Healthcare - Travel + Acute Care Nursing


Brooklyn, New York

Employment Type



WCS Healthcare has an up to $2,500/week on-going contract in a premier hospital in Brooklyn for an OR nurse on both the day and night shift for an on-going contract. This position will be a guarantee 36 hour work week.  Fast track credentialing

Compensation : $60 - $65
Job ID : 29599

Job Function:

  • Performs admission assessments evidenced by documentation on Nursing Care Plans and Nurses notes
  • Keeps the supervisor and/or designee informed of changes in patient's condition and/or treatments
  • Explains procedures to patient before they are performed
  • Acts rapidly and effectively during any emergency situation, managing self, patients, and other employees
  • Contributes to the evaluation of patient care through participating in unit performance Improvement activities
  • Interprets and implements treatment regimen as prescribed by Physician
  • Assists the Physician/Residents during treatments and/or diagnostic procedures
  • Makes observations of and reports patient's condition during treatments and procedures.
  • Provides and maintains a safe, clean, noise-controlled environment for patients to reduce stress and anxiety
  • Maintains vigilance over patients ensuring safety precautions/needs are followed (Side rails up, call lights and bedside stand within reach, etc.)
  • Provides a calm, quiet, restful atmosphere; communicates with the patient's family or caretakers
  • Maintains principles of universal precautions and infection control.
  • Participates in patient education
  • Provides the patient with explanation of his/her condition as indicated

Job Requirements:

  • Current license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State
  • Minimum of 1-2 years experience in a hospital setting
  • BLS


Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.





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