The LTC RNs - or Long Term Care Nurses - are responsible for providing skilled nursing care to patients in a long-term care facility. These are facilities, like nursing homes, that provide services to people who are unable to care for themselves independently. Care includes medical management and personal care. LTC nurses will are expected to assess and plan patient treatment, implement the plan of care, and teach the patient and/or family members about their illness or injury. It also includes maintaining accurate patient records, including lab results, medications, and physician orders.
Travel nursing can be an exciting and rewarding career, especially for those who are excited about experiencing new places and meeting new people. There are many benefits to working as a travel long term care nurse, such as an increased income, professional development opportunities, and gaining experience in areas outside of your own geographic region.
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