Overview and Qualifications
Heart Path at Mission Health
Heart Path is a state- and nationally-certified, comprehensive program of cardiac rehabilitation which helps our patients look closer at the risk factors that cause heart disease and that helps patients to design a plan of care to lower risk of future heart problems.
Registered Nurse in Heart Path:
We are looking for nurses who have experience working with cardiac patients and an excellent knowledge of heart anatomy and interpreting EKGs. This nurse should have a great passion for Lifestyle Medicine and for working with patients who are recovering from cardiac & pulmonary disease.
Successful candidates will enjoy working to help patients achieve short- and long-term goals to modify risk factors. The registered nurse works closely with a team of Exercise Physiologists, Respiratory Therapist, Registered Dietician, and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker as part of a high-functioning truly multi-disciplinary team in which each member has an important role and voice.
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Registered Nurse at Mission Health:
Provides leadership which facilitates the delivery of professional nursing care for the comfort and well-being of patients.
Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to provide, delegate, supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family. Implements medically prescribed interventions.
Required Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
Effective 3/1/18 Bachelor of Science in Nursing OR enroll in a BSN or advanced degree program within 6 months AND obtain a BSN within 4 years of hire date into RN position. Previous signed BSN commitment letter OR grandfathering will be accepted between departments and Mission Health entities. Exemptions may be approved with CNO System Council approval.
Required License or Certifications: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse License Compact) license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON Certificate: BLS Healthcare Provider.
Preferred License or Certifications: National Certification in area of specialty.
Required Experience: One-year hospital nursing experience (this is the base experience requirement for the registered nurse role, please see "Preferred Experience" for department-specific needs/criteria)
Preferred Experience: Arrhythmia recognition and a minimum of 5 years of cardiac experience needed. Ability to effectively communicate with a team and referring physicians.
Mission Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other protected characteristic.
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