Medical-Surgical Nursing Jobs
Medical-surgical nursing is the first step for many recently licensed nurses. And Soliant is the first stop for finding ideal medical-surgical nurse jobs all across the country.
With a medical-surgical specialty, the possibilities truly are endless as it is among the most needed specialties in the nursing field. The work is plentiful for a med-surge nurse.
As a Soliant medical-surgical nurse, you can expect a competitive salary and compensation package that includes top-notch medical, dental, and vision benefits, a matching 401(k) program, and discount purchase plans.
Medical-surgical Nurse Duties
Medical-surgical nurses are regarded as the backbone of the nursing industry. They work in a variety of areas that require a true multi-tasking mentality. With schedules that are sometimes difficult to predict, med-surg nurses are trained to think and make decisions quickly. They are responsible for knowing where their patients are at all times.
Medical-surgical Nurse Education Requirements
A medical-surgical nurse is required to have an Associate’s Degree in Nursing at the least. A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing is preferable and some settings require that nurses continue to pursue this designation after they have acquired an associate’s degree. After about two years of employment, med-surg nurses become eligible for the Certified Medical-Surgical Registered Nurse (CMSRN) certification which can result in a raise in pay and additional career advancement opportunities.
Medical-surgical Nurse Job Market
Nursing jobs are predicted to multiply over the next few years. As the number of patients needing care rises, so does the need for healthcare professionals like medical-surgical nurses. Med-surg nurses are always in demand but, as with other nursing specialties, salary depends highly on location, certifications, experience, and education.
Browse through our available medical-surgical nursing jobs today!