Registered Nurse- Congestive Heart Failure Clinic

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Apr 13, 2018
Closes
May 09, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Heart Hospital is hiring a Registered Nurse for the Congestive Heart Failure Program!
Hours: Monday- Friday, 8AM-4:30PM

Unit Description:
  • Outpatient clinic for Congestive Heart Failure patients
  • No weekends or holidays!
  • This position is response for rooming and triaging patients, providing heart failure education, taking vitals, performs EKGs, consolidating medications, setting up follow up appointments, and reporting and issue to the assigned provider
  • Idea candidate will have 1-2 years of acute care nursing experience

The Registered Nursing (RN) is responsible to perform a competent level of nursing care as demonstrated by the critical thinking model known as the nursing process. The standards of practice (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, coordination of care- teaching and health promotion and evaluation) along with the standards of professional performance (ethics, culturally congruent practice, communication, collaboration, leadership, education, evidence- based practice /nursing research, quality, evaluation, resource utilization, and environmental health) encompass the actions and foundation of professional nursing. The RN possesses clinical knowledge and skills to meet standards as required by specific clinical areas.

Education Level
RN-Associate's Degree OR
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR
RN-Diploma (Non-degree) OR
RN-Doctorate Level Degree OR
RN-Master's Level Degree

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Registered Nurse

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
New Hire Education Requirement: All new RN's who do not have their BSN will be required to sign a BSN Agreement committing to enrollment in an accredited RN to BSN program within 24 months of hire and successfully obtaining their BSN within 5 years of hire. BSN or MSN preferred. Direct Care RN's required to have BLS within 90 days of hire.

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