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RN - Cardiac ICU - 6th floor
Ref No.: 19-05888
Location: Augusta, Georgia
Position Type:Contract
General job duties and types of procedures required:
Balloon pumps, vents, impella, post cardiac procedures. General care management of critically ill patients with emphasis on cardiac issues. Nursing assessment, medications, hemodynamic monitoring, Balloon pump management, targeted temperature management, knowledge & management of invasive Iine

Equipment utilized in the unit/dept:
Cerner documentation; currently Accudose but switching to Omnicell, CRRT, Impella and intra aortic balloon pumps, Artic Sun, EKOSvents, telemetry monitors, pyxis, impella

Required skills and minimum years of experience:
ICU experience a must. Prefer ICU Cardiac experience

Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required:
BLS, ACLS and GA or compact license

Shift or schedule requirements:
No call. Every other weekend

Floating to over units/departments:
Float to the other ICU's if able and 6 North PCU/Stepdown (occasionally)

Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept:
7 beds

Nurse to patient ratio of this unit:
1:2

Unit/department specific training and orientation program:
Navy Blue scrubs
general orientation to CCU equipment (candidate should be knowledgeable in use of most equipment used in this department). Cerner documentation used. Pyxis for medication administration