Cardiac Intensive Care RN - Richmond, VA
REC10020301 Richmond, VA Updated 3w ago
Positions 12
Type Direct Hire
Salary $29 - $43/hour
Medical / Healthcare
Bachelor's Degree
<2 years
Green Card ,US Citizen
30 days
90 days

Job description

Registered Nurse RN Cardiac Intensive Care CICU – Richmond, VA (Glen Allen)

SHIFT: Full-time days/nights (Rotating weekends): 7a- 7p and 7p – 7a

Reports to: Clinical Coordinator/Director

Orientation schedule: 4 – 6 weeks


About Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU)

·        12 bed unit.

·        Provides a high acuity level of care to a wide variety of cardiac and medical patients at a 2:1 patient to nurse ratio.

·        The patient population includes diagnosis such as unstable angina and myocardial infarctions, arrhythmias, acute renal failure, acute respiratory failure, arrhythmias, cardiogenic shock, pneumonia, and sepsis.

·        CICU also cares for patients who have undergone cardiothoracic surgery including cardiac bypass, complex valve replacement/repair, and TAVR. CICU consists of patients who require invasive hemodynamic monitoring, mechanical ventilation, EKOS (PE and extremities) continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT), ECMO, IMPELLA, intra-aortic Balloon Pump, and induced hypothermia. 



·        Performs and documents total physical assessment for patients within unit Scope of Care.

·        Analyzes pertinent data, communicates findings and documents information.

·        Utilizes equipment and performs special procedures competently as related to unit Scope of Care.

·        Organizes and prioritizes nursing care for a unit specific patient assignment.

·        Administers all medications utilizing the 5 rights to medication administration.

·        Initiates and documents patient teaching and discharge planning including family and/or significant other in collaboration with multidisciplinary team members.

·        Acquires and maintains current knowledge pertinent to nursing practice in Critical Care.

·        Communicates effectively with peers, supervisors, ancillary department and other customers.    



Required - Current Virginia license or license pending results of State Board.
Preferred - One year experience in area of clinical expertise of which applying.

Required - Graduate of accredited School of Nursing with current license as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Virginia or compact license.
Preferred - BSN degree or currently enrolled in BSN Program.


***ICU experience preferred, will consider strong telemetry experience***

Facility will NOT accept new grads and candidates with no [short-term, acute care] hospital experience.


·        Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance

·        401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan

·        Paid Time Off, Wellness Resources

·        Flexible Spending Accounts