Staff Nurse - Cardiac Intermediate Unt

Vidant Medical Center

Job Description

About Vidant Medical Center
Vidant Medical Center is a fully accredited, 900+ bed regional referral facility encompassing a Level-1 Trauma Center and extensive inpatient and outpatient services including intensive and intermediate care, pediatrics, bariatrics, obstetrics, and gynecology, surgery, pain management and psychiatry. Vidant Medical Center recently received Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Magnet recognizes health care organizations for quality patient care, nursing excellence and professional practice.

About the Cardiac Intermediate Unit
The CIU is a 56-bed unit inside our state-of-the-art East Carolina Heart Institute at Vidant Medical Center. The unit's patient population includes Acute Cardiac Diagnoses (S/P MI, NSTEMI, CHF, Pre/post Cardiac Cath/Intervention, Pacing/Defibrillation Device Placement), Cardiac Arrhythmia and Coronary Artery Disease Management, Titration of vasoactive drips. Telemetry Monitoring with 24/7 Monitor Tech Support.

Testimonials from our CIU Nurses at Vidant Medical Center
Britt, CIU Nurse at Vidant Medical Center
Our unit is a collaboration of all members of the healthcare team, nurses, nursing assistants, doctors, support partners. Positive attitudes from management are contagious to all unit employees.

Delivers direct, quality patient care, utilizing a basic clinical skill level and knowledge base.
Develops, implements and evaluates/revises a plan of care.
Attends educational programs and staff orientation which promotes personal and professional development.
Participate in Service Excellence Program.
Minimum Requirements
A.D.N or BSN degree
NC RN license or active compact license (must obtain temporary NC license within 30 days)
At least 1 year of RN experience (new graduates must apply to the residency program)
Preferred Requirements
2 years of hospital experience with telemetry/rhythm experience
Our IU (step down) equivelent = community hospital ICU
Drip experience; Vent experience not required but is a plus
PCCN certification a plus
General Statement
It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.
Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.
Vidant Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/AA Applications for Vidant Health and its subsidiary corporate entities are accepted and employees are chosen for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, veteran status, or disability.
Contact Information
For additional information, please contact:
Amanda Wells, Recruiter
Email: Amanda.Wells@vidanthealth.com

Megan Sauls, Recruiting Coordinator
Email: megan.sauls@vidanthealth.com

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