Job Category: Nursing

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Location: LA-Lafayette

Facility Type: Long-Term Acute Care

Shift Type (Clinical Positions): Day Shift


Lafayette Physical Rehabilitation Hospital is seeking a Full-Time Registered Nurse (RN) for Day Shifts, with rehab or med-surge experience. RNs will provide general nursing care to patients in the hospital by completing a psychosocial and physical, environmental, self-care, educational and discharge planning assessment of the patient through interview, observation and inspection, auscultation, palpitation and documents on all admissions per service line policy; Responsible for identifying patient’s present and potential problems from information gathered in the initial and continued assessments; Collaborates with physicians, interdisciplinary team, client and family in making decisions regarding patient’s need for nursing care; Initiates problem list within time frame established by service standard using approved taxonomy; Prioritizes problems based on client’s health status; Establishes specific and measurable individualized client care goals; Discharge needs/plan reflective of interdisciplinary approach and are initiated on admission.

Shift Differentials paid for Weekend Shifts!

For Full-Time employees, a comprehensive package is offered including competitive pay, direct deposit, medical insurance, dental insurance, long-term disability insurance, life insurance, AD&D insurance, vision insurance, multiple voluntary insurance options, paid holidays, paid vacation time, paid sick time, optional credit union membership, cellular discount options, free uniform scrub after 90 days of employment, and 401(k) retirement plan with company contribution.

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Job Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Current Louisiana Registered Nurse Licensure in good standing.
  • One – two years rehab or med-surg experience or training
  • CRRN Certification preferred
  • BLS Certification
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively and positively in English
  • Must be able to articulately communicate, interpret and explain complex information and comprehend written and verbal communication
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and positive human relation skills

About Us

AMG Specialty Hospital – Lafayette is Lafayette’s newest state-of-the-art Long Term Acute Care hospital that specializes in the management of complex medical needs.

Our mission is to return patients to their optimal level of well-being in the least restrictive medical environment. We accomplish this through a multi-disciplined approach that includes aggressive clinical and therapeutic interventions, as well as family involvement. Our high staff to patient ratio ensures individualized attention. Our nurses, therapists, and physicians work with each patient to obtain the best possible outcomes.

AMG Specialty Hospital – Lafayette is an equal opportunity employer.