RN – Cardiac ICU

RN - Cardiac ICU

Division

Healthcare - Travel + Acute Care Nursing

Location

New Haven, Connecticut

Employment Type

Temporary


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WCS Healthcare is currently seeking a Critical Care Nurse for a contract assignment at a Prestigious Hospital near New Haven, CT.

Compensation : $60 - $62
Job ID : 20362

Job Function:

  • Evaluate and monitor the patient’s progress.
  • Identify sudden or subtle changes in a patient’s medical condition.
  • Deliver regular updates to doctors, patients, and their family members.
  • Begin treatment and monitor doses.
  • If necessary, respond to a medical emergency and alert the appropriate doctors.
  • Care for patient needs throughout their recovery in the ICU unit.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork before transferring a patient.
  • Maintain patient records.
  • Create and implement effective care plans.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)
  • Current RN license for the state that you are working in (or willingness to obtain)
  • 3 years of acute cardiac care experience in this specialty
  • Strong cardiac skills are preferred; must be comfortable with HVC & proficient in swan-ganz monitoring
  • BLS & ACLS certifications from the AHA are required
  • Epic EMR experience is highly preferred
  • Must be ok with floating to the Stepdown unit as needed
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

 

Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

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