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RN Director Cardiology

Tenet Health Type Full time Posted 8/9/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 10/21/2014
TN - Tennessee (All) - Bartlett Referral - n/a -    

Registered Nurse - Director - St Francis Bartlett - Bonus and AIP program
The Director/Cardiac Service Line holds accountability for oversight and evolution of the service line in its entirety. The role is vital to the success of the service line overall as the individual serves multiple supportive roles involving interdisciplinary relationships with physicians, nursing, diagnostic/interventional/therapeutic departments, the patient and families, and quality outcomes. As such, this individual possesses a strong knowledge base of cardiac services, in general, and demonstrates the ability to weave a stretchable - yet unbreakable continuum delivering optimal outcomes. To support this, the Director/Cardiac Service Line holds day-to-day operational accountability for the non-interventional and interventional diagnostic areas within the continuum, specifically: Echocardiogram; Electrocardiogram, and Cardiac Cath Lab in an effort to drive appropriate utilization and maintain a clear focus on demand, efficiency, efficacy, and outcome.

Education: Bachelors Degree in Nursing required; M.S. in Nursing or healthcare related field preferred. Must demonstrate thorough understanding of concepts of cardiac care to include diagnostic and therapeutic intervention related to treatment of acute coronary syndrome. Previous and progressive experience in a nursing leadership and cardiac related service (emergent, critical, clinical, diagnostic, or therapeutic) required. .
Experience: Nursing: Minimum of five (5) years progressive growth in leadership/management experience.
Professional Requirement: Nursing: current license in the state of Tennessee.
Proficiency: BLS, ACLS required. Knowledge of current American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, and other Federal, State, or regulatory guidelines related to cardiac care.
Certifications: Specialty certification in Emergency, Critical, or Cardiac care preferred.
Job : Managers and Directors
Primary Location : TN-Bartlett
Hospital/Facility : Saint Francis Bartlett Medical Center
Job Type : Full-time
Shift Type : Days