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Registered Nurse RN Cardiac Progressive Care Unit

Posted on Aug 13, 2019 by LewisGale Medical Center

Salem, VA 24153
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Description
SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

***Up to $10,000 sign on bonus available***

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Through our extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of serving more than 250,000 patients each year. LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes. Lastly, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitals nationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

Additional Information about our Cardiac Progress Care Unit:
  • 20-Bed Cardiac PCU
  • Nurse to patient ratios based on acuity (very fast pace)
  • Patient turnover ranges from 1 3 days
  • Types of patients on this unit require various drips and rhythm monitoring
  • Part of LGMC Shared Governance councils
  • A supportive environment focused on fostering educational opportunities and specialty certification
  • Leaders on this unit have a passion for supporting nurses in reaching their professional goals, excellent practice, and collegial relationships
Qualifications
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
  • Diploma or AssociatesDegree from a professional nursing program (required)
  • BSNor current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing(preferred)
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program ($5,250/calendar year)
  • Student Loan Assistance Program (up to $150/month inassistance)
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
  • Current Registered Nurse License in this state
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS)Health Care Provider (required)
We are an equal opportunityemployer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on thebasis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation,age, marital status, veteran status, or disability

Associated topics: asn, bsn, cardiothoracic, care unit, coronary, intensive, maternal, neonatal, staff nurse, surgery

Reference: 744683810