Travel Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) Nurse Job
Sunbelt is now interviewing Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) Nurse for a contract assignment in Inglewood, California. Must have two years experience in the field. Please have updated resume and two professional references ready.
- Bachelor's or Associate's degree in Nursing from an accredited institution.
- Current licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) in California.
- Current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS).
- Certification in Critical Care Nursing (CCRN) is highly desirable.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience in a critical care setting, with a focus on cardiovascular or cardiac care.
Patient Assessment and Monitoring:
- Conduct comprehensive assessments of patients in the CVICU, monitoring vital signs, cardiac rhythms, and other relevant parameters.
- Continuously evaluate and reassess patient conditions, recognizing and responding promptly to changes.
Critical Care Interventions:
- Administer and monitor the effects of medications, titrating doses based on patient response.
- Perform and assist with complex medical procedures, including ventilator management, hemodynamic monitoring, and intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) therapy.
- Collaborate with the interdisciplinary healthcare team, including cardiovascular surgeons, cardiologists, and respiratory therapists, to develop and implement comprehensive care plans.
- Communicate effectively with patients and their families, providing education and emotional support.
Department Manager - Special Procedures and OR
Recent Nurse Jobs
- Atlanta, GA
- Portland, OR
- Tulsa, OK
- New Brunswick, NJ
- Jackson, MS
- Inglewood, CA
- Pinehurst, NC
- Springfield, IL
- Tulsa, OK