Baton Rouge General Medical Center
Join our innovated Medical-Telemetry unit that has a great TEAM of nurses who strive to make the patient care experience a great one!
This unit has a unique staffing model which includes an Admit Nurse & Discharge Nurse to improve the daily workflow to allow the primary nurse to focus on administering excellent patient care.
This is a fast paced Medical-Telemetry Unit with experienced nurses who revel in guiding new nurses to reach their ultimate potential. This unit will allow new nurses to encounter many different clinical skills under the careful guidance of knowledgeable preceptors and charge nurses
The nurse will gain experience with a diverse group of patients and diagnosis. The nurse will gain valuable experience in many types of procedures as well as develop critical thinking skills for crisis situations.
Educational Opportunities within the first year of employment include: CPR, ACLS, EKG, Stroke Boot Camp, Charge Nurse and Nurse Preceptor Training. After one year of service there is a Core Telemetry-Vascular course that is offered for nursing specialization