Registered Nurse/RN - Telemetry, Full Time, Days
- Job Title
- Registered Nurse/RN - Telemetry, Full Time, Days
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- Corbin, KY
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Baptist Health – Corbin:
Our RNs enjoy outstanding benefits, competitive wages, generous paid time-off, continuing education reimbursement and many professional perks!
Baptist Health Corbin, a 273-bed acute and skilled care facility, provides a broad spectrum of healthcare services to residents of Whitley, Knox, Laurel, Bell, Clay, McCreary, Harlan and Campbell counties, as well as Jellico, Tennessee.
Baptist Health Corbin is a vital part of its community, with outreach and education programs to address conditions such as diabetes, cancer and heart disease.
This is a 39 bed unit in Cardiac Telemetry. Currently, we have a 6:1 patient ratio for day shifts and 7:1 for nights. We are in the process of dropping our rations to 4:1 for days and nights. We hang multiple drips, so the ideal candidate can handle and enjoy a fast paced environment. Our patient turnover rate is very high with multiple discharges and admissions during a shift. Candidate must be able to handle multiple patients. All staff must have a strong teamwork mentality, and be patient focused and patient driven. Patient safety must be a number one priority.
Education, Experience and Requirements:
- Basic Cardiac Arrhythmia, ACLS and 12-Lead EKG
- Acute care experience preferred, long term care experience also acceptable
- Knowledgeable in the cardiac disease processes (CHF, Acute Coronary Syndrome, CAD, etc.).
- Basic understanding of cardiac medications, both IV and PO
- New graduate nurses are being considered!
- Full Time
- 1st shift, 36 hours
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please complete an application then contact Nurse Recruiter Kara Gist at: Kara.Gist@BHSI.COM or 502.410.5948
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