Travel Travel Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)

  1. Lakewood,WA
  2. Aug 31, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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12924351 Job Description & Requirements
Travel Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
StartDate: 11/06/2017Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $33.00 - 36.00

As a valued member of the Telemetry (Tele) RN team, you will care for patients with a wide range of conditions including complex cases. This unit constantly monitors blood pressure, heart rate, blood oxygen level and cardiac electrical activity of patients on the unit, utilizing specialized equipment. RN's will mainly care for patients recovering from heart conditions or cardiac surgery. The right candidate for this role will have the opportunity to work in a professionally challenging, positive and innovative Telemetry work environment at this highly regarded facility.

This prestigious acute care facility is seeking a passionate and energetic RN to join their team on the Telemetry (Tele) unit. As part of this telemetry unit, you will ensure that a patient recovering from heart surgery receives quality and timely care. Consistent monitoring of each of your patients for level of pain as well as providing pain management care can be expected. This environment is innovative, creative and patient centric, providing an opportunity to work on complex cases within a top notch facility and with a dedicated team of driven and passionate Telemetry nurses.

As a top provider of care to their community, this Telemetry (Tele) unit prides itself on optimal patient outcomes with compassionate care. To be successful in this role, you will possess a variety of skill sets including the ability to operate complex equipment such as an electrocardiogram (EKG). This unit also needs a caring personality, exceptional communication skills, excellent medical knowledge and the ability to positively educate the patient and their family before discharge. This unit prides themselves on a comfortable and comprehensive experience for all patients. They are looking for a team based Telemetry RN to join their elite group.

The elite team members of this Telemetry (Tele) unit are seeking a like-minded, compassionate RN to join their ranks. With a care-giving model based on optimal patient outcomes, the ideal candidate will bring experience, innovation and passion to their role. This unit deals with patients that generally have had a heart attack, undergone cardiac surgery or require the administration of specialty drugs. You'll work with telemetry equipment and sometimes an electrical cardiograph to monitor a patient. Pain management is also key to success. This unit is looking for an experienced and well regarded Telemetry RN to join their dynamic team of care givers.

Welcome to this fantastic Telemetry (Tele) unit, where compassionate care meets top notch technology and innovative care teams bring the best of themselves to their patients. The RN on this unit will manage the care of patients on the cardiology inpatient services, patients who are pre and post cardiac/vascular intervention procedures, and other acute care specialty patients who have a need for cardiac telemetry monitoring. Collaboration, teamwork and attentiveness to the needs of each patient are key components to the excellent care provided to the patient population. If you are a compassionate and experienced RN, ready to join a caring staff within beautiful surroundings, this is the role for you!

This top-ranked Telemetry (Tele) unit is ready to welcome a new member to their team. With patient care deeply rooted in compassion, innovation and passion for great outcomes, you'll find a challenging and rewarding environment. On this unit you will experience cases ranging from chest pain/angina, electrolyte imbalances, pneumonia (with cardiac history or involvement), pulmonary edema, post-op patients to the standard patients with cardiac issues. This unit is looking for compassionate and committed Telemetry RN's who are dedicated to providing comprehensive care to these important patients.




The role of the telemetry nurse (Tele RN) is to provide care for patients by comfortably connecting them to machines that measure blood pressure, heart rate, breathing rate, blood-oxygen level, and electrocardiogram information. The tele RN also monitors and interprets this data, assessing any potential health problems and needs, while also developing nursing care plans and maintaining accurate medical records. A telemetry nurse typically works in hospitals or other clinical environments.


Required Qualifications
WA license in hand
SSN

Facility Location
Surrounded by snow-covered peaks and sparkling bays, Seattle is one of the West's most alluring cities. Relax at a sidewalk cafe and enjoy a latte, stroll along a waterfront park at sunset, go kayaking on Lake Union or shop for fresh fare at festive Pike Place Market. Here's your chance to work at Seattle's finest hospitals and to enjoy the many adventures that abound in this sparkling Northwest gem.

Job Benefits
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:


  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses


About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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