HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Cardiovascular EKG/EEG Services in Nashville, Tennessee
Serving our community for more than 30 years, TriStar Southern Hills is a 126 Bed facility serving 3 counties in our area. TriStar Southern Hills has been a leader for a wide range of healthcare services, including emergency services, cardiology, orthopedics and rehabilitation. TriStar Southern Hills is an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI and a Primary Stroke Center. There are more than 300 board certified physicians representing more than 20 specialties, many of whom have offices located on our campus.
The RN Team at Southern Hills Medical Center is a tight knit group of hardworking, dedicated healthcare providers with a passion for saving lives. Interested in becoming a part of our nursing team? Apply now!
Primary Purpose of this Position:
To manage individualized, goal-directed nursing care through use of the nursing process and the principles of primary nursing in accordance with departmental and hospital policies and procedures.
The Cardiovascular Registered Nurse exemplifies professional nursing practice through expert education, consultation, research, practice, and is a leading nurse expert in cardiovascular care across all settings, including the implementation and administration of advanced EKG and EEG Services.
They function as a resource for and support to cardiovascular resources within the hospital, and may serve in a collaborative manner in leading the design, implementation, and evaluation of new programs, projects, and systems regarding essential cardiovascular care.
_The Registered Nurse duties include:_ * Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Carries out physician orders. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors vital signs. * Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Instructs and educates patients and families.
GrGraduate of an Accredited School of Nursing is required; BSN preferred
· Current TN RN licensure (Approved Compact State Licensure may be accepted as well)
· Previous experience in a cardiovascular or an acute care setting strongly preferred
· Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Certification (BLS required; ACLS desired)
· Critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills essential
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: RN Cardiovascular EKG/EEG Services
Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Southern Hills Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00145-63211