Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Holding Recovery - Part Time Nights

Posted on Mar 10, 2019 by Ascension

Birmingham, AL 35201
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

We Are Hiring

New Job Opening! Registered Nurse (RN) in the Cardiac Holding Recovery Department. The shift is 7pm-7am, two 12 hr shifts per week. This is a Part-Time benefit eligible position.
About the Job:
This is an outpatient area. The RN role is to admit patients, draw IV's, send patient to Cath lab, recover from Cath Lab, watch overnight, discharge the next morning. This is an outpatient area. The RN role is to admit patients, draw IV's, send patient to Cath lab, recover from Cath Lab, watch overnight, discharge the next morning.
This cardiac holding recovery unit has 20 total beds only 10 of those are used for overnight stays. This is an outpatient area. Nurse to patient ratio is 4/3-1.
Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders. Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
Job Requirements:
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
  • Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Education:
  • Diploma
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
Work Experience:
  • Cardiac experience preferred but not necessary
  • Other applicable experience: Pre-imposed procedures, heart cath's, recovery, ambulatory care surgery experience, PACU
About our Hospital:
St. Vincent's East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL. It is a general medical and surgical facility that offers a variety of programs and services to fit individual, corporate, and community needs. St. Vincent's East provides all the service lines that our downtown hospital provides except for Birth Suites and NICU which is exclusive to our downtown location. It is the home for our only Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III Emergency Department.
  • Great location with suburb feel patients not wanting to drive downtown.
  • Part of the largest faith based, not for profit hospitals in Alabama.
  • Behavioral Health Facility on the East campus.
  • Free and easy parking for hospital and physical appointments.
  • Offers all the major service lines except Birth Suites/NICU.
  • Easy access from many rural communities.
  • Hospital has a longstanding presents in the community.
  • Excellent staff that provides care for those in their community.
St. Vincent's Health System is the first and only health system in the nation to hold the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)'s heart accreditations in all three areas, those include atrial fibrillation, heart failure and chest pain. St. Vincent's Cardiovascular Care Center offers a variety of services to assist patients with cardiovascular problems. These services aid in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
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