Travel Travel Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
- Sep 01, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12940710 Job Description & Requirements
Travel Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $29.00 - 31.00
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.
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.
Strong cardiac background w/primary experience on telemetry
Oxnard is the most populous city in Ventura County and lies just a short drive west of Los Angeles city limits. The city is also adjacent to the Oxnard Plain, and its proximity to this fertile farmland region allows for many agritourism options for its residents. Oxnard Plain is known for its strawberry cultivation and each year Oxnard hosts the California Strawberry Festival, a significant draw for the city. Fans of aquatic recreation and sunbathing will exalt knowing that Oxnard is home to 20 miles of unspoiled coastline and its beaches are known for their soft sands. Oxnard is also a vibrant arts city with several museums and a rich nightlife for fans of the performing arts to enjoy.
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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