Registered Nurse RN - Cardiovascular ICU (CVICU), Days
Northside Hospital seeks a dynamic Critical Care RN to join our 16 bed Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)!
At Northside Hospital, we provide the highest quality of care in a warm, personalized setting for the patients we serve. We pride ourselves on both our professionalism and compassion. Our staff is comprised of dedicated professionals who have worked for Northside any length of time, ranging from 2 years to 38 years. We foster an environment where you will be supported, valued and encouraged to grow.
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- Number of beds:
- Scope of Service:
All Open Heart Patients from admit to discharge and post-cardiac surgical patients are cared for in CVICU. The major diagnostic group consists of patients with cardiac disease requiring surgical intervention. These patients are in need of continuous EKG and hemodynamic monitoring, ventilator support, and require a highly skilled level of care. Patients are admitted directly from the operating room or are transferred from ICU or CCU preoperatively while awaiting surgery.
- Patient Population:
The populations served are adults and geriatrics.
- Services Provided:
Pre and Post op management of patients that undergo cardiac surgery.
- Typical Procedures:
Coronary artery bypass graft, valve repairs and replacements, Aneurysm repairs, thoracic surgery, cardiac catheterizations, stents and other critical care patient populations.
- Major Equipment Used:
Hemodynamic monitoring equipment, chest tubes, IV pumps, IABP, Impella, Hypothermia therapy, Next Stage CRRT