Cardiovascular ICU Nurse (CVICU)

Location: Austin, TX
Great opportunity for a Cardiovascular ICU Nurse (CVICU) in the Austin area of Texas.
  • Full-time Nights (rotating weekends)

Responsibilities of the Cardiovascular ICU Nurse (CVICU)
  • The facility's structural heart program provides innovative, multi-specialty care for patients with advanced and complex valvular heart disease. A specialized team of cardiothoracic surgeons and interventional cardiologists work together to ensure the best evaluation and treatment plan for each patient.  The unit provides care for but not limited to patients recovery of post open heart surgery (1:1), post cardiac arrest (1:1), Vascular procedures, hypothermia, CVVH, VADS, Balloon pump patients.  
Requirements of the Cardiovascular ICU Nurse (CVICU)
  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing; Associate's degree in nursing required, BSN preferred
  • Registered Nurse with current state licensure from the State of Texas; RN licensure from state with the Nursing Compact – required to get a Texas license within 90 days of hire
  • Minimum of one-year adult, acute care with cardiology/cardiovascular nursing; 2 + years Critical Care experience preferred
  • BLS Certification
  • ACLS Certification
  • TNCC Certification
This facility is recognized as a leader in cardiac Care, featuring state-of-the-art cardiovascular technologist, providing comprehensive physician directed and patient centered care.  This results in excellent patient outcomes and satisfaction ratings.

Elaine Zanetas
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