Registered Nurse (RN) Clinical Nurse Lead - PCCU
$5,000 Sign-on bonus offered with 2 years of experience!
This 27 bed step-down unit cares for acutely ill patients with a focus on cardiac care. The unit admits both intermediate care and general status patients who may have titrating cardiac drips, insulin drips, home ventilators, and chest tubes. The diverse patient population includes 24-36 hour post-open heart, TAVR, thoracotomy, complex diabetes, and acute myocardial infarction patients.
The clinical nurse leader is responsible for the assessment, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of the delivery of safe and effective patient-centered care. The Clinical Nurse Leader will facilitate and mentor others to grow professionally and advance their knowledge and skills. In addition, the Clinical Nurse Leader will continuously assess unit needs to ensure adequate resources for current and upcoming shifts by collaborating with other departments, clinical and nonclinical, to coordinate admissions, transfers, and discharges of patients in a timely manner. Finally, the Clinical Nurse Leader will demonstrate professionalism at all times and will uphold standards of practice by holding team members accountable for continued compliance.
EDUCATION: Graduation from a qualified, nationally-accredited nursing program.
EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years of nursing experience in an acute care setting required.
LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATION: Current RN licensure permitting work in the state of Arizona, Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. Additional certifications may be required per department.