Telemetry RN

Confidential Company  •  Scranton, PA

Less than 5 years experience  •  Staffing & Recruiting

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/11/17 by Nina Mathews
Scranton, PA
Less than 5 years experience
Staffing & Recruiting
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/11/17 by Nina Mathews

We are looking for Telemetry RN for our client in Scranton, PA - 18510

Job Title: Telemetry RN

Job Location: Scranton, PA - 18510

Job Type: Contract – 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

  • Required Telemetry RN
  • Cardiac Medical and Interventional experience including post cardiac cath, post PCI and post ablation, pacemaker and AICD insertion
  • Experience with TIA and Stroke care, syncope, arrhythmia management
  • Staff must be adaptable and well versed in medical surgical care as well as specialist in cardiac care
  • Need to have basic 12 lead EKG interpretation as well as expert arrhythmia analysis skills
  • We are a licensed 35 bed unit which houses 2 negative pressure rooms for rule out TB patients
  • Our ratio is 4 or 5:1 depending on patient acuity
  • Nights shift ratio may be 5 or 6:1
  • Staff function independently although we try to have a free charge nurse on day and evening shift
  • We need nurses who are detail oriented, very adaptable and an expert in assessment skills
  • Looking for enthusiasm as well as energy, compassion and overt friendliness
  • Experience with: Cardiac Monitoring equipment, Multiple gtts – Vasoactive as well as antiarrhythmic, Wound/dressing changes Post pacemaker care, Post Cardiac Cath Care – groin/wrist assessment, CVP and PICC line care, Life Vest Skin Care, IV Therapy, Patient Education in all Cardiac Diagnosis
  • Minimum 2 yearsexperiencerequired
  • State license status must be currently active

Certification:

  • ACLS
  • BLS/BCLS

Shift:

  • 36 hour, night shifts
  • E/O weekend, E/O holiday

Skills:

  • Telemetry Med/ Surg
  • Nursing
  • Telemetry Nurse
  • Telemetry Cardiac
Not the right job?
Join Ladders to find it.
With a free Ladders account, you can find the best jobs for you and be found by over 20,0000 recruiters.