General job duties. Types of procedures required:
Nursing care to cardiac telemetry patients (cardiac surgery, cardiac devices, catheterization, interventions, CHF, MI, ETC)
Equipment utilized in the unit/dept: EPIC, GE DASH MONITORS, TELEMETRY
- Minimum of 2 years, able to read Tele monitors, basic cardiac rhythm experience.
- ACLS, BLS, Basic Cardiac Rhythms
- Needs to have good Step Down experience
Floating to over units/departments: Med/Surg, Critical Care - will float before perm staff members
Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept: 40 beds, 36 rooms
Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only): 4:1
Dress Code: Solid colored scrubs, no color preference
About the unit/department specific training and orientation program:
New employee orientation based on HR reccomendations, 1-3 shifts orientation, EPIC computer charting on day 1 of orientation.