Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg / Telemetry

  • Madison, WI
    • 3x12 hrs
    • Nights, Flexible
Travel
3 days ago

$2,999/wk

Quality Nurses is seeking a travel nurse RN Med Surg / Telemetry for a travel nursing job in Madison, Wisconsin.

Estimated payment breakdown

$1,329 in weekly taxable income

$1,670 in non-taxable stipend

Job description & requirements

  • Specialty: Med Surg / Telemetry
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: 08/22/2022
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, nights, flexible
  • Employment Type: Travel

As travel nurses ourselves, we understand all the reasons to avoid taking an assignment with an agency you've never worked with before. We want to reward you for giving us a chance, so when you sign for your first assignment (of 13 weeks or more) with us from now until August 31st we will include a $1,000 bonus on your first paycheck.

****Travelers are the first to float. The Traveler may have shifts scheduled in multiple units, depending on the current staffing needs. During the travelers assignment, if the primary unit no longer has a need, shifts will be re-assigned to another unit in order to complete contract.Nurses working on the Inpatient Medical Surgical Unit, at the American Center will have the opportunity to provide care to both medical and surgical patients.High volume elective surgical admissions will be orthopedic patients, including joint replacement, spine surgery, and both upper extremity and lower extremity procedures.A smaller volume of the elective surgical patients will come from Neurosurgery spine, Urology, General Surgery, Endocrine, and Bariatrics.In addition to the surgical population, nurses will care for a variety of medical patients including those with pneumonia, sepsis, COPD, CHF and other acute and chronic medical conditions. The medical/surgical unit offers inpatient dialysis, with a two chair dialysis suite located on the unit. Telemetry monitoring can be provided for all patients, and a limited number of IMC status patients will be cared for at the American Center.This unit offers motivated nursing staff the opportunity to not only work in a new physical environment but will give them the chance to expand their skills beyond that of a single specialty area of nursing practice.**Minimum Requirements:**Traveler must have permanent address outside 50mile radius of Traveler must have WI nursing license or compact license from their permanent address state.*Will consider candidates without WI or compact license but must apply for a temporary license under ACT10 within 48 hours of offer accepted and provide screenshot of application submitted.Traveler must complete this requirement prior to being cleared to start.Traveler must have completed two years of acute care experience within last 3 years.Traveler must have experience in an Academic Level 1 - Trauma center or similar hospital size.Successfully completed traveler assignment (13 weeks) preferred.Needs 2 references from recent work environment/assignments (supervisor or manager only).Traveler must have Basic Arrhythmia experience. Will be required to pass Telemetry test upon arrival at UWHC. (Not for clinic positions)Telemetry Competency: (Please note the Inpatient/Outpatient OR RNs do not complete telemetry)All agency travelers must demonstrate competency in interpretation of cardiac rhythms before your orientation begins. Previous completion of PALS, ACLS, etc. is not acceptable as a demonstration of this competency. Instead, you will be expected to satisfactorily complete a 20 question test which consists of multiple choice questions and write-in rhythm identification. You must pass with an overall score of 80% and correctly identify 100% of the 4 life-threatening rhythms for your patient population (adult or peds). If there are any questions, please refer to earlier communication from UWHC to your agency.***Free Parking *****

Benefits

  • Weekly pay
  • Cancelation protection
  • Holiday Pay
  • Guaranteed Hours
Nelsie Ann Santos
Nelsie Ann Santos from Quality Nurses
Quality Nurses Job ID #m227916. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.

About Madison, WI

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The sprawling University of Wisconsin sets the tone for this college town of cafes, bookstores, brewpubs, numerous restaurants (more per capita than anywhere else in the U.S.) and a good share of cultural and historical attractions. Stunning glacial waterways make the City of Lakes one of the more picturesque state capitals in the country. More than 250 parks offer residents and tourists plenty of recreational areas to choose from. If you visit the campus, be sure to try the famous Babcock Ice Cream at Memorial Union or Babcock Hall, before or after a visit to the Elvehjem Museum of Art's collection of Greek, Roman and Egyptian antiquities. And to really get into the college spirit, head over to State Street's eclectic range of ethnic restaurants. Be sure to try the mouth-watering bratwurst sandwich on a homemade bun at State Street Brats, a student favorite. At the end of State Street, the white granite, Roman Renaissance-style Capitol dominates the skyline and offers an observation platform for views of the city and lakes.

Vivian rates working as a Travel Med Surg/Telemetry Nurse in Madison, WI as a 74 out of 100.

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