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Position Details Job #66946
Location Porterville, CA
Employment Type Local Only
Hours/Shift 7a-3p/Variable
Assignment Length 4 Months
Pay Rate $60 Per Hour
Date Posted Jul 18, 2023

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 Medical Edge Recruitment has an immediate opening for a RN (Registered Nurse)

Specialty: Behavioral Health
Location: Porterville, CA
Facility type: Treatment Center
Pay Rate: $60/hr
Start Date: ASAP
Type: 13 Week Contract
Shift/Hours: 8 hour shifts (Varies)

Duties Include:
  • Performs and/or directs nursing procedures, such as administering medications and treatments including oral medication, hypodermic injections, urinary catheterization, enemas, and taking and recording temperature, pulse, blood pressure, respiration and first aid as authorized within the scope of the Registered Nurse License. Start and monitor IV’s.
  • Participates as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team in all aspects of the development and implementation of the Individual Habilitation Plan.
  • Observes and documents clients’ physical condition and behavior and reports significant changes to appropriate staff.
  • Provides one-to-one supervision/direct observation of clients on special precautions, i.e. elopement risks, suicide risks and medical condition and risk of serious self-injurious behavior to client.
  • Maintains a safe, sanitary, and therapeutic environment which promotes respect and dignity and protects the privacy, rights, confidentiality and physical/emotional well-being of the clients.
  • Responds to emergencies that involve use of medical/behavioral intervention techniques.
  • Assists, in collaboration with the physician, in determining what, if any, habilitative training should be continued while patient remains on acute unit.
  • Escorts clients on the facility grounds and to/from community.
  • Prepares psychiatric and physical assessments, performs nursing diagnosis, and health care objectives.
  • Assists clients in all activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing, grooming, dining and leisure activities. These duties also include lifting, positioning and client mobility.
  • Attends and participates in training as required.

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school of Nursing.
  • Valid State licensure as an RN.
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience
  • Current BLS certification.
  • COVID VACCINATION IS MANDATORY but will accept exemptions



Our providers are the heart and soul of Medical Edge Recruitment, and we are pleased to offer the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive health plan inclusive of medical, dental, vision and other ancillary benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
  • Travel & Housing Stipends
  • Extensive Housing Network and Corporate discounts
  • Rewards & Recognition program
  • Dedicated Licensing & Compliance team
  • 24/7 Team Support

About Medical Edge Recruitment

Whether you’re a new Travel Nurse or a seasoned pro, Medical Edge is the best agency to partner with you on your next assignment. Our dedicated recruitment team will work with you to find the highest paying assignments in your desired location and help you with the journey along the way.

In travel nursing, bigger does not always mean better. While we have an extensive network of job opportunities, our experienced team dedicated to making a personalized provider experience is our priority. There are a lot of moving parts in getting set up for a new assignment, but we take care of all the details along the way. We make the process as simple as possible so you can say yes to your next travel nurse adventure. Adventure awaits, let Medical Edge Recruitment show you where to go next!

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