Medical Surgical Nurse

  • 228352
  • Registered Nurse
  • August 20, 2019
  • 1901 N. Hwy 87
  • Big Spring, TX 79720
  • 8 D/E
  • 26 Weeks
  • November 06, 2019
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $909 - $1,001*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Medical Surgical Nurse

Big Spring State Hospital is a 200-bed psychiatric hospital that provides hospitalization for people 18 years of age and older with psychiatric illnesses in a 58-county area in West Texas and the Texas South Plains. More than 2.1 million people live in this vast geographic region, which includes the major metropolitan areas of Amarillo, Lubbock, Big Spring, Abilene, Midland, Odessa and San Angelo. Big Spring State Hospital works in concert with local mental health community centers whose workers prescreen and refer people for admission. The hospital is managed by the Department of State Health Services. Here is a link to their website: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/mhhospitals/BigSpringSH/default.shtm

Required Qualifications

**26 Weeks Only, 8D/E shift only** TX RN LIC only (will not consider an HP with a compact state lic) BLS 200 bed psychiatric hospital--they are willing to train a MS RN for this position. 2 years MS

Facility Location

This picturesque town was founded in 1882. The specific landmark is the historical spring which provided life sustaining water for the Indians, as well as the wagon trains which traveled across the arid West Texas country. Big Spring branched out and was at last incorporated in 1907. Ever since its incorporation, a great deal of improvement has been made, including the addition of state of the art suppression machines.

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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