Travel Travel Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
- Winston Salem,NC
- Sep 07, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13064604 Job Description & Requirements
Travel Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $30.00 - 32.00
Welcome to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a 885-bed level I trauma teaching hospital --a fully integrated academic medical center located in Winston-Salem, NC. The institution comprises the medical education and research components of Wake Forest School of Medicine; the integrated clinical structure and consumer brand Wake Forest Baptist Health; the commercialization of research discoveries through Wake Forest Innovations, and a network of affiliated community-based hospitals, physician practices, outpatient services and other medical facilities.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center's mission is to improve the health of our region, state and nation by:
Generating and translating knowledge to prevent, diagnose and treat disease.
Training leaders in health care and biomedical science.
Serving as the premier health system in our region, with specific centers of excellence recognized as national and international care destinations. Come join this elite team!
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.
Must be able to interpret rhythm strips.
Experience from a level I trauma center is highly preferred
About the Facility
Ranked as the #2 Hospital in North Carolina by U.S. News & World Report, this 885-bed medical center has also ranked nationally in seven adult specialties and as high-performing in five additional adult specialties, ranging from cancer care and urology to gynecology and orthopedics. This hospital has received Magnet designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the ASMBS Bariatric Surgery Centers of Excellence award, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Medal of Honor for Organ Donation, as well as Joint Commission certification as a Primary Stroke Center.
Rated as one of "America's most livable communities," and referred to as North Carolina's "City of the Arts," Winston-Salem has a lot to offer its residents. Located halfway between Atlanta, Georgia and Washington, D.C., Winston-Salem is an important city in the South Atlantic Region and a hub for the industries of medicine and finance.
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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