Community Health Systems Registered Nurse / RN - Open Heart in Waukegan, Illinois
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Vista Health System is a community healthcare provider; a network that includes Vista Medical East campus and the Vista Lindenhurst campus that includes Vista Ambulatory Care Center, Lindenhurst Surgery Center, LLC, a freestanding Emergency Center and the Medical Office Building. The Vista Health system also has several locations for imaging, patient therapy and physician offices throughout Lake County, Illinois.
We have a complete Cardiology Services:
Accredited Chest Pain Center
Congestive Heart Failure Center of Excellence
Open Heart Surgery Program focuses on improving quality of life though surgical interventions
Cardiac Catheterization Lab for fast “door-to-door balloon times
Full cardiac diagnostic services
Electrophysiology studies and treatment for irregular heartbeat
Coronary CT Angiography
Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab
Vista Health System is interested in hiring an experienced Registered Nurse / RN - Surgical Nurse to join our Open Heart program and provide nursing care to surgical patients. You will beresponsible for the safety of surgical patients while in the surgical suite and assisting with the supervision of nonprofessional personnel in the area.
Specifically responsible for:
Assessing patient status.
Providing supplies and equipment for surgical procedures.
Providing care to surgical patients.
Providing information to surgical patients and families.
Providing call coverage for emergencies.
*Day Shift, 8 hours, On-call & Call-in support is required.
We offer a competitive benefit package of Medical, Dental and Vision plans. 401K, Education Assistance, Paid Time Off / Sick Leave and much more!
Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois
BSN strongly preferred
CPR, ACLS certified
Two years of operating room experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skill can be acquired.
Outstanding communication skills
Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Job: Inpatient Surgical Services
Organization: Vista Medical Center East
Requisition ID: 1802164