If you like warm weather, going to the beach, and all the things a big city offers, you may want to look at this job opening in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. MedPro has an immediate opening for a telemetry nurse in Fort Lauderdale.
Duties & Responsibilities:
As part of the telemetry unit, telemetry nurses (RN) provide care by connecting patients to machines that measure heart rate, blood pressure, breathing rate, as well as blood-oxygen levels and electrocardiogram information. These machines then send data to computer screens for nurses to monitor. Telemetry nurses read and interpret the data to better determine patient care.
Other duties performed by telemetry nurses include monitoring and interpreting patient data to assess any potential health problems and needs, as well as developing nursing care plans and maintaining accurate medical records.
Requirements for the job include the following:
- Active RN License
- Degree from accredited nursing program
- BLS & ACLS Certifications
- Two years of recent experience in an Acute Care Telemetry setting
As a MedPro employee, you will qualify for a range of benefits, including:
- The MedPro Experience program – we embrace and celebrate all our healthcare professionals!
- Immediate access to the industry’s best recruiters and healthcare facilities
- Flexible scheduling around your needs
- Private housing or housing allowance
- Group health insurance benefits from Aetna
- Company-paid life and disability insurance
- Full travel reimbursement
- Licensure assistance and reimbursement
- Matching 401(k)
- Referral Bonus
This position is located in Fort Lauderdale, which is on the southeastern coast of Florida, and is known for its beaches and canals. It has a population of about 165,000. It is a part of the Miami metropolitan area, being located about 30 miles from Miami.
The city is a popular tourist destination because of its mild weather. About 12 million people visit the city each year, including about three million from other countries. There are more than 500 hotels and motels in the area, and more than 45 cruise ships sail from its harbors.
There is truly something for everyone in Fort Lauderdale. Residents and visitors can choose from a huge array of recreational activities – 4,000 restaurants, more than 60 golf courses, a dozen shopping malls, 16 museums, 130 nightclubs and 100 marinas.
Not surprisingly, the city is also a hub for the manufacture and maintenance of yachts. The boating industry is a major employer. Because of the city’s many canals, its nearness to the Bahamas and Caribbean islands, it is also a prominent vacation destination for boaters. Fort Lauderdale is the home port for some 42,000 boats. The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, held each year, is the largest in the world.
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At MedPro Healthcare Staffing, we take the time to learn about your skills, experience and career goals, and then use our network of hundreds of healthcare facilities to find the right travel nursing jobs for you. We offer an array of services, including the MedPro Experience, and MedPro University, our unique professional development program for employees.
To find out more, call one of our recruiters at 1-800-866-8108 or apply below.
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