Atlantic Health System

  • Resource Nurse, Cardiac Telemetry

    Job Location(s) US-NJ-Newton
    Position Type
    3:00pm - 11:00pm
    07606300-1 HUSSEY
    Newton Medical Center
  • Overview

    Newton Medical Center, a member of Atlantic Health System, is seeking a Full-time Registered Nurse to work in a Resource Nurse role for the Cardiac Telemetry unit Hussey 1 working 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm, no weekends. 


    Essential Job Function:

    • The Resource Registered Nurse will be able to function as the Primary Nurse during the day-to-day activities of the assigned units including PRN medication administration: to relieve staff RN for breaks as assigned for the noted areas
      • Prioritize and multitask in timely and efficient manner within the scope of the nursing unit assigned
      • Provide patient with the guidelines for education for disease specific conditions
      • Provide call backs to patients after discharge to ensure a clear and concise understanding of discharge care instructions
      • Assist in Peer interview processes for onboarding new staff and assisting the Coordinator with day to day operations of the unit.
      • Support the department with process improvement developments
      • Clinical support as needed to the assigned unit to support volume surges
      • Promote integration of new equipment in the assigned unit
      • Maintain compliance with unit policies and procedures, joint commission standards
      • Responsible for organizing and overseeing the discharge and admissions for the assigned department
      • Must have the ability to delegate work assignments
      • Supports and contributes to unit/Dept meetings
      • Provides tasks to support the above areas by the delegation of the Nursing Coordinator/Charge RN
      • Attend shared governance meetings
      • Provide hourly rounding on designated unit the My Rounding Tool
      • Participate in the scheduling committee
      • Oversee the education compliance/orientation schedule for Nursing Assistants in the Nursing Resource Dept and assisting the unit Educator
      • Candidate will have the ability to utilize the nursing process to assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate the plan of care for patients served
      • Through the model of Shared Governance, collaborate with all members of the health care team with a focus on promoting evidenced based care within a healing culture for the patient population served and their families
      • Candidate will demonstrate and embrace the PRIDE core values (Professionalism, Respect, Involvement, Dignity and Excellence) in every aspect of their job
      • Candidate must have excellent communication and computer skills



    • BSN Perferred


    • Valid New Jersey Registered Nurse License


    • BLS Required
    • ACLS Required
    • IV Certification
    • Basic Dsyrhythmia 

    Relevant Experience:

    • At least 3 years of Cardiac /Tele/Med/Surg experience of Registered Nurse experience in an Acute Care facility

    Atlantic Health System has created a Trusted Network of Caring™, delivering the right care, at the right quality, at the right time, at the right place and at the right cost. We aim to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 10th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you’ll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.


    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.


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