Telemetry Nurse - Travel - (Tele RN)

  • 332071
  • Registered Nurse
  • 7/11/2018
  • 1800 Mulberry Street
  • Scranton, PA
  • 12 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • $34.00 - $39.00*
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

Job Description & Requirements

Telemetry Nurse - Travel - (Tele RN)

Care on D6 includes general medical/surgical patients as well as oncological and remote telemetry from the age of 18 to geriatrics. The care is provided by a professional staff that includes Registered Nurses, (and GNs), Licensed Practical Nurses and (GPNs), Health Aides and Technicians. Diagnosis's include but are not limited to pulmonary disease, diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders, infections and oncology and remote telemetry according to criteria. Procedures performed by the staff include medication administration, wound care, IV therapy, hyper-alimentation, blood administration and pain management. Nurses are educated in the administration and safe handling of chemotherapy during orientation and annually. In collaboration with the Pharmacy, chemotherapy is administered by specially trained RN's. Patient education needs are assessed on admission and throughout their stay. Social services, along with Care Management and other healthcare professionals, assure that the patient is cared for on a continuum. They assure the patient and/or family has appropriate resources for discharge, placement or are supported through end of life decisions.

Required Qualifications

BLS PA license FBI Fingerprinting Need 2 Ref's on file

Preferred Qualifications

ACLS

Facility Location

Scranton offers year-round historic attractions. In the Spring you can take a trip beneath the surface of the earth to board a trolley at the Electric City Trolley Station or take a coal mine tour at the Museum. You can snowboard, snow tube or ski at one of Scranton’s two ski resorts, or ice skate in one of the parks and indoor ice arenas.

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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