Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)

Job ID: 364559
Job Title: Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
Shift: 12 D
Duration: 13 Weeks
Pay Rate: 39.60
Company: NurseChoice
Contact Info: Ricki Nicholls; ricki.nicholls@nursechoice.com; 888-474-5309

Job Description & Requirements

Job Description & Requirements
Telemetry Nurse - (Tele RN)
Start Date: 01/08/2018
state-of-the-art 352-bed hospital in Downey, CA. Built in 2009 this hospital has 95 percent family-friendly private rooms. It includes a variety of environmentally friendly features such as large windows to allow for an abundance of natural light, carpeting made from recycled materials, use of 100 percent of fresh air and no recirculation, and paint made from non-toxic materials. RN will work primarily in MedSurg Nurse to patient ratios 1:4 for all shifts. No Ancillary Staff. Patients range in age from Adolescents to Geriatrics. Unit patient population: Med surg, CHF, and Post MI. Required Certs: BLS, ACLS, Telemetry. Patient Care Delivery System: Primary and Team. Meds and drips administered: Natrecor. Special Unit Procedures: TEE, Cardioversion. Documentation System: Computerized. Supplemental Staff required to float when necessary. Scrubs can be any color, RN provides their own scrubs.

Required Qualifications

ACLS, BLS Must pass EKG test upon arrival to continue assignment Strong Tele Skills

Preferred Qualifications

Health Connect Experience Previous Kaiser Experience

About the Facility

Having opened its doors to the Los Angeles public in 1965, the Kaiser Downey Medical Center has become a trusted name in healthcare and the preferred choice of many in the area. Today, the medical center exists as a 352-bed institution that offers a full range of care options and is the frequent recipient of national and regional awards and accreditations, including being the recipient of the Women's Choice Award for one of America's Best Hospitals for Patient Experience by Women's Certified and, in 2012, receiving the CALNOC Performance Excellence Awards, for a second year in a row.

Facility Location

Birthplace of the Apollo space program and a bustling city with more than 100,000 residents, Downey, California is just minutes from the best of Southern California, including Hollywood, Anaheim, and Manhattan Beach—the world capital of beach volleyball. Nearby Long Beach offers the RMS Queen Mary Hotel, as well as a thriving waterfront downtown, world-class aquarium, and the historic Belmont Shores.

Job Benefits

NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company

NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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