Clinical Nurse – Heart Center Inpatient Cardiovascular Unit

Subspecialty: Combined ICU / CCU

Posted: 8/26/2020

Company: WakeMed Health & Hospitals

Location: Raleigh, NC

Description: Clinical Nurse – Heart Center Inpatient Cardiovascular Unit
Provide Care in the Raleigh Community as a Clinical Nurse in the Heart Center Inpatient Cardiovascular Unit

As the Clinical Nurse, you are responsible for providing total comprehensive nursing to patients and their families through the implementation of a plan of care. The plan is based upon the patient's developmental and health care needs identified through the assessment of the patient's physical, psychological, socioeconomic status, and physician orders regarding care, treatment, and education. The Heart Center Cardiovascular Inpatient Unit is a 16-bed unit that will care for patients with cardiovascular disease. Responsibilities:

  • Understanding the needs of the organization and supporting the mission, values, and management of patient care services.
  • Actively supporting and incorporating ANA Scope and Standards of Nursing Practice, North Carolina Board of Nursing Practice Act, WakeMed's Division of Nursing Professional Practice model, and WakeMed's Patient & Family Centered Care (PFCC) model. Four key concepts of PFCC:
    • Dignity and Respect = Listen to and honor patient and family perspectives and choices.
    • Information Sharing = Communicate and share complete and unbiased information with patients and families in ways that are affirming and useful.
    • Participation = Patients and families are encouraged and supported in participating in care and decision-making at the level they choose.
    • Collaboration = Patients and families and the Clinical Nurse collaborate in the delivery of care.

Here at WakeMed, you are more than an employee – you are family. We understand that our responsibility to the community begins with our employees. It’s simple: we care for our employees and our employees care for the community. We believe in doing everything we can to help you meet your personal and professional needs throughout employment. In doing this, we offer the following to support you:
  • Shared decision-making structure
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Countless career advancement opportunities
  • State-of-the-art technology
  • Flexible shift options
  • Tuition & specialty certification reimbursement
  • Medical & dental insurance
  • Paid vacation & sick leave
  • Health and wellness education programs
  • Fitness center

Work Schedule:
  • All shifts are available
  • Weekends as needed
  • Call requirements as needed

Innovation flourishes here, and we want your hard-earned experience and gained skills to advance further with our team. For more information and to apply, please visit us online at and reference job ID: 36238. EOE

Position type: Full-time

Education Requirements:

  • Graduate in Nursing Required
  • Or College Courses in Nursing Required – With Required Licensure/Certification
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing Preferred

Experience Requirements:
  • 2-3 Years of Cardiac Nursing Experience – Related Area Required
  • Or 2-3 Years of Clinical Experience – Critical Care (ICU/CCU) Preferred

Licensure/Certification Requirements:
  • Registered Nurse Required

Job reference: 36238

How to Apply: