Clinical Coordinator (RN) - Telemetry - Med/Surg
NJ - Elizabeth (07202)
The Telemetry Unit is a 38-bed unit. This team-oriented unit provides a wide variety of Medical/Surgical and diagnostic services to a diverse cardiac population (i.e., congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease, respiratory compromise and dysrhythmias ) The skills learned here set the groundwork for advancement to critical care.
The Clinical Coordinator creates patient assignments; assists NM in compliance monitoring; collaborates w/ health access dept and other units regarding bed coordination; provides input regarding objective observations related to staff evaluations; actively works with preceptors and NM regarding orientation process and mentoring of new staff.
Valid NJ RN License; Current BCLS, PALS, and ACLS where required; ANA certification in area of specialty, preferred; IV therapy and Venipuncture skills; Excellent written and oral communication skills; Sound decision-making capacity; Demonstrate ability to work collaboratively with MD staff and other departments; Ability to perform all competencies of the position is required for employment in the position. Minimum 3-5 years med/surg or similar experience. Five plus years preferred.