Certified Nurse Assistant-Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Shift-Schedule-Full Time 7p-7a # # Departmental Description Our Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit has 24 beds and is a team-oriented unit that provides high quality and safe care to a variety of cardiac patients, including: post open heart surgery, post percutaneous coronary intervention, congestive heart failure, myocardial infarction, and cardiogenic shock. The CV/CICU also cares for patients requiring an intra- aortic balloon pump, continuous renal replacement therapy, ventricular assist device or ECMO.
The CV/CICU is a full service critical care monitored unit, which provides an opportunity to maintain and improve skills in the overall assessment and care of the critically ill patient. Our nurses are valuable team members and help develop a culture of inclusion and respect. UMC is a teaching institution, so we value learning and development, giving you ample opportunity to expand your skills and knowledge with continued education.
Our unit is fast-paced and you#ll find great people working together with other professional interdisciplinary teams. # # # Responsibilities Must maintain a current CPR certificate from American Heart Association Provides professional nursing care to patients and provides supervision and guidance to the members of the nursing staff. Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. # Qualifications Applicant has completed Nurse Aide course and presents Nurse Aide Certification. Must demonstrate ability to obtain and document Vital Signs, accurate Input and Output (I#O) and report changes abnormal changes in patient status.
Ability to perform work that requires walking, sitting and standing most of the time while on duty. Lifting and moving patients with assistance is required. # ORIENTATION UMC Hospital Orientation UMC On-line Nurse Aide Orientation Nurse Aide Orientation Competency Validation Orientation length is individually based and will be determined by Director # Incentives Competitive benefits package Flexible scheduling No mandatory floating/overtime Uniform payroll deductions available Eligible for Non-nurse Education Assistance Program # UMC#s Mission, Vision and Standards Include: Vision Statement:To Serve Our Patients in the Best Teaching Hospital in the Country
Service is our passion. We serve by providing safe, high quality care to all, achieving excellent financial performance, and training tomorrow#s healthcare professionals.
Attitude, Communication, Responsiveness, Compassion, Teamwork, Ownership, Safety and Respect # About UMC Magnet Designated 501 licensed beds Regions only Level I Trauma Center Regions only BICU DNV accredited Primary teaching hospital for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in Texas by Texas Monthly # We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. # # # ## # #
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