Registered Nurse Cardiovascular Intensive Care
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Providence is calling aCardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) Nurse to Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana CA.
Providence Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics,oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Womens Pavilion & Resource Center provides womens health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage the foundation of our Mission and core-values to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.We are seeking a Registered Nurse that is responsible for planning, directing, coordinating and providing high quality of care in the Cardio/Vascular Intensive Care Unit. Located on the 1st floor of the San Fernando Valley Heart Institute, CVICU is a 10 bed ICU, caring for Post CABG, S/P Valve replacement and general cardiac surgical critical care patients.
In this position you will:
- Implement and maintain established department, unit, administrative, and clinical policies/procedures for patient care, safety, and infection control.
- Conduct initial and ongoing patient assessment with attention to each patient's physical, emotional, psychosocial and spiritual needs.
- Collaborate and communicate with other personnel to maintain good employee relations, meet interdepartmental objectives, and optimize patient care.
- Provide direction to team members to coordinate care of assigned patients and problem-solve patient care issues during the shift.
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