RN - Medical Surgical/Telemetry


Division

Healthcare - Travel Nursing/Acute Care

Location

Ridgewood, New Jersey

Employment Type

Temporary



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WCS Healthcare is currently seeking a Medical Surgical/Telemetry Registered Nurse a for a ongoing contract assignment at a Prestigious Hospital in Bergen County, NJ. 

Job Description:


Compensation : $60 - $65
Job ID : 14120

 

  • Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications.   
  • Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse  
  • Educates patients on surgical procedures   ƒ   Records patients’ medical information and vital signs  
  • Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records electronic displays  
    Initiates corrective action whenever the patient  
  • They may meet with patients and assess their condition, monitor vital signs and take medical histories.
  • Bariatric nurses also often counsel patients on healthy eating habits and educate them on treatment options.

Job Requirements:


 

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Current NJ State Registered Nurse License.
  • Minimum 2 years in Bariatric Surgery.
  • BCLS, ACLS required.
  • Excellent Communication skills.

 

 

Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
 
 
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