Travel Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)

  1. New London,CT
  2. Sep 07, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13076696 Job Description & Requirements
Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
StartDate: 10/02/2017Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $31.00 - 33.00

This hospital is a not-for-profit, general, acute care, private hospital that has been serving this region since 1912. We are licensed for 280 beds and provide patient care to medical, surgical, pediatric, rehab, psychiatric and obstetrical 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
BLS
2 years experience
Atleast 1 travel assignment experience

Preferred Qualifications
Top 10 procedures to be proficient with: PNA, AMS, syncope, chest pain, post op, stroke, TIA, sepsis, resp distress, and renal insufficiency

Facility Location
A seaport city on the United States' northeast coast, New London is charming coastal town which offers residents no shortage of things to do. Downtown New London is currently undergoing a resurgence and the amount of eateries and recreational options are multiplying fast. The District Garde Arts Center showcases regional performing arts talents, hosting events as diverse as ballet, puppetry and symphony orchestra performances. The city prides itself on its small business and there are many. Record stores, galleries, and boutiques line the streets that orbit the Thames and offer shoppers a wide range of consumer items. Outdoors types will also find much to do in New London, with plenty of hiking, biking, and aquatic activities at their fingertips.

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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