Cardiac Care Nurse
Length of Assignment: 3 months
Shift : Days
Currently seeking Cardiac Nurse (RN) for an expanding team in the Maryland area. The ideal candidate will possess a current and active RN License and at least 2 years of nursing experience.
Responsibilities of the Cardiac Care Nurse
Treat a wide variety of patients suffering from heart conditions as well for care for patients post angioplasty, bypass or pacemaker surgery.
Perform Stress evaluations and health assessments.
Responsible for Vascular, cardiac and electrocardiogram monitoring.
Provide post-op care.
Manage basic life support needs and stabilize patients until the attending physician is available, based upon nursing standards and protocol.
Record patient's' current vital signs.
Obtain specimens for lab tests.
Perform all other Nursing duties as needed.
Requirements of the Cardiac Care Nurse
Bachelor's degree in Nursing
Current and active RN License
Minimum 2 years of nursing experience
ACLS & BLS certifications
Vaccination records and TB clearance
Clear drug screening and background check
Associated topics: asn, bsn, care unit, ccu, hospice, intensive care unit, nurse, psychatric, registered nurse, transitional