Registered Nurse

Location: Nationwide
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: 22920341
Company: Team Placement Service Inc.
Contact: Sandra Calderon    Call: 703-215-5056
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Salary:   Hourly
Job Updated: 06/09/21

Registered Nurse - 22920341

Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) – Richmond, VA

Up to $42.82

About the 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.

Job Responsibilities of the CICU RN:

  • Performs and documents total physical assessment for patients within unit Scope of Care.
  • Analyzes pertinent data, communicates findings and documents information.
  • Utilizes equipment and performs special procedures competently as related to unit Scope of Care.
  • Organizes and prioritizes nursing care for a unit specific patient assignment.
  • Administers all medications utilizing the 5 rights to medication administration.
  • Initiates and documents patient teaching and discharge planning including family and/or significant other in collaboration with multidisciplinary team members.
  • Acquires and maintains current knowledge pertinent to nursing practice in Critical Care.
  • Communicates effectively with peers, supervisors, ancillary department and other customers.

Compensation and Benefits for the CICU RN:

  • Salary: $28.55-$42.82, depends on experience.
  • Sign on bonus up to $10k, relo up to $2500.
  • Shifts are three 12 hours per week, shift diff of $5 for weekend days, $6 for week nights, and $7 for weekend nights.
  • Matching 401(k) contributions ranging from 3-9%.
  • PTO starting at 4 weeks per year.
  • Tuition reimbursement of up to $5, 250 per year.
  • Low cost medical, dental, life, and vision options, LTD, STD, Flexible spending.

Qualifications and Education for the CICU RN:

  • Required - Current Virginia license or license pending results of State Board.
  • Preferred - One year experience in area of clinical expertise of which applying.
  • Preferred - BSN degree or currently enrolled in BSN Program.
  • ICU experience preferred, strong background in telemetry will be considered also.