Telemetry Nurse

  • 411494
  • Registered Nurse
  • November 09, 2018
  • 350 Hawthorne Avenue
  • Oakland, CA 94609
  • 8 E, 8 N
  • November 27, 2018
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $2,154 - $2,374*
  • *Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

Telemetry Nurse

The Registered Nurse role focuses primarily on the clinical direction and coordination of a patient-care team in collaboration with the medical staff to provide a full range of patient services. The Registered Nurse will function within the full scope of licensure to provide patient care; assess patient and family needs; implementation of the plan of care; and, review and evaluate the effectiveness. The Registered Nurse also provides care based on the age-related needs of the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient with consideration of their developmental/psychosocial needs, environmental safety, education needs, communication style and level of understanding. The Registered Nurse is accountable to the Department Director/Clinical Manager. Provides functional direction for LVN, Technicians and US/NA* as applicable. (*Note: STARS Unit - US and Certified Nursing Assistant) Education •Graduate of an accredited registered nurse program and has successfully passed RN examination. •Current California RN license or interim permit. Experience •Minimum of six (6) months area specific acute care experience within the last two (2) years – preferred. Knowledge •ALL AREAS: Knowledge of nursing process in assessment of physical and psychosocial, psychological needs of patients. •ALL AREAS: Aware of adult learning principles in providing teaching of patients and families. •ALL AREAS: Current Basic Life Support – Health Care Provider ACLS

Required Qualifications

Required: - 6 months of travel experience in the last 3 years - ACLS, BLS, NIHSS - Acute care experience - 2 Years Current Basic Life Support – Health Care Provider (BLS) - Current California RN license - Graduate of an accredited registered nurse program

Facility Location

Oakland has it all: a mild year-round climate, world-class arts and entertainment, award-winning restaurants, a yacht-dotted waterfront and a wonderfully renovated downtown area. Nestled between the bay and the coastal hills, a short drive across the bridge from San Francisco, travelers enjoy exploring the many facets of this eclectic and diverse California city.

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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