Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Full Time Day
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: October 31, 2019
Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center Fort Pierce,FL RN, CVICU, FT,
Days, 0.9 FTE
Sign on bonus / relocation assistance available to qualifying
candidates - inquire with Recruiter Lawnwood Regional Medical
Fort Pierce, FL Facility Description: 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
Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast and offers diagnostic,
interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery.
Other hospital services include a 24/7 emergency department,
pediatric emergency department, labor/delivery and birthing,
pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic
services, and a full range of inpatient and outpatient general
surgical services. Lawnwood provides the areas only Level III
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric
Intensive Care Unit and Comprehensive Stroke Center. Lawnwood is
accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as Certified
Primary Stroke Center. Lawnwoods Physical Rehabilitation Center is
CARF accredited and, for 11 years in a row, the hospital is a
Five-Star Recipient for the Treatment of Heart Attack by
Healthgrades. At Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart
Institute, patients come first no matter what! Lawnwood Regional
Medical Center is a member of the nations leading provider of
healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been
named one of Ethispheres Worlds Most Ethical Companies for eight
consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence! Benefits: We
offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time
including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. 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
Requires FL RN, BLS, ACLS, CCRN preferred This unit will consider
training a strong ICU RN with at least 2 years experience " The
team work was 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
- 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 Required Job Qualifications
- Current licensure as an RN
- Current certification as a BLS/ACLS 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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