RN Clinical Nurse II - Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit

Subspecialty: Cardiothoracic ICU

Posted: 7/18/2018

Company: UNC Health Care - UNC Health Care is an award-winning, not-for-profit integrated health care system that is committed to delivering state-of-the-art health care and outstanding service to patients. From the mountains to the coast, UNC Health Care is there, providing care to North Carolinians from all 100 counties and from across the country.

At UNC Health Care, we are looking for talented, passionate medical professionals to join our growing community and provide the highest quality care to our patients across North Carolina. UNC Health Care provides a variety of career opportunities for professional development and growth for our employees.

Location: Morrisville, NC

Description: RN Clinical Nurse II - Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit
At UNC Health Care, weíre hiring individuals who are passionate about delivering quality health care. From holding a patientís hand before a procedure, to comforting a frightened child, these are the qualities UNC Health Care seeks in our nurses. And as one of our trusted nurses, youíll help men and women get back on their feet while bringing them peace of mind. Our nursing departments are as much about kindness and caring for the whole person as they are about medical and technical knowledge.

The CTICU is part of the UNC Center for Heart and Vascular Care whose mission is to provide an interdisciplinary approach to the care of patients with cardiothoracic and vascular disease. We are currently a 9 bed intensive care unit specializing in the treatment of post-surgical cardiothoracic and vascular patients and will be expanding to 16 beds this summer.Our primary surgical procedures include coronary artery bypass grafting, heart valve repair/replacements, heart transplants, lung transplants, LVAD, ECMO, aortic/thoracic aneurysm repairs, and complicated esophageal, thoracic and vascular surgeries. CTICU nurses are educated to successfully manage and care for patients with advanced hemodynamic monitoring and supportive devices such as pulmonary artery catheters, temporary and permanent pacemakers, intra-aortic balloon pumps and continuous renal replacement therapy. The CTICU is a dynamic work environment which relies on a highly motivated staff that displays exceptional team work.

Experience in cardiothoracic specialty is preferred but not required. Our orientation program is tailored to your existing skills and experience with supplemental and specialty courses to expand your knowledge.

This is a 36 hour/week position, day/night rotation with some weekends, flexible self scheduling.

Primary Location: United States-North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Shift: Rotating

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications: Requires graduation from a state-accredited school of professional nursing and one year of nursing experience. Must be licensed to practice as a registered nurse in the State of North Carolina by the NC Board of Nursing. Current certification in Healthcare Provider BLS/ CPR required.

Bachelorís Degree in Nursing, preferred. If hired after January 6, 2014, must be enrolled in an accredited program within four years of employment, and obtain a Baccalaureate degree with a major in Nursing or a Masterís degree with a major in Nursing within seven years of employment date.

Job reference: HEA00933

Benefits: This position is eligible for our RN incentive program of tuition loan assistance, commitment incentive and relocation assistance. This position offers a generous benefits and PTO accrual package.

How to Apply: https://jobs.uncmedicalcenter.org/job/chapel-hill/rn-clinical-nurse-ii-cardiothoracic-intensive-care-unit/14481/8584406


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