Telemetry Nurse - Travel - (Tele RN)

  • 332071
  • Registered Nurse
  • 7/11/2018
  • 1800 Mulberry Street
  • Scranton, PA
  • 12 D
  • 13 Weeks
  • NursesRx
  • Temporary
  • $34.00 - $39.00*
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.

Job Description & Requirements

Telemetry Nurse - Travel - (Tele RN)

Care on D6 includes general medical/surgical patients as well as oncological and remote telemetry from the age of 18 to geriatrics. The care is provided by a professional staff that includes Registered Nurses, (and GNs), Licensed Practical Nurses and (GPNs), Health Aides and Technicians. Diagnosis's include but are not limited to pulmonary disease, diabetes, gastrointestinal disorders, infections and oncology and remote telemetry according to criteria. Procedures performed by the staff include medication administration, wound care, IV therapy, hyper-alimentation, blood administration and pain management. Nurses are educated in the administration and safe handling of chemotherapy during orientation and annually. In collaboration with the Pharmacy, chemotherapy is administered by specially trained RN's. Patient education needs are assessed on admission and throughout their stay. Social services, along with Care Management and other healthcare professionals, assure that the patient is cared for on a continuum. They assure the patient and/or family has appropriate resources for discharge, placement or are supported through end of life decisions.

Required Qualifications

BLS PA license FBI Fingerprinting Need 2 Ref's on file

Preferred Qualifications

ACLS

Facility Location

Scranton offers year-round historic attractions. In the Spring you can take a trip beneath the surface of the earth to board a trolley at the Electric City Trolley Station or take a coal mine tour at the Museum. You can snowboard, snow tube or ski at one of Scranton’s two ski resorts, or ice skate in one of the parks and indoor ice arenas.

Job Benefits

NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company

NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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