Registered Nurse, StepDown/Telemetry

  • 200516
  • Raleigh, NC
Registered Nurse positions available in a Step Down/Telemetry hospital setting in Raleigh, NC. This is a specialization within nursing and a minimum 2-years experience is required.

Job Summary

Registered Nurse positions available in a Step Down/Telemetry hospital setting in Raleigh, NC. This is a specialization within nursing and a minimum 2-years experience is required.

Specifics

  • 13-week renewable assignments
  • All shifts available
  • Must be flexible to work weekends and float to similar units, if needed

Description of Work

  • Perform various diagnostic tests
  • Monitor and record patient information and vital signs
  • Prepare and administer medications (orally, subcutaneously, IV) and record in the patient chart
  • Educate patients on cardiac issues in a way they can understand
  • Assist physicians with procedures
  • Monitor electrocardiograms output and keep physician informed
  • Provide basic bedside care and relieve patient anxiety
  • Perform other position-related duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Minimum two (2) years experience required as Telemetry RN
  • Active/Clear professional nurse licensure valid in North Carolina
  • Active/Clear advance certifications (e.g., Adult Progressive Critical Care Nurse [PCCN]), a plus
  • Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
  • Specialty certification (ACLS/PALS/etc), as required
  • Experience working with electronic medical records, email, and computer literate
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, physical exam, immunizations, and other agency screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other Client screening/application requirements

Benefits

  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program
  • Ask your Talent Acquisition Specialist for additional benefits and further details