RN TELE - Travel Nurse
We're looking for Telemetry RNs for an immediate travel nurse opening in Cheverly, MD. 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.
Must have 18mt exper, BLS and Compact/ MD license to sub. Strongly prefer Epic. Must have EMR exper. HCPs float 1st. Pt pop varies by unit: Trauma, gen'l surg, COVID, Stroke, Onc, Gen'l Med. May have chronic vents w/ trachs. Will manage: Chest Tubes Ortho Devices, PIV Starts, some Phlebot, EKGs, pre-op, post-op trachs