Registered Nurse – Tele job in Kankakee, IL

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    Tele
  • Location:

    Kankakee, IL
  • Start date:

    2022-01-31
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    333394

Telemetry/Tele Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

Telemetry (tele) Registered Nurses read and interpret data from machines to guide and provide patient care.

Telemetry/Tele RN Responsibilities:

  • Telemetry RNs consult with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans
  • Tele RNs often utilize machines that measure a patient’s heart rate, blood pressure, breathing rate, as well as blood oxygen levels and electrocardiogram information.
  • Prepares, administers, and records prescribed medications, and reports adverse reaction to medications in accordance with policies
  • Provides exceptional bedside care
  • Records patient’s medical information and vital signs
  • Prepares equipment and assists physician during examination and treatment of patient
  • Identifies irregular telemetry readings and notifies of appropriate medical team member
  • Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients and interprets electronic displays to help guide treatment
  • Records all care information accurately and completely and in accordance with guidelines established for Registered Nurses
  • The Telemetry nurse performs other position related duties as assigned

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!

  • Refer a Registered Nurse – You and your referral both get $500 with GIFTED’s Refer an RN Friend Program
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Premium pay
  • Same Day or Weekly Pay
  • Ability to work in premier facilities
  • Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
  • Access to Social Worker 24-7
  • Group Health insurance benefits:
    • Medical Plan
    • Dental Plan
    • Vision Plan
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • AD&D Insurance

Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE

  • Private housing and housing allowance
  • Personal Career Coach
  • Extremely competitive personalized pay package

FACILITY DETAILS

This 312-bed hospital is home to more than 200 physicians and over 500,000 square feet of property. Located in the heart of Kankakee, this inpatient and outpatient facility is dedicated to the community it serves and provides the best quality of care to all patients. This campus is home to a heart center that is ranked in the top 5% in the nation for heart surgery by HealthGrades®. This hospital also has a Spiritual Healing Garden, a place where both patient and their families can relax and meditate. The medical services of this location include a cancer institute, heart & vascular care, orthopedics, emergency care, a stroke center, as well as senior living and women’s health. The employees at this facility value the work they do and believe in integrity, excellence, partnership, and stewardship.

Kankakee is located in North East Illinois and is only 60 miles South of Chicago. The city was founded in 1853 but long before that, Native Americans called the spot “Kankakee” which translates to “beautiful land”. In present-day Kankakee, the river still flows, trains whistle in the night, and the county government still rules from downtown. Kankakee’s downtown is filled with remnants of the city’s past as well as some modern buildings. The Kankakee Farmers’ Market takes place every Saturday and is one of the most popular weekend destinations for miles. The Kankakee Train Depot has been carefully restored and is not utilized for hosting events and community gatherings and a daily attraction.

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE

GIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!

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