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Registered Nurse/RN - Telemetry, Full Time, Days

Job Title
Registered Nurse/RN - Telemetry, Full Time, Days
Job ID
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.

Job Description:

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!

Shift Information:

  • Full Time
  • !st 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 270-366-0738

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