RN TELE - Travel Nurse
We're looking for Telemetry RNs for an immediate travel nurse opening in Burlington, VT. The right RN should have 1-2 years' recent acute care experience. Read below for more requirements.
As a TELE Travel Nurse, you will provide care by connecting patients to machines that measure heart rate, blood pressure, breathing rate, as well as blood-oxygen levels and electrocardiogram information. These machines then send data to computer screens for RNs to monitor. Telemetry RNs read and interpret the data to better determine patient care.
As a TELE Travel Nurse, you should be prepared to perform the following tasks:
- Provide basic bedside care.
- Monitor and adjust specialized equipment used on patients, and interpret and record electronic displays.
- Identify irregular telemetry readings and notify appropriate medical team members.
- Initiate corrective action whenever information from monitoring equipment shows adverse symptomatology.
M/S tele or M/S RN, Min. 2yr. exp., teaching facility exp., BLS, ACLS, req. Patient population, gen. med., end of life, wound care, substance abuse, neurology, brain injury, ortho, GYN, ENT, neurosurgery, gen. surgery, trauma, transplant, bariatric, CABG, valve surgery, vascular surgery to include amputations and grafts, stroke. EPIC exp. pref. Floating requirements - PCU; M/S tele, M/S and other critical care units as assigned