CVICU RN in Atlanta, GA at HealthTrust  

Date Posted: 6/21/2018

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Job Description

Entrust Your Career to HealthTrust!

Shift Details: Days

As HealthTrust Workforce Solutions, we focus on a healthcare facility’s most valuable resource for delivering exceptional patient experiences – its people. We believe healthcare isn’t defined by the four walls in which it’s practiced. It’s defined by the people for whom and by whom it is delivered.

Fantastic opportunity for a Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit RN at a beautiful facility located near Atlanta, Georgia.

The region's only faith-based, not-for-profit health system, Hospital is the most experienced healthcare provider in the region, offering high-impact medical technology that rivals any medical facility in the country.

Community hospital is a 330-bed acute care hospital founded in 1875 by the Sisters of Mercy. In addition to general services hospital is known for its breakthrough technology, highly specialized treatments and advanced medical procedures in a number of areas including:


•         Cardiovascular Services at The Heart Hospital


•         Neurological/Neurosurgical Services


•         Orthopedics


•         Oncology Services

With dedicated Neuro-Intensive Care, Coronary Care and Intensive Care units, hospital is able to provide highly skilled, advanced care for the critically ill patient.

Position Summary

Delivers advanced professional and technical nursing care to adult and geriatric patients with real or potential life threatening illnesses, in support of and in collaboration with care directed by the medical staff. Nursing care delivered complies with the objectives and policies of the hospital. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to provide age/developmentally appropriate care in accordance with unit standards. Performs nursing techniques for the comfort and well-being of the patient. Participates in performance improvement to maintain provision of quality care. Prepares equipment and assists physician during treatments and examinations of patients. Assists in planning, supervising, and instructing secretaries, and Nursing Assistants thereby providing care to a number of patients. Incorporates critical thinking skills into patient care. Makes comprehensive nursing decisions based on the interpretation of facts and evaluations of patient outcome; modifies the plan of care based upon the evaluations. Demonstrates a professional, supportive attitude. Provides excellent customer service. Position requires considerable walking, standing, moderate lifting, exposure to patient elements and handling of emergencies and critical patient incidents. May be needed to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assigned by department head or nursing supervisor. 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing 
  • 2+ years of recent CVICU experience 
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Georgia 
  • BSN preferred 
  • CCRN preferred (bonus available) 
  • Electronic Medical Record proficiency preferred 

Full benefits included!

Group benefits: Eligible

Together with our healthcare facility partners, we ensure that healthcare professionals have the skills, tools and support needed to fulfill their mission of delivering exceptional patient experiences. This means taking a holistic, long-term view of your career options and taking as good a care of our people as our hospital partners take of their patients. When healthcare professionals are empowered with the right skills, tools and employment opportunity to fulfill their mission – something incredible happens. Patient satisfaction soars, employee collaboration takes hold and healthcare organizations deliver high quality, sustainable access to care.

Apply today!