Registered Nurse (RN) CICU Days
Posted on: November 22, 2021
We Are Hiring: Come Join St. Vincent's as a Registered Nurse in
our Cardiac Intensive Care Unit.
Position : Registered Nurse
Department : Cardiac ICU
Location : St. Vincent's East - Trussville, AL
Shift : Full Time - Day shift - 7a to 7p. -It is a 3/12-hour shift
position, working one weekend a month with a 7 day off stretch
either before or after their weekend.
St. Vincent's East is a 362-bed hospital, located just 15 minutes
from downtown. Situated between Irondale and Trussville, AL. - It
is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham
Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for our associates:
the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our
mission. We offer a comprehensive benefit package to include
medical, dental, vision, retirement, as well as a generous
PTO/Holiday accrual. Company paid Short Term, Long Term, Basic Life
and Accidental death benefits are also included. - Associates can
take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement,
adoption assistance and much more.
Free and easy Parking
Heart of Care: Nurses are at the heart of the care we provide.
That's why, at Ascension, we invest in our nurses, so they can have
a positive impact on the people and communities we serve.
Cardiac ICU (CICU) is a private 12- bed unit that specializes in
critical cardiac care for patients. - - You will see extensive
hemodynamic monitoring, use of continuous bedside dialysis (CRRT),
cardiac assist devices (IABP, Impella, external pacemakers) and
frequent use of vasoactive medications. We also receive and care
for TAVR patients.
CICU specializes in Induced Hypothermia care for cardiac patients.
You will be trained to initiate, maintain, and recover these
On CICU, you will be trained to detect medical issues before they
become a problem, so that you can respond to those emergent
situations quickly and confidently.
Our average nurse to patient ratio is 2:1 with some patients
requiring 1:1 care such as our hypothermia patients. - Our beds are
normally full, and our staff is very rarely cancelled.
Here at St. Vincent's East, you will be joining a motivated,
energetic staff and will be introduced to a team environment. CICU
is a great unit to develop or refine your ICU skills.
What You Will Do: Provide direct nursing care in accordance with
established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
Implement and monitor patient care plans. Monitor, record and
communicate patient condition as appropriate.
Serve as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for
well-coordinated patient care.
Note and carry out physician and nursing orders.
Assess and coordinate patient's discharge planning needs with
members of the healthcare team.
What You Will Need: Licensure / Certification / Registration:
Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from
the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job
transfer date required.
Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart
Association (AHA) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date
or job transfer date required.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)
obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
Additional Preferences: No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team: Ascension St. Vincent's has been serving
Birmingham and surrounding communities for more than 120 years. We
employ over 4,800 associates across five hospitals in addition to
outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation
centers and more. Ascension St. Vincent's is committed to providing
compassionate, personalized care for all, including our associates.
We offer a place of respect and inclusion, as well as a rich
learning environment with countless opportunities for career growth
and professional development. If you are looking to make an
immediate impact in your community, we invite you to explore a
career with Ascension St. Vincent's today.
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: Ascension St. Vincent Health
System is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative
Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and
impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical
or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other
legally protected status.
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