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Registered Nurse - Heart Care Unit .9 FTE (12 hr nights)

Location:  Waukesha
Shift Type:  Nights - 3rd Shift
Weekly Hours:  36

The Heart Care Unit is a fast pace cardiac/telemetry intermediate care unit. We treat patients with a variety of cardiac issues including, but not limited to: heart failure, arrhythmias, chest pain, open heart surgery, cardiac procedures, stroke, and a variety of other medical conditions. All of our nursing staff is ACLS, telemetry, and NIHSS certified. We are a team consisting of RNs, CNAs, HUCs, and telemetry techs who work together, collaboratively, to provide exceptional patient care.

What You Will Do:

The clinical nurse is a competent practitioner who integrates theoretical knowledge with clinical experience in the care of patients and families.  Care is delivered using a deliberate, systematic approach and practices are guided by increasing awareness of patterns of patient responses in recurrent situations.  These nurses demonstrate mastery of most technical skills, and begin to view clinical situations from a patient and family focus as they provide professional nursing care within clinical areas/campuses as required by staffing matrices.  These nurses also supervise and direct delegated nursing acts commensurate with educational preparation and demonstrated abilities of the person supervised. 

The Registered Nurse, Heart Care Unit, provides nursing care to a team of patients requiring a cardiac nursing focus. This unit provides care for cardiac medical and surgical patients, chest pain, MIs, arrythmias, post Cath and CHF.

What You Will Need:

  • Associates degree of nursing is required.  Preferred education level is a bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum technical experience :  0-2 years, preferred technical experience 2-4 years
  • Minimum license: Registered Nurse (RN),  Wisconsin Registered Nurse License
  • Valid American Heart Association (AHA) : Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • ACLS, NIHSS, and Telemetry Certification required; or ability to obtain certifications upon hire

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ProHealth Care has been the health care leader in Waukesha County and surrounding areas for the past century, providing outstanding care across a full spectrum of services. The people of ProHealth Care strive to continuously improve the health and well-being of the community by combining skill, compassion and innovation. The ProHealth family includes Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, the Rehabilitation Hospital of Wisconsin, ProHealth Medical Group clinics, AngelsGrace Hospice, ProHealth Home Care & Hospice, West Wood Health & Fitness Center and Regency Senior Communities. Learn more at ProHealthCare.org.

 

ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.

 

ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Do You Fit at ProHealth Care?

Here at ProHealth Care, we strive to be the best we can be, while continually improving the care we deliver. With patient care at the center of all we do, it is ingrained into our culture to attract the best and the brightest to ProHealth Care. We have a promise to our patients and employees: The way you should be treated. We live by this commitment and remain dedicated to creating a warm, safe and welcoming environment.


Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee