Cardiac RN
Location:
Macon , Georgia
Posted:
October 23, 2017
Reference:
08158-9465
Coliseum Medical Center is located in Macon, Georgia. With a total of 341 beds, our hospital features 24-hour emergency room , inpatient and outpatient surgery options , rehabilitation programs , and diagnostic services . Each day, we are challenged with providing our patients and their families with state-of-the-art services while demonstrating that we are caring and committed healthcare professionals. It is our hope that our community sees how much we love what we do - bringing quality healthcare services.

Department Summary:
Our Med/Surg Telemetry Unit, 3 West, is a 31 bed unit. This Registered Nurse (RN) works with other RNs and 2-3 support staff with a nurse to patient ratio of 5:1. The Med/Surg Telemetry team cares for cardiac patients pre and post heart catheterization and pre open heart surgery. 3 West also provides medical care for hospitalized patients with cardiac diagnosis.
In recent employee surveys, the 3 West team scored their unit high marks in "staff having a voice". The staff participate in and utilize a unit council. They feel it allows them to bring about positive change in their unit, work environment and makes the unit nurse driven.

Position Summary:
This day shift Registered Nurse (RN) will possess strong knowledge or experience in med/surg with an interest in cardiac care. Experience is preferred, but not required. The RN provides assessment, skilled care and a quick, appropriate response to changes of conditions. Schedule for this position is full time working 36 hours each week. Daily schedule is 8-10 hours during the daytime and some weekends, staff self-schedule 36 hours each week and flex with other staff to provide work/life balance. Schedule is made a month in advance.


Qualifications:
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
  • Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN required

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
  • State of Georgia RN License required
  • BLS - AHA Healthcare Provider
  • ACLS required

    EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
  • 1-3 Years Acute care experience preferred
  • Cardiovascular Experience preferred

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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