**Clinical Nurse (RN), ICU - Cardiology / Cardiac Surgery - Nights (54258)**
+ Job Type:Full Time
+ FTE/Bi-Weekly Hours:.90/72
+ Hours in Shift:12
+ Location:Palo Alto, CA
500P - J4 Intensive Care Unit: Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Arrhythmia, Pulmonary Hypertension Cardiac Medicine ICU/Coronary Care Unit is looking for experienced nurses to join our team. Nurses in this ICU care for the critically ill cardiovascular medicine and surgery, heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, and patients with rhythm disorders. In addition, nurses care for patients on advanced life support such as Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS- LVADs, Impella, Tandem Heart), Intraaortic Balloon Pump (IABP), and Continuous Renal replacement Therapy (CRRT). Also, nurses manage patients on vasoactive , sedative/paralytic, and inotropic infusions. Nurses on this unit draw upon their critical thinking and decision making skills, communication skills through our CICARE model, and team collaboration in managing this complex patient population. If you want to be a part of a patient care unit that promotes nursing excellence, fosters professional growth, and values Honesty, Excellence, Respect, Teamwork, and Compassion, this is the right unit for you.
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CA RN, AHA BLS and ACLS required. 2 years' Cardiac ICU or general ICU experience preferred. BSN or higher nursing degree. Experience with MCS and other advanced life support therapies a plus.
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