CVICU in Hialeah, FL at HealthTrust  

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

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Job Description

Entrust Your Career to HealthTrust!

Salary: $36.86 - $42.00

Sign on Bonus: $10k 

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 an CVICU at a beautiful facility located near Miami, FL

When you come to a hospital, you may not know what’s wrong. You’re concerned and need help. At Palmetto General Hospital, we offer a comprehensive range of health services and medical programs so that you receive the care you need.

With a broad range of medical services and specialties, you can undergo exams, diagnostic scans, surgery and get help healing, all in one convenient location.

We continuously search for new ways to improve and make our hospital the best place for patients to receive care, for physicians to practice and for employees to work. No matter what your condition, you will find a dedicated team ready to help.

Here are a few things you should know about us:

  • We are a 368-bed acute care hospital.
  • We have a 571 member medical staff.
  • We have 1,702 employees.
  • We offer acclaimed cardiac care, maternity care, pediatrics, wound care and more.
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: 

• Strong critical thinking skills & ability to work in a stressful fast paced environment

• Ability to respond quickly and accurately to changes in patient condition.

• Ability to work harmoniously and effectively with others 

• A year experience in nursing particularly Telemetry preferred

• Clinical competence 

• Basic computer knowledge

• Successful completion of Critical Course preferred 

• Graduate from an approved nursing educational program as defined by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)

• Current Florida Registered Nurse Licensure

• Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification from the American Heart Association

• Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification from the American Heart Association

• Basic arrhythmia skill required prior to start in the unit, or critical care experience

Full benefits included!

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!