Delivers professional and technical nursing to adult and geriatric patients admitted to the Telemetry unit with real or potential
life threatening illnesses. Monitors, interprets and intervenes for patients experiencing cardiac arrhythmia, working under the
direction of, and in collaboration with the medical staff. Performs nursing techniques for the comfort and well being of the
patient. Nursing care delivered complies with the objectives and policies of the hospital utilizing the nursing process of
assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Prepares equipment and assists physician during treatments and
examinations of patients. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to provide age/developmentally appropriate
care in accordance with unit specific standards. Assists in planning, supervising, and instructing Patient Care Assistants,
thereby providing nursing care to a number of patients. Knowledge of adherence to monitoring of and compliance with all
regulatory and licensing agency guidelines including but not limited to TJC, OSHA, AHCA, CMS, etc.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):
Current Florida RN License
Current BLS Certification
Current ACLS Certification
Basic Arrhythmia skills
Completion of a Telemetry/Critical Care course preferred
Ability to communicate in English
Primary Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Facility: Florida Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005043306
About Florida Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.