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Hiring Experienced Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Progressive Care Unit 8ET Day Shift

Company: Sarasota Memorial Health
Location: Sarasota
Posted on: May 23, 2023

Job Description:


Cardiac Progressive 2
Job Summary

Job Summary

Provides professional nursing care to patients and families in an acute clinical care environment, guided by the SMHCS nursing professional practice model and in accordance with the ANA's Standards of Professional Practice.

The dynamic staff on this unit provide complex care to our cardiac progressive patients. We are a Nurse Residency unit with a focus on mentoring novice nurses transitioning into the acute care setting. We have a dedicated charge nurse, clinical pharmacist, case manager, and social worker on our unit to support the patients needs and provide a resource for the nursing staff.

Patient Population:

  • Patients with a primary cardiac diagnosis requiring complex nursing care including but not limited to:
    • Continuous cardiac monitoring
    • Acute abnormal arrhythmias
    • Cardiac medication and cardiac drips management
    • Pre/Post cardiac procedures: Pacemaker, angiography, cardioversions, ablations
    • Acute Heart Failure
    • Acute myocardial infarction SMH Opportunities for Experienced and Novice Nurse
      • Individualized orientation
      • Specialized training provided in Basic Arrhythmia/ACLS
      • Cardiac Internship & Nurse Residency for all new graduates
      • Critical thinking and assessment skill development through coaching and mentorship
      • Tuition Reimbursement
      • Opportunities for paid certification in Progressive Care or Cardiac (PCCN, CVRN)
      • Advancement opportunities in becoming a Preceptor and/or Charge Nurse
      • Unit based and/or Housewide committee involvement Required Qualifications
        • Require Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within six (6) months of hire for experienced RN or one (1) year for new graduate, and maintain throughout employment.
        • Require graduate of an accredited school of nursing or a diploma program. For new hires after 2012, Bachelor of Science Degree in nursing (BSN) required within three (3) years of hire date.
        • Require successful completion of Basic Arrhythmia test within ninety (90) days of employment
        • Require basic working knowledge of commonly used computer applications. Preferred Qualifications
          • Prefer National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) certification upon hire Mandatory Education
            • ASN: Associate of Science in Nursing Preferred Education
              • BSN: Bachelor of Science Nursing Required License and Certs
                • BLS: Basic Life Support/CPR
                • FL RN: FL Registered Nurse License Preferred License and Certs
                  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support Monday- Sunday

                    Day Shift: 7:00 am- 7:30 pm

                    Full Time is 3 Days a week; Part Time is 2 Days a week

                    Night Shift: 7:00 pm- 7:30 am

                    Full time is 3 Days a week; Part Time is 2 Days a week

                    Employee Benefits

                    Reputation. Community. Impact. Growth.

                    Every day, our patients at Sarasota Memorial Health Care System receive a first-class experience in care from a team on a mission to deliver the highest level of care in America. In the process of rising to that challenge, one by one, our people are finding their purpose and feeling their impact. Now it is your turn to see yourself here.


                    Highest 5-Star rating from Medicare for quality and safety

                    Straight "A's" for Patient Safety

                    SMH is also listed among U.S. News Best Hospitals for Maternity for ; the only hospital in the region to make the list.

                    One of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals, 40 Top Teaching Hospitals and 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospital

                    Listed among U.S. News' 50 Best Hospitals for Rehabilitation Services and Specialized Urology Care, 2022 - 2023

                    Forbes' Best Employers for Women

                    Named among the World s Best Hospitals by Newsweek,

                    The Benefits of High Quality Care:

                    Our commitment to becoming the best community hospital and health care system means providing the best possible benefits to our people. Some highlights:

                    Total Rewards Package
                    • Paid time off (start earning PTO on day one of employment)
                    • Self- Scheduling
                    • Tuition reimbursement
                    • Discounted medical, prescription, dental, vision benefit plans for Full & Part-Time employees
                    • Flexible Spending Accounts (Health Care and Dependent Care), Pre- tax dollars
                    • Life Insurance
                    • Disability Insurance
                    • Retirement Savings Plan: 403b
                    • Discounted Child Care & Before and After School Program and Summer Camp! (Sarasota Campus)
                    • Bereavement leave
                    • Free parking
                    • On campus dining with a 30% discount
                    • Credit Union w/ teller machines on campus
                    • Direct Deposit
                    • Free Wellness Screening
                    • Free confidential counseling services
                    • Employee Discount Programs
                    • Recognition Programs
                    • Referral Programs
                    • Tremendous growth opportunities for hard workers!

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