Northside Hospital RN, Telemetry/PCCU Unit, Fulltime-Days in Atlanta, Georgia
RN, Telemetry/PCCU Unit, Fulltime-Days
Facility:Northside Hospital AtlantaDepartment:606A PROGRES CARDIAC CARE
Job ID #:73796Education Required:Associates Degree
Job Category:RN-CardiologyExperience Required:1 - 3 Years
Employment Type:Full - Time
Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.
Facility Overview: Northside Hospital
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Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.
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Service Area Overview: Extraordinary cardiovascular careWhen it comes to heart health, patients expect knowledge, expertise, and cutting-edge services thatensure the most accurate and expedient diagnosis and treatments.Northside Hospital, a renowned leader in cardiovascular care services, offers cardiovascular care through diagnostic, interventional, rehabilitative, and support services.- We are an Accredited Chest Pain Center.- We are designated a UnitedHealth Premium® Cardiac Specialty Center for outstanding quality cardiac services.- Northside Vascular Surgery, an award-winning program and one of the most skilled vascular surgery programs in the Southeast, recently expanded our services. We are the only program inthe nation equipped to treat high-risk patients with custom-modified endografts for aortic aneurysm.In this type of setting, anything is possible.Do you have the skills and experience to contribute to our team?Then find your extraordinary side with us today!As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding cardiovascular careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today.
Position Description: The Cardiovascular RN provides high quality patient care to the cardiac patient in accordance with the philosophy and policies of Northside Hospital. The Cardiovascular RN acts as a nursing resource as it relates to their area of responsibility, and will be assigned to one of the following areas: Non-Invasive Cardiology, Pacemaker Clinic, Congestive Heart Failure Clinic, Cardiac Rehab or Cath Lab ARU, and perform the following nursing functions: Non-Invasive Cardiovascular - Assisting physicians with all special procedures requiring nursing intervention, patient care, and medication administration such as pacemaker insertion, TEE, Dobutamine, and Persantine studies, supervising stress testing of patients, interpreting holter monitor rhythms and identifying and reporting any abnormalities. Pacemaker Clinic - Interpreting and diagnosing pacemaker functioning and notifying physician of results. Conducting routine pacemaker follow up in clinic and through trans-telephonic clinic and reprogramming as required. CHF Clinic - Providing monitoring, support and patient education to congestive heart failure patient population. Cardiac Rehab - Providing rehabilitative care, education, and psychosocial support to cardiac patient, assisting cardiac patient with exercise plan and developing and conducting education programs for patients and their families, hospital personnel and nursing staff in the area of cardiovascular rehabilitation and healthy living strategies. Cath Lab ARU - Preps patients for cardiac cath procedures and recovers and monitors patients post procedure. Responsible for pulling sheath after cardiac cath.
Position Requirements: Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Nursing and have an active Georgia Registered Nurse license. Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) and ACLS certification strongly preferred. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification must be obtained within twelve (12) months of hire date into position. Minimum of one (1) year experience involving the treatment of cardiac or critical care patients. Thorough knowledge of cardiac arrhythmia interpretation.
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Yes
Work Hours: 7a-7p
Weekend Requirements: Yes
On-Call Requirements: No
Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today!
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..