HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Technician, Arrhythmia Care Unit - PRN in Richmond, Virginia
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As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Level II trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.
Arrhythmia Care Unit
10 bed stepdown unit that opened in April, 2014
Patient population includes
o New onset Atrial Fibrillation
o Antiarrhythmic drug loading and dosing
o Post-electrophysiology catheterization lab procedures
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to provide care to the cardiac/medicine patient under the direction of the professional nurse.
Performs job tasks to ensure personal, patient and departmental safety.
Communicates effectively and professionally with internal and external customers. Documents required information according to hospital policy.
Functions in an organized and time conscious manner.
Presents self in a professional manner.
Uses computer proficiently.
Demonstrates proficiency in using the cardiac monitoring system.
- Current enrollment in accredited RN nursing program with successful completion of at least one clinical rotation. Theoretical instruction combined with clinical experience (required)
- American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required) EXPERIENCE:
- Successful completion of a Nursing Fundamentals Course (for RN student nurses). Recent computer experience- data entry and retrieval. Experience with medical terminology. Satisfactory reference from last employer or vocational school (required) HOURS:
Weekend & Holiday Requirements / / We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. / /
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Nurse Technician, Arrhythmia Care Unit - PRN
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Chippenham Hospital
Requisition ID: 00035-46217