Cardiac Intensive Care RN

Location: Virginia-Richmond
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: 22521718
Category: RN Job In Cardiology
Company: GCN Staffing Group
Contact: Multiple
Job Updated: 10/16/20

Cardiac Intensive Care RN - 22521718

Registered Nurse RN Cardiac Intensive Care CICU

SHIFT: Full-time days/nights (Rotating weekends): 7a- 7p and 7p – 7a

Reports to: Clinical Coordinator/Director

Orientation schedule: 4 – 6 weeks

Education: Required - Graduate of accredited School of Nursing with current license as a Registered Professional. Nurse in the State of Virginia or compact license. BSN degree or currently enrolled in BSN Program.

Experience: Required - Current Virginia license or license pending results of State Board. Preferred – one-year experience in area of clinical expertise of which applying.

About Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU)

  • 12 bed unit.
  • Provides a high acuity level of care to a wide variety of cardiac and medical patients at a 2:1 patient to nurse ratio.
  • The patient population includes diagnosis such as unstable angina and myocardial infarctions, arrhythmias, acute renal failure, acute respiratory failure, arrhythmias, cardiogenic shock, pneumonia, and sepsis.
  • CICU also cares for patients who have undergone cardiothoracic surgery including cardiac bypass, complex valve replacement/repair, and TAVR. CICU consists of patients who require invasive hemodynamic monitoring, mechanical ventilation, EKOS (PE and extremities) continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT), ECMO, IMPELLA, intra-aortic Balloon Pump, and induced hypothermia.


Registered Nurse RN Cardiac Intensive Care CICU

SHIFT: Full-time days/nights (Rotating weekends): 7a- 7p and 7p – 7a

Reports to: Clinical Coordinator/Director

 

Orientation schedule: 4 – 6 weeks

 

E ducation: Required - Graduate of accredited School of Nursing with current license as a Registered Professional. Nurse in the State of Virginia or compact license. BSN degree or currently enrolled in BSN Program.

 

Experience: Required - Current Virginia license or license pending results of State Board. Preferred – one-year experience in area of clinical expertise of which applying.

 

 

About Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU)

 

  • 12 bed unit.

 

  • Provides a high acuity level of care to a wide variety of cardiac and medical patients at a 2:1 patient to nurse ratio.

 

  • The patient population includes diagnosis such as unstable angina and myocardial infarctions, arrhythmias, acute renal failure, acute respiratory failure, arrhythmias, cardiogenic shock, pneumonia, and sepsis.

 

  • CICU also cares for patients who have undergone cardiothoracic surgery including cardiac bypass, complex valve replacement/repair, and TAVR. CICU consists of patients who require invasive hemodynamic monitoring, mechanical ventilation, EKOS (PE and extremities) continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT), ECMO, IMPELLA, intra-aortic Balloon Pump, and induced hypothermia.