Registered Nurse (RN) CVICU
Company: Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: April 9, 2021
Description SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
**Sign-On Bonus Available for Qualified Candidates! -Registered
Nurse, CVICUFull-Time (0.9 FTE), Nights
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Fort Pierce, FL -
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed
acute-care hospital offering
a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced
Institute on the Treasure Coast providing interventional and
including open-heart surgery. Other hospital services include adult
pediatric emergency services, labor/delivery and birthing,
orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, as
inpatient and outpatient surgical services.
is designated by the Joint Commission as a Certified Primary Stroke
Physical Rehabilitation Center is CARF accredited and we are
designated a Level
II Trauma Center by the Florida Department of Health and verified
American College of Surgeons. We also offer a freestanding ER in
providing emergency treatment for adults and children closer to
Lawnwood offers the area's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care
Unit (NICU) and
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU). At Lawnwood patients come
first - no
matter what! We invite you to work in a fast-paced environment with
a team of
top healthcare professionals while enjoying a culturally vibrant,
yet laid-back quality of life centered on
Treasure Coast beaches, boating, fishing, community and the
- Benefits: We offer you an excellent total compensation package,
including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program, and employee stock purchase program. -
Unit Description: The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) at
Lawnwood is a true find on Florida's Treasure Coast! It is a 12
bed, attractive unit, with the large, functional rooms nurses
prefer. Utilizing an all RN staff and primary care nursing model,
this unit has a Director and Patient Care Coordinators to serve as
the Leadership Team. The unit culture is one of care, team work,
and sharing of information to promote clinical excellence among
all. Opportunities are learning to care for IABP patient, CRRT, and
"fresh" open hearts. - Here are some facts: Top 3 Patient
Diagnosis: CAD, Vascular Disease, Valve Disease Top
surgical/interventional procedures: CABG, CABG/VALVE, TAVR, STEMI
alert, Vascular Type of equipment used: Zoll (Code ICE), Impella,
IABP, Swanz Ganz N/P Ratio: Varies by acuity 1:1, 2:1, 3:1 Floating
to SICU, TICU, MICU, ED Holding, CCSD Uniform: Ceil blue or white
or any combination of the two - "The team work is great!" Liz, RN -
The CVICU RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with
established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:
- Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.-
- Carries out physician orders.
- Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans
wounds, monitors vital signs.
- Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for
well-coordinated patient care.
- Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as
appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.-
- Instructs and educates patients and families.
- Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs
with members of the healthcare team.
- Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
- Orients and mentors new staff members.
- Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective
equipment as required. -
- -Qualifications - -
- FL RN Licensure, or
- Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida State
Licensing Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing
eligibility and duration provisions)
- Current BLS & ACLS certifications (American Heart Association)
as a Healthcare Provider.
- Previous CVICU experience preferred
- Will consider training strong ICU nurses
- Customer service abilities including effective listening
- Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to
work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
- Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing,
bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients
and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.--
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