Travel Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)

  1. Hazard,KY
  2. Sep 02, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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12986610 Job Description & Requirements
Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
StartDate: 10/09/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $32.00 - 34.00

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 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
Minimum 2 years Med/Tele experience
KY or Compact State RN License
BLS/ACLS
Willing to work 48 EOW
Last 4 of SSN
DOB
At least one year of experience with telemetry patients




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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