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Registered Nurse (RN), Surgical Cardiovascular Progressive Care
- Long Beach, California
- Job Type
- 8 Sep 2022
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Overview: *All positions are located in Fresno/Clovis CA*
As a nurse in our medical and surgical telemetry unit in the Cardiovascular service line, you will have unique opportunities to learn at every corner. If you have passion for improving the health of the Valley and its residents, you can make a difference here at the region's safety net hospital, and the only area hospital with a destination therapy certification for Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) patients and certification for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) patients.
This is your chance to grab a unique opportunity in your field; working with post open heart and other specialty patients, all while working alongside a close knit team! This is a high acuity unit that has 3 specialty types of patients including LVAD, PAH and post open hearts. We are looking for nurses committed to excellent patient care, while also being willing to take on a challenge and multitask in a fast paced environment.
We know that our ability to provide the highest level of care begins with our incredible staff. Because of this, we provide unique benefits like free concierge services to run your errands while you work and well-being support through on-demand resources, as well as excellent retirement options and core benefits. Financial benefits are important too, and outside base compensation we provide relocation bonuses if you are moving to our wonderful community. Responsibilities: Your Career at Community | Opportunity. Challenge. Growth.
Your best day is when you and your team members discharge patients knowing you delivered compassionate, quality, efficient care. This is a 49 bed, medical and surgical telemetry unit, with a 1:4 patient:nurse ratio. It's a team environment looking for self-driven, highly-detailed nurses who communicate well. Qualifications: Education:
High School Diploma, General Education Development (GED) or Completion of a CHS Approved Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Certificate required
Completion of an accredited Vocational Nursing School program OR become licensed by equivalency required
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers by American Heart Association (AHA) required
Current State of California Licensed Vocational Nurse License required
LVNIVTX - IV Therapy Certification (LVN) required within 180 days of hire or transfer into position
- Job Reference: 707373839-2
- Date Posted: 8 September 2022
- Recruiter: Community Health System - CA
- Location: Long Beach, California
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent