Registered Nurse - Telemetry/Renal-PRN/Rotating

Location
Glen Burnie, MD
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2017
Closes
Nov 05, 2017
Specialty
Telemetry
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
What You Will Do:

Registered Nurse (RN) – Telemetry/Renal The Right Choice. Right Here. Join our team of Registered Nurses and provide the highest level of care. Experience the highest level of appreciation. At University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center, our registered nurses have earned the highest level of respect as a critical factor in our success— and that of our patients. As part of the acclaimed University of Maryland Medical System, our nationally recognized facility features one of the state’s busiest emergency departments, as well as a team of experts who care for our community and one another. Experience the appreciation you deserve. 4 West is an exciting, fast-paced critical care unit with 27 telemetry monitored beds. Patients come to us with a variety of multi-system needs from ages 18 to 100+ years old. As UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center's designated renal unit, we provide both peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis (through a contract with Independent Dialysis Foundation, Inc.) ventilators and cardiac "drips" are also common on our unit. You will utilize all the skills you were taught in nursing school and still learn something new every day. The best part of your job will be working in a team environment of RNs, Patient Care Technicians, Patient Care Assistants, and Administrative Technicians who are friendly, caring, and professional. To make sure you feel comfortable providing the complex care our patients require, UM BWMC covers the full cost of a critical care course, as well as ACLS certification for all full and part-time RNs. Under limited supervision, the Registered Nurse is responsible for the assessment of patients including the development, evaluation and modification of the plan of care. The RN interprets and performs complex patient-care procedures specific to their area of expertise. RN’s are members of the Care Team and Support Team and have accountability to function as a team to accomplish patient outcomes identified in the pathway/plan of care. The Registered Nurse is a professional care giver who assumes responsibility and accountability for care given to a group of patients for a designated time frame. The RN provides care to those patients via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment/technology, and other healthcare team member, according to established standards. Patients served include all age groups (Infant through Older Adult as identified in Performance Standards).

What You Need to Be Successful:

Graduation from an accredited nursing education program approved by the Board of Nursing or found by the Board to be substantially equivalent to the programs in Maryland. Currently licensed as an RN in the state of Maryland. Successful completion of a refresher course within past 6 months if nursing practice has not occurred within the past 5 years.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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