Experience & Knowledge:
-Thorough knowledge of nursing process and practice.
-A minimum of 1 year experience as a licensed RN required with a cardiology background.
Special Skills & Equipment Knowledge:
-Uses a wide variety of technical equipment to meet patient needs and prescribed medical therapies (ie. stethoscopes, thermometers, sphygmomanometers and electronic monitoring devices.
-Diploma in Nursing or an Associate in Science Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited nursing program; BSN preferred.
Required Credentials, Licensure or Certification (i.e. RN, RRT):
-Registered Nurse with current license to practice in the state of Ohio.
-Current BLS Provider Certification, issued by the American Heart Association, must be obtained during Nursing Orientation.
General cardiology experience required; heart-failure experience strongly preferred
Ambulatory AllScripts experience a plus
For external candidates:
Experienced nurses with Associate Degrees/Diploma in Nursing will commit at the time of hire to complete a Bachelor’s of Science Degree (BSN) or higher in nursing within 5 years of hire.