Cardiac Surgery Critical Care Internship - Starts July 2018!

Location
Norfolk, VA:Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Apr 04, 2018
Closes
Apr 28, 2018
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:



SENTARA HEART HOSPITAL IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE
CARDIAC SURGERY CRITICAL CARE INTERNSHIP
STARTING JULY 2018!
About the Program:

Sentara Heart Hospital's Internship Program is for experienced Registered Nurse's who want to transition into the cardiac surgery field. It is a competency based program that is tailored to fit the needs of a non-critical care experienced nurse based on their level of knowledge, skills, and experience.

Internship Specifics:

  • Program is 16 weeks long
  • Full time paid internship and nursing position
  • Day or Nights rotator schedules available
  • Must be willing to work 12 hour shifts
  • Internship schedule rotates classroom and clinical hours
  • Must be able to start hospital orientation by June 25th
What you will Need:
  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program
  • BSN is preferred
  • 1 year of nursing experience in an acute care area required
  • Active RN license and current BLS Certification

About the Unit:

  • 12-bed Cardiac Surgery Acute Critcal care Unit
  • Nurses provide service to any patients that have undergone open-heart surgery
  • Management and titration of up to 2 vasopressors or 2 anti-hypertensives
  • Management and monitoring arterial and CVP pressure lines
  • Porviding support to patient on high flow oxygen and BiPap
  • Telemetry monitoring in addition to a central monitoring station
  • Nurse-patient ratio is typically 2:1
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