Medical Surgical/Telemetry Registered Nurse

Chesapeake, VA

Job Title: Registered Nurse - Medical Surgical/Telemetry

Location: Chesapeake, VA 23320

Shift: 3x12-Hour (19:00 - 07:30)

Start Date: ASAP

Job Duration: 13-week renewable contract

Salary: $2,052-$2,394/week

We are currently seeking a skilled and experienced Registered Nurse to join our Medical Surgical/Telemetry team in Chesapeake, VA. As an MS/Tele Nurse, you will provide comprehensive care to patients in a night shift setting. This is a 13-week renewable contract position with night shifts available.


  • Deliver high-quality nursing care to patients in the Medical Surgical/Telemetry unit.
  • Monitor and assess patients' conditions, including vital signs, telemetry readings, and overall health status.
  • Administer medications, start IV lines, and perform other nursing procedures as required.
  • Interpret telemetry readings and promptly report any abnormalities or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Collaborate with the interdisciplinary healthcare team to develop and implement individualized care plans.
  • Provide emotional support and education to patients and their families regarding their condition, treatment, and recovery.
  • Ensure accurate and thorough documentation of patient information, treatments, and response to care.
  • Adhere to infection control protocols and maintain a clean and safe working environment.
  • Demonstrate strong IV start skills and proficiency in telemetry interpretation.
  • Utilize EPIC electronic medical record system proficiently.
  • Float to other units, work on weekends, and holidays as scheduled within the contract.


  • Valid RN license in Virginia (Compact or VA license in hand - no exceptions).
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Medical Surgical/Telemetry nursing.
  • BLS and ACLS certifications required via American Heart Association.
  • Proficiency in using EPIC electronic medical record system.
  • Strong skills in IV starts and telemetry interpretation.
  • Travel nursing experience is preferred.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • COVID-19 vaccination in compliance with facility guidelines (Medical/Religious Exemptions Only).

If you are a dedicated and experienced MS/Tele Nurse with a passion for providing exceptional patient care, we invite you to apply for this position. Join our team and contribute to the well-being of our patients. Apply now and become a valuable member of our healthcare team.


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