Find RN Med Surg Jobs in Peoria

Job Description

Are you a Registered Nurse looking for great-paying and completely flexible per diem hospital work? We are so excited to have multiple hospital shift opportunities for you throughout the

Peoria IL




If you are interested in per diem hospital opportunities, have the experience listed below, and live in the

Peoria IL

metro area, then fill out this form and our team will reach out to you with further instructions if you meet the facility’s necessary criteria.

RN Med Surg Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive, evidence-based nursing care to patients admitted to the Medical-Surgical unit
  • Perform initial patient assessments and develop individualized nursing care plans
  • Implement, evaluate, and adjust patient care plans according to the established protocols and guidelines of the hospital
  • Collaborate with physicians, interdisciplinary teams, and other healthcare professionals to ensure the best possible patient outcomes
  • Monitor patient health status and vital signs and report any changes to the medical team
  • Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by physicians
  • Educate patients and their families about medical conditions, treatments, and post-discharge care
  • Adhere to infection control protocols, maintaining a safe and sterile environment
  • Document patient information, interventions, and outcomes accurately and in a timely manner
  • Adhere to established policies and procedures while maintaining patient confidentiality and professional conduct
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in a patient's condition

*Please note that responsibilities are at the discretion of the facility and may vary

Facility Requirements

  • Minimum of 9 months Med Surg experience in the last 2 years (preffered)
  • Current, unrestricted Registered Nurse (RN) license in this state or a compact state license
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and critical-thinking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Flexibility to work varied shifts, including days, nights, weekends, and holidays, based on facility needs
  • Reliable transportation and the ability to travel to different healthcare facilities within the area

RN Med Surg Qualifications:

Here are basic qualifications and fundamental nursing skills of Nursa RNs: 

  • Current and valid RN license 
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and/or Basic Life Support (BLS) certification 
  • Knowledge of nursing procedures and protocols 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team 
  • Excellent organizational, problem-solving, and communication skills 
  • Ability to provide compassionate and reliable care

RN Med Surg Benefits:

RNs who find jobs with Nursa enjoy all of the following advantages:

  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Fast and straightforward payments
  • Flexible scheduling to accommodate all preferences and lifestyles
  • Access to a wide range of per diem jobs and other short-term assignments
  • User-friendly platform and downloadable app for easy job booking 
Get Started in Minutes:
Nursa enables registered nurses (RNs) to work when and where they want. Get started in three easy steps:
  • Set up an account
  • Upload your licenses/certifications
  • Request shifts

About Required RN License:

To become a registered nurse (RN), an individual needs to complete an accredited nursing program for RNs. After that, they must complete a licensure application and approval process that meets their respective state’s licensing requirements and pass the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). Furthermore, RNs must renew licensure periodically, following their state’s requirements.

About Location:

Peoria, Illinois is a city located in central Illinois along the Illinois River. It is the largest city in the state outside of the Chicago metropolitan area. It is a great place for nursing professionals to pick up per diem shifts because it has a large medical community with access to a variety of medical specialties within the city limits.

Illinois is a Midwestern state known as the "Prairie State." It's a great state for nursing professionals to pick up per diem shifts, thanks to its large number of cities and towns and its numerous national healthcare centers and institutions located across the state. With nursing shortages in rural areas of the state.


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Nursing professionals in Illinois can find the answers to many of their most pressing questions in this ultimate guide to working in Illinois: average salaries, top hospitals and nursing schools, cost of living, and more.

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Registered nurses (RNs) must go through a rigorous process to become licensed RNs and maintain licensure. The process includes completion of an approved nursing program, standardized testing, and other state-mandated requirements.


Medical-surgical nurses provide high-quality care for patients by monitoring health status, administering medication, informing doctors of patient progress, and educating patients and families on health treatments.

License Type
Average Pay Per Hour
Date Posted
February 9, 2024
Valid Through
March 29, 2024
Type Of Shifts
Per Diem
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