Staff Nurse - Cardia
The focus of the nursing care on this unit is caring for cardiac medical-surgical patients. Provide age appropriate Nursing care to cardiac telemetry med-surg patients. The nurse will be caring for patients with cardiac disease, cardiac surgery post op day 1, pre and post cardiac diagnostic and interventional procedures. Must be adaptable to a fast paced ever-changing environment. A strong team player. Must possess exemplary customer service skills and demonstrate consistent use of EMMC Caring Behaviors. Ability to communicate well with all members of the healthcare team. Must project a professional image at all times. Must have a high level of interpersonal and communication skills and be a demonstrated team player. Must demonstrate reliability and accountability to team members and patients. All EMMC nurses participate in activities that promote self and staff development as well as the development of unit specific strategic goals.
Education & Experience Essentials:
- Current Maine RN license or eligibility to obtain Maine RN license required.
- BLS and ACLS certification or must be obtained within 12 months of hire. Successful completion of an EKG Course and a Cardiac Care Course or must be completed within 12 months of hire. Ability to complete a comprehensive age specific nursing care to the population of patients within the assigned unit/area.