Unit Description: Cardiovascular Progressive Care Unit is a 40 bed telemetry unit. This unit specializes in the care of the patient with chest pain, myocardial infarctions, radial post percutaneons interventions, heart caths, congestive heart failure, implantable devices, electrophysiology studies and ablations. We provide care for 24-hour post open-heart surgery patients and encourage ambulation to facilitate recovery.
Job Summary: The Registered Clinical Nurse (RN) is fundamental in achieving recognized world-class health care. Assumes direct and indirect responsibility for the patient's care environment. The primary responsibility is providing care through collaboration with health care team members and the autonomous application of the nursing process. Also provides leadership, mentoring and role modeling for other members of the health care team.
Licensure: FL Licensed Registered Nurse