(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Cardiology/Telemetry-RN – RN – Cardiac Step Down, Full-Time 7P to 7A
* Relocation Assistance *
Under the supervision of the Director|Manager or other designee, the Cardiac Step Down (RN) utilizes the nursing process in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating a plan of patient care in response to identified needs.
Directs and|or provides patient care which may include administering medication, performing procedures and monitoring patient status in accordance with approved nursing practice.
Assists the health care provider with examinations, procedures, prescription refills and other processes related to direct patient care.
Communicates in an active, positive and effective manner to all health care team members and reports pertinent patient care and family data in a comprehensive and unbiased manner.
Maintains medical records requiring appropriate and timely recording of patient information.
Delivers patient care utilizing guidelines of care and appropriate resources, including personnel, services, supplies and equipment.
Develops and implements an education plan in collaboration with patient and family.
Maintains required skills and competencies and participates in educational programs and staff meetings required.
Associates of Nursing or Nursing Degree required
Bachelors of Science in Nursing preferred
Masters Degree a plus
2-3 years Nursing experience in an acute care hospital setting required
1-2 years Telemetry (Step Down, Med|Surg, CCU, PCU) Nursing experience preferred
Certifications | Licensure:
State Registered Nurse (RN) License required
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred
Must be able to utilize independent decision-making skills in a wide variety of situations.
Requires a high degree of accuracy in the performance of varied responsibilities.
Personal computer skills required.
Must be self-motivated to complete work in a timely manner to meet deadlines.