Tenet Healthcare REGISTERED NURSE-CVICU-FULL TIME-NIGHTS / 10K SIGN ON BONUS in Hialeah, Florida

Position Summary:

Delivers Advanced Professionaland technical nursing care to adult and geriatric patients with real orpotential life threatening illness, in support of and in collaboration withcare directed by the medical staff. Nursing care delivered complies with theobjectives and policies of the hospital. Collaborates with multidisciplinaryteam members to provide age /developmentally appropriate care in accordancewith unit standards. Performs nursingtechniques for the comfort and well-being of the patient. Participates inperformance improvement to maintain provision of quality care. Preparesequipment and assists physician during treatments and examinations ofpatients. Assists in planning,supervising, and instructing secretaries, and Nursing Assistants therebyproviding care to a number of patients. Incorporates critical thinking skillsinto patient care. Makes comprehensive nursing decisions based on theinterpretation of facts and evaluations of patient outcome; modifies the planof care based upon the evaluations. Demonstrates a professional, supportiveattitude. Provides excellent customer service. This Position requiresconsiderable walking, standing, moderate lifting, exposure to patientelements and handling of emergencies and critical patient incidents. May beneeded to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient careunit as assigned by department head or nursing supervisor.

Position Qualification: (Training, Education, Experience, Skills and Abilities)

• Must meet clinical competency standards specific to CVICU

• Excellent physical assessment skills

• Previous Critical Care experience

• Good knowledge of EKG interpretation and interventions

• Previous CVICU experience or Successful completion and certificate ofCVICU Course preferred

• Visual and hearing senses must be adequate to assess/detect changes inhuman physiological condition

• Ability to perform effectively in fast paced, stressful environment

• Ability to respond quickly and accurately to changes in patientcondition.

• Ability to work harmoniously and effectively with others

• Basic computer knowledge

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

RequiredLicenses/Certifications:

• Holds a current Florida Registered Nurse Licensure

• Holds a current Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification from theAmerican Heart Association

• Holds a current Basic Cardiac Life Support Certification from theAmerican Heart Association

CommunicationSkills:

Ability to effectively communicate inwriting and orally with all levels of the organization in English

Job: Nursing

Organization: Palmetto General Hospital

Title: REGISTERED NURSE-CVICU-FULL TIME-NIGHTS / 10K SIGN ON BONUS

Location: FL-Hialeah

Requisition ID: 1805047152