Telemetry Nurse
Onward Healthcare
 Los Angeles, CA

Exclusive In 2015, US News and World Report has ranked this 464 bed facility in the heart of Los Angeles as the #10 top ranking medical center! In 2013 was Voted America's Best Hospital for Patient Experience in 2012 by Women's Choice Awards! Even when we rank at the top of the industry we continue to make dramatic gains in a broad range of areas from treatment of hypertension and asthma to breast cancer screening - often reaching the top ten percent of all health care providers nationally. As one of the nations “Top Hospitals“ with an “A“ grade for Patient Safety, our dedicated physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals provide care to more than 25,000 patients admitted to our hospital and an additional 750,000 patients through our outpatient clinics. This Rate applies to RN's for Night shift only Unit Description: SCU (Surgical Care Unit) Ratio - 1:4, 1:5, 8-bed, Acuity 2-3, length of stay: less than 24 hours Intimate unit with only 8 beds, patients are mostly ambulatory Typical diagnoses - Post Interventional Radiology procedures (I.e.,Trans arterial chemo embolization), minor postop procedures (i.e., laparoscopic appendectomy) Medications -IV antibiotics, Morphine/hydromorphone PCA drip (patient-controlled analgesia) Float to MS, Tele, ED and PACU overflow to take care of patients waiting for inpatient beds Nursing attendants to assist in patient care Scrubs: Any color except light blue as this is reserved for OR only

ACLS, BLS

In this playground of palm trees and year-round sunshine, wedged between snow-capped mountains and sun-kissed beaches, Los Angeles beckons with its laid-back attitude, high-energy fun and urban adventures. This bustling city is a great place to indulge in the California lifestyle, catch soft ocean breezes, explore miles of beautiful sandy beaches, shop to your heart's content and enjoy all that this West Coast metropolis has to offer.

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers “onward and upward.“ Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.