Georgia Employer REGISTERED NURSE MEDICAL/TELEMETRY GMCD in Duluth, Georgia

Job ID: 1956Date posted: 07/20/2017Work Type: FULL TIMEOther information:Department: MEDICAL TELEMETRY GMCDShift/Hours: 7P-7A, WEEKDAYS/WEEKENDFacility: GWINNETT MEDICAL DULUTHSummary:The Medical Telemetry Unit is a progressive medical unit with telemetry capability that delivers high quality, personalized, cost-effective care. The scope of care for this unit includes the care of patients utilizing nursing process, of assessment, interventions and evaluation of care. The unit is primarily a major cardiac/pulmonary/stroke/neuro and dialysis (contract) unit with 31 private rooms. Patients served are primarily adults, ages 20-100+, but the unit will serve pediatric patients in special circumstances. Care is provided for a vast number of patient types requiring management of cardiac arrhythmias, IV therapy, nutritional needs, wound care, hemodialysis, blood glucose monitoring, physical therapy, respiratory therapy, and pain control.Minimum Qualifications:* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. * Current State of Georgia Registered Nurse License. * Current ACLS preferred. * Minimum 6 months in a specialty area or completion of a residency program preferred. * Recent Telemetry/Med Surg experience preferred.