Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiovascular ICU / CVICU

Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)

Dallas, TX

Currently looking for a patient centered Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) Registered Nurse (RN) in the Dallas, TX area. The ideal candidate will possess at least 1-2 years experience in an acute care hospital and 1-2 years of experience in a Critical Care unit.

Requirements of the Registered Nurse - Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU RN)

  • Associates degree required BSN preferred
  • Bachelor's degree
  • RN license required
  • Current American Heart Association BLS provider
  • ACLS required up7on hire. RN interns must complete ACLS within six months of hire
  • CCRN preffered
  • 1 - 2 years of acute care nursing
  • 1 - 2 years of Intensive Care Unit experience

Responsibilities of the Registered Nurse - Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU RN)

  • Responsible for the coordination of competent, evidence-based care, including assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, and implementation.
  • Participates in decision-making, teaching, mentoring, and collaboration with the team to advance patient care and achieve outcomes.
  • Perform other duties assigned
  • Provides general nursing care to patients in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques
  • Prepares equipment and aids physician during treatments and examinations of patients
  • Observes patient, record significant conditions and reactions, and notifies supervisor or physician of patients condition and reaction to drugs, treatments and significant incidents
  • Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs to detect deviations from normal and assess condition to patient
State
TX

City
Dallas

Position Id
3399
Date Posted
5/31/2019

Job Type
Permanent