Purpose and Scope:
This is a Cardiovascular Intensive Care Stepdown Unit and includes recovery for CVOR patients. The patient population includes late adolescent to geriatric patients who have undergone cardiac, thoracic, or vascular surgeries such as Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts, Valve replacement, lung surgery/thorocotomy, VATS, Carotid Endartectomy, Aortic Abdominal Aneurysm repair, vascular bypass, etc.
I. Position Requirements:
- RN Licensure with Reciprocity in the state of Virginia
- BLS for the Healthcare Provider CPR
- Critical care experience (includes telemetry experience)