Ink staffing

RN-Telemetry Nurse

Ink staffing - Camp Hill, PA

Registered Nurse Job Description

We are looking for a Registered Nurse -Telemetry Nurse. You to join our nursing staff in providing excellent health care to our patients. Your duty of caring for the patients coming into our facility include tasks like creating and maintaining accurate patient records, administering medication and monitoring for side effects, recording vital signs, and reporting symptoms and changes in patient conditions.

A Bachelor's degree in nursing and a state license are essential requirements for consideration. You will also need to be trained in BLS/CPR and be ACLS-certified. A professional, friendly attitude and effective communication skills are keys to becoming successful in this role.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining accurate, complete health care records and reports.
  • Administering medications to patients and monitoring them for side effects and reactions.
  • Prescribing assistive medical devices and related treatments.
  • Recording patient vital signs and medical information.
  • Ordering medical diagnostic and clinical tests.
  • Monitoring, reporting, and recording symptoms or changes in patient conditions.
  • Administering non-intravenous medications.
  • Assessing, implementing, planning, or evaluating patient nursing care plans by working with healthcare team members.
  • Modifying patient health treatment plans as indicated by patient conditions and responses.

You Must have :

  • *Must have PA license, FBI fingerprints before being submitted. 13-week contract for a telemetry RN with stroke and/or trauma experience.
  • BLS, ACLS, NIH Stroke Certification Required. TNC or TNCC preferred. 1 2 year telemetry experience a must and one year of trauma and/or stroke experience preferred. Must be able to interpret ekg strips and have prior experience infusing and titrating cardiac drips (Cardizem and amiodarone).
  • This is a 30-bed unit that receives general telemetry patients to include, chest pain, N-Stemi, CHF, COPD exacerbations, and early sepsis. This unit is also the overflow unit stroke and trauma patients.
  • Facility is currently preparing for level II trauma status. Facility is Stroke certified and AMI certified. Also received 2017 Get with the Guidelines: Gold for A Fib, Gold Plus for Heart Failure, Gold Plus for Stroke, and Silver for Resuscitation. Agency staff encouraged to participate unit based committees.

Skills:

  • Basic cardiac rhythm monitoring techniques, interpretation, and treatment.
  • Basic and advanced life support.
  • Calculating drug dosage, administering continuous medication infusion, and monitoring patients for effects of medication.

Contract Length: 13 weeks

 



Posted On: Monday, March 15, 2021



Apply to this job

or