Here, you matter…North Kansas City Hospital celebrates and empowers employees. Here, you matter and you’re respected and acknowledged on an ongoing basis. You’ll have numerous opportunities to challenge and improve upon your professional skills. You’ll also get a competitive compensation package, generous benefits like education assistance and a collaborative work environment. No matter what your role is here, you are vital to our success. From day one, we encourage you to build great working relationships and use provided resources to strengthen your professional goals.Engaged and challenged…North Kansas City Hospital’s cardiovascular services are located on the 11th Floor of the Pavilion. We consolidated many of our cardiac services for the convenience of our patients and their families. Under the direction of the Nurse Director/Charge Nurse, patients and families are provided competent, holistic care based on nursing process. TEAMWORK is a work of HEART!
A day in the life…
-Caring for cardiothoracic surgical patients as well as other critically ill patients in collaboration with Cardiothoracic Surgeons, Cardiologist, Pulmonologist, NP’s, RT’s and many more disciplines.
-Monitoring interventions and therapies including Swan Ganz catheters, intra aortic balloon pumps, continues renal therapy, Impellas and more.
-Administering intravenous therapies including vasopressors, sedatives, anti-arrhythmic, electrolytes, blood products, etc.
-Uses assessment information and critical thinking skills to collaboratively develop individualized plan of care.
-Demonstrates the ability to set priorities and to coordinate and organize patient care delivery through effectively managing time, supplies, and resources.
What we need (requirements)…
-Registered Nurse (RN) State of Missouri.
-Basic Life Support (BLS)
-Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from AHA.
-Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN)
-One year medical/surgical experience. One year ICU experience
What we ask for (preference)…