Registered Nurse (RN) Per Diem - Cardiac
Tucson Medical Center (TMC) is Tucson’s only non-profit community owned hospital. Employees choose to work at TMC because of our of integrity, community, dedication, and compassion which we show through the exceptional care we provide to our patients and our community. Our passion for caring for the Tucson community has expanded over the last to include community partnerships, new medical specialties, and medical clinics to further provide the care our community deserves.
Why Join Tucson Medical Center?
We don’t only care for our patients, we care for our TMC family too. As a member of our family you can expect to enjoy a wide variety of benefits. In addition to all the benefits you would expect from a leading medical facility (medical, dental, vision, 401K with match) we also provide:
- Family Style Atmosphere with a Supportive Team
- Competitive Pay
- Career Growth Opportunities
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Health and Wellness Coaching
- Extensive Onsite Gym for $12.00 a Month
This is a 39 bed unit. The Cardiac Medical Unit offers 2 private Bariatric rooms, 7 semi-private rooms and 25 private rooms. The unit is fast paced with staff that are highly motivated, patient focused and team players. We require ACLS and BLS certification along with EKG competency. We specialize in cardiac conditions and care for patients with: heart failure; heart rhythm problems; chest pain and breathing problems associated with heart problems. Cardiac Medical also cares for patients who are waiting for coronary artery bypass surgery, cardiac testing or procedures like pacemaker insertions, and ICD (implantable cardioverter defibrillator) insertions. Pre and post cardiac catheterization (right and left). We also specialize in taking care of patients pre/post Structural Heart procedures – TAVR (transcatheter aortic valve replacement), Mitral Clips and Watchman. Medical overflow can occur on this unit as well.
Education: Graduation from a qualified, nationally-accredited nursing program.
Experience: One year of nursing experience in an acute care setting preferred.
Licensure and Certification: Current RN licensure permitting work in the State of Arizona and Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. Some departments such as OR, Ambulatory Surgery, Pediatrics/PICU, PACU, and GI Lab will require advanced life support certification (ACLS and PALS).