ICU Nurse (PRN)
Company: Corpus Christi Heart Hospital
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: August 16, 2019
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per DiemDo you have the career
opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting
for you to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare
services as a Registered Nurse at Corpus Christi Heart
We offer you an
excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary,
benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team
ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan
We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
Christi Heart Hospital - Corpus Christi, Texas
Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiovascular
Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)
Corpus Christi Medical Center is a 631-bed Health
Care System offering a comprehensive scope of inpatient and
surgical and specialty services, including: 24-HR Emergency
Bariatric Services, Behavioral Health, Cardiovascular Testing &
Cancer Diagnostic & Treatment, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - Level
& III, Woman's Health, Orthopedic Services and more.
Corpus Christi Medical
Center is a Health Care System including Bay
Area, Doctors Regional, The Heart Hospital, Northwest Regional,
Behavioral Hospital, Northshore Emergency Center, Northwest
Center and Radiation Oncology at Corpus Christi Cancer Center.
We are committed
to the care and improvement of human life; constantly striving to
quality, cost-effective healthcare. From caring for fragile
newborns to complex
cardiovascular patients, Corpus Christi Medical Center ensures the
receives the highest quality medical care available.
Medical Center is affiliated with HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast
division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient
emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater
Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine
centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer
What you will do in this role:
- Responsible for assessing,
planning, implementing and evaluating care for assigned
- Responsible for meeting the
Standards of Practice for the CVICU and managing all assigned
supplies and equipment.
- Participates in activities to
plan, measure, assess and improve the quality of patient
- Responds to Code Blue
situations and implements life-saving measures per ACLS
- Interprets ECG rhythm strips
and evaluates 12-lead ECG's.
- Monitors and titrates IV
vasoactive, antiarrythmic and other special drugs.
- Assists with insertion of
arterial lines, pulmonary artery catheters and IABP.
- Monitors invasive pressures
such as those above.
- Draws blood from arterial, CVP
and other invasive lines.
- Assesses critically ill
patients in an ongoing manner, per protocol.
- Accompanies and monitors
patients going to othere department for tests/procedures.
- May accompany patients in
transport during interfacility transfers.
- Assumes the responsibility of
charging the unit as needed
you will need:
- Minimum of one (1) year current
Cardiovascular Intensive Care experienced required.
- Graduate of an accredited
school of professional nursing. Current TX Licensure as an RN.
- Current BCLS certification from
the American Heart Association required.
- ACLS certification within 90
days of hire.
HCA Healthcare ranks on
Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive
years and HCA
ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named
HCA as one of
the World's Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our
excellence. Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you.
If you find this
opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly
applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from the
We are actively
interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal
opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not
on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,
orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability
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