Job Summary: Cardiac SSU provides an exciting opportunity to work with world leading cardiac specialists in an innovative and groundbreaking program. Our Heart Center features a 20-bed state of the art design to create a family centered friendly atmosphere. This unit provides a holistic approach, which encompasses care that starts with the pre-operative phase, and includes the immediate post-operative recovery through to discharge. Patient population includes: open heart and thoracic surgeries, post cardiac intervention, and acute cardiac care management.
The Central Maine Medical Family, (CMMF) is an integrated healthcare delivery system serving some 400,000 people living in central, western and mid-coast Maine.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including 403(b), short and long term disability, flexible spending account, and tuition reimbursement. An experienced candidate is strongly preferred.
Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current state Maine Registered Nurse Licensure. Two or more years of recent critical care experience, preferred. Successful completion of critical care course and 12 lead interpretation class within one year of hire, basic arrhythimia class within 6 months of hire.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS and ALS required.
Bachelors of Science in Nursing preferred. Certification in Critical Care (CCRN) desired within 2 years of hire.
Skills: Basic computer knowledge. Proficient in interpreting ECG.