Cardiovascular Progressive Care - Cardiology - CVPC
4 Heart at Mission Health - Registered Nurse
The mission of the CV Progressive Care unit at Mission Hospital
is t o provide individualized, quality nursing care to patients
with cardiac disease which exceeds patient expectations and
includes patients and their families in the care planning
process. This is a 40 bed unit, which specializes in
intermediate care and treatment of cardiac disease and
post-operative patient care.
We're looking to add top talent to this exceptional nursing unit
- apply today!
Patient population :
Cardiology patients with a variety of diagnoses including CAD,
MI, angina, heart failure, and arrhythmias.
Patients who have undergone open heart surgery, lung surgery,
vascular surgery, Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR),
Left Ventricular Assist Device implantation (LVAD), heart
catheterization/angioplasty, stents, and placement of
defibrillators and pacemakers.
Patients on various cardiac-specific medication drips
Nursing on CV Progressive Care :
Multidisciplinary, Team-Based Care model approach to care
Opportunities to care for a variety of patients with cardiac
Opportunities to build exceptional foundational experience in
caring for pre/post cardiac surgery patients with a higher level of
acuity, which may lend to future skills pathways to ICUs or other
Specialized training in the care of LVAD patients
CSU-ALS training routinely offered (specialized training for
cardiac surgery patients)
Registered Nurse at Mission Hospital:
Required Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Effective
3/1/18 Bachelor of Science in Nursing OR enroll in a BSN or
advanced degree program within 6 months AND obtain a BSN within 4
years of hire date into RN position. Previous signed BSN commitment
letter OR grandfathering will be accepted between departments and
Mission Health entities. Exemptions may be approved with CNO System
Required License or Certifications: Must have and maintain
current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board
of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse License Compact) license may
apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON Certificate: BLS
Preferred License or Certifications: National Certification
in area of specialty.
Required Experience: One-year hospital nursing experience in an
acute setting is the base requirement for the Registered Nurse
role. Please see "Preferred Experience" for
department-specific criteria sought.
Preferred Experience: Previous Cardiac, Cardiovascular PCU or
other PCU experience preferred, will consider other Step Down and
Progressive Care experience. May also consider a solid MedSurg base
of experience with tele and Emergency Department backgrounds.
Mission Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such
offers equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees
without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age,
disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic
information, protected veteran status or any other protected