RN Extern, Med Surg, PRN

Medical University of South Carolina | Marion, SC, United States

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Posted Date 1/19/2024

Job Description Summary

The Nurse Extern performs routine duties within the limits of training and certification in caring for the hospitalized patient. The Nurse Extern may be cross-trained to operate as a Unit Secretary depending on the demands and needs of the unit in which they are assigned. The care is rendered under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Performs other duties related to the work described herein.


Medical University Hospital Authority (MUHA)

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CC001637 MAR - MedSurg 2nd Floor (MMC)

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Assist with the care of patients as delegated by the RN with ADL’s, performs patient care tasks and maintains a safe clean environment. The current employee must be in an accredited nursing school. Provide secretary/clerical assistance. Task may include, but are not limited to, vital signs, accucheck, ambulation, simple (non-sterile) dressing changes, toileting assistance, patient transport to other departments, answering the phone, faxing, preparing charts.

Need to talk to a Recruiter?  Please contact Shannon Shaw at 843-674-2694 or shawsh@musc.edu

Additional Job Description


  • High school graduate
  • Complete Clinical Competencies required for assigned area before working off orientation.


  • Currently enrolled in a nursing program and maintaining education requirements of Nursing Program.


  • BLS required.

If you like working with energetic enthusiastic individuals, you will enjoy your career with us!

The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MUSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, age, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by state laws and/or federal regulations. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment based upon applicable qualifications, merit and business need.

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Full time
Healthcare & Public Health

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