active license as a RN to practice in the state of California
  • Strong ability to work well on a team
Preferred, but not required, ER RN experience:
  • PALS and TNCC Certifications
  • Computerized Charting experience
Benefits of working as an RN for UNITED Nurses include
  • Personalized Compensation Packages
  • Weekly Pay
  • Healthcare Benefits
United Health Care Staffing, Inc (www.uhcstaffing.com) is a full service healthcare staffing company. We specialize in providing contract, temp-to-perm, travel, per diem, and direct hire personnel across wide spectrum of rehabilitation service providers servicing in the areas of Hospitals, Skilled Nursing, School therapy, Out-patient clinics, private settings, Home health and ADHC’s.

For consideration, please contact Natasha Karihaloo, Account Manager: email Natasha@uhcstaffing.com