Registered Nurse - Cardiothoracic Step Down Unit (4400)

Location
Rochester, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 30, 2017
Closes
Sep 29, 2017
Specialty
Cardiology, Step Down
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SUMMARY

As a Registered Nurse (RN), you’re the engine and the heart of patient care at Rochester Regional Health. You make a positive difference every single day in the lives of our patients, their family members and visitors ’ going above and beyond to meet their needs with courtesy, kindness, respect and compassion. 

The Cardiothoracic Specialty Unit (4400) at Rochester General Hospital is a 26 bed unit caring for patients who are post open heart patients from the CTICU, as well as post thoracic surgical patients.  Features:
  • Unit can be a bridge for Nurses who want to progress into an ICU. 
  • Comprehensive training/orientation, and on-going support.

STATUS:              Full Time / 36 Hours Per Week

LOCATION:          Rochester General Hospital

DEPARTMENT:   Cardiothoracic Specialty Unit - 4400

SCHEDULE:          Day/Evening/Night, Every Other Weekend/Holiday

ATTRIBUTES
  • Diploma or Associate’s Degree in Nursing required; Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing preferred.
  • Registered Nurse license in New York State.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • 1+ years of RN experience preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Patient Satisfaction. Solicit and respond to patient feedback to improve service and processes that will enhance the patient experience
  • Medication Administration & Reporting. Administer medication and give/receive relevant reports, both written and verbal
  • Documentation. Ensure concise, pertinent and complete patient care documentation using computerized medical record process

OFFERING
  • Up to $5,000 Sign On Bonus based on years of experience.   
  • Competitive hourly rates & benefits which begin on date of hire. 
  • Generous retirement benefits including a pension plan
  • Clinical Ladder Program
  • Leadership & advancement opportunities
  • Competitive differential rates
  • Tuition assistance

KEYWORDS:  Registered Nurse, Acute Care, Critical Care, Nursing, RN, #Nurse

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.

EDUCATION AS: Nursing (Required)

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA); RN - Registered Nurse - New York State Education Department (NYSED)

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran