Registered Nurse for Step Down Unit
AsMount Sinai continues to grow, so does our legacy of caring.
Mount Sinai Medical Center is proud to be South Florida's hospital of choice for great medicine. With more than 4,000 employees, 500 volunteers, 672 beds, 26 operating suites and more than 700 physicians and 950 nurses, Mount Sinai is South Florida's largest private independent not-for-profit teaching hospital.
It takes the contribution of many individuals to make Mount Sinai the world-class institution it is today. As a team, we have focused our efforts on assuring that our patients receive high quality medical care. We're looking for motivated professionals who seek the challenge and stimulation of working in an academic medical center with an international reputation.
We are looking for a sharp, enthusiastic professional to become part of the energy and join ourStep Down Unitwhere you will engage in our efforts to improve patient satisfaction, clinical outcomes, and operational efficiency.1. Maintains annual clinical competence in care of patients recieving telemetry monitoring, open heart surgery, and vasoactive medication administration. 2. Assess clinical, diagnostic, and laboratory data of the population served. 3. Monitors patients hemodynamic response to interdisciplinary plan of care, and intervenes appropriately. 4. Performs tracheostomy care according to hospital policy and procedure. 5. Provides individualized teaching to patients/family requiring open heart surgery, telemetry monitoring, and cardiovascular invasive procedure. 6. Interprets ABG results and intervenes appropriately. 7. Assist physician with cardioversion and management of cardiac arrythmias 8. Assess and monitor patients recieveing PCA or epidural medication for pain management. 9. Assess, monitor, and document patient response to chest tube management. 10. Troubleshoots unit specific equipment. 11. Transport patient via cardiac monitor and emergency drugs to and from diagnostic testing areas.
An excellent, team focused work environment with opportunity for professional growth
Competitive salary and savings plan with company match
A variety of health, dental and vision plans
On-site child care, tuition reimbursement, and much more!