Job Description & Requirements
Telemetry Nurse - Travel - (Tele RN)
Welcome to this fantastic Telemetry unit, where compassionate care meets top notch technology and innovative care teams bring the best of themselves to their patients. If you are a compassionate and experienced RN, ready to join a caring staff within beautiful surroundings, this is the role for you!
-55 bed unit located on two floors with all private rooms.
Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only)
Ranges from 1:4 to 1:6.
-General job duties. Types of procedures required.
Basic cardiac rhythm monitoring techniques, interpretation, and treatment; basic and advanced life support; calculating drug dosages; administering continuous medication infusion and monitoring patients for effects of medication; monitoring patients before, during and after invasive procedures; recognizing the signs and symptoms of cardiopulmonary and respiratory emergencies and knowing how to start standard interventions to stabilize the patient
2 yrs Tele exp min
IL license in hand
Potential to float to Med-Surg Unit.
2 years Telemetry or equivalent experience
Voted "All America City 2011," Belleville is one of the largest cities in Southern Illinois. Belleville boasts a robust musical heritage, possessing the nation's second oldest philharmonic orchestra and serving as birthplace to many notable popular musicians, such as Jay Farrar and Jeff Tweedy. Residents enjoy a wealth of events all year long, such as Oktoberfest, The Shriner's Circus Parade, and Tour de Belleville. One of the gems of southern Illinois, Belleville's originality and enthusiasm is contagious.
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
Accident and short-term disability coverage
Free continuing education (CE) courses
Guaranteed pay program
Tuition discount program
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.