A new and great opportunity for an Med-Surg Nurse has opened up at a Critical Access facility in Southeastern New Mexico. This is a 50+ bed acute-care hospital with state-of-the-art technology and an amazing team of 400+ healthcare professionals to work with. Not to mention, they are a not for profit facility that has been serving the community for ages. They offer a broad range of medical services from cardiac services, to orthopedic surgeries.
The Med-Surg Nurse will be stationed in a fast moving, high-case volume floor being one of the highest needs in the nursing field. They will report directly up to the Manager of Med-Surg as well as the Director at certain times assisting all patients needs from pneumonia to traumatic brain injuries (CHF). It is important to note that this nurse must be ready to be on their feet in these pressing times and express compassion with each and every patient. Working alongside 10-20 other Med-Surg RN's, communication and completing tasks in a timely manner is extremely important. This team considers each other family, and will always have each others back!
Responsibilities of Med-Surg Nurse may vary, but will include;
- Monitoring each patients vital signs
- Providing education and support to each family and patient
- Administering medications, and helping with medical dressings
- Admitting new patients, and planning and coordinating discharges
- Assisting in post-treatment plans for patients
An RN license is required in the state of New Mexico to being considered for the Med-Surg Nurse opening with this facility as well as previous experience or practice in an acute-care facility (college graduated encouraged to apply). Alignment and knowledge of the facility and department goals being while being part of a non-profit organization is an important factor to know and understand logistics. If this organization sounds like a place you could see yourself working for and you meet the nursing credentials, submit your resume for immediate review before the holidays!
This small town in Southeastern New Mexico is well known for their stunning architecture, friendly community, and beautiful atmosphere. Their affordable living, and family oriented neighborhoods makes it a very desirable place to be with your family. Not to mention, the endless summer weather! If you thrive to live in an outdoorsy atmosphere with countless activities, and stunning views, this is without a doubt the place for you. This hospital is offering a competitive base salary for the Med-Surg Nurse with comprehensive benefits.