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Registered Nurse (RN) Telemetry

at St. Joseph Medical Center

Posted: 3/26/2020
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 24447
Keywords: nursing

Job Description

Location: St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted Date: 2/27/2020

Department: Telemetry

Shift: Full Time, 1st Shift 7a-7p

Cares for patients in adult and older adult age groups

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Utilizes the nursing process in caring for patients.
  • Manages pre & post care of patients undergoing diagnostic tests, procedures, and treatments.
  • Assesses needs and coordinates care of the medical, surgical and terminally ill patients.
  • Prepares patients for transfer to SNF, Rehab Unit, and extended care centers.
  • Manages pain control through assessment, appropriate and timely medication, followed by clear and concise documentation.
  • Monitors and assesses patients requiring continuous cardiac monitoring (telemetry).
  • Manages patients requiring mechanical ventilation or IV Insulin therapy.

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse accepted by Texas State Board of Nursing to engage in professional nursing.
  • Technical, clerical, critical thinking and interpersonal skills relevant to patient care/area.
  • Certification requirements as defined by the certification policy.
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

PREFERRED

  • Baccalaureate degree or progression to this degree.
  • National Certification as recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
  • Bi or Multilingual.

Employee Benefits Include:

  • Health, Vision and Dental
  • 401(k)
  • Low cost parking
  • Loan repayment assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Annual Employee Wellness Check
  • Up to 20% Employee Discount - Gift Shop, Onsite Cafe and Cafeteria

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER MINORITIES / WOMEN / VETERANS / DISABLED

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