Clinical Nurse II â“ Duke University Hospital â“ Cardiac Diagnostic Unit - Day Shift
Duke University Health System- Duke University Hospital seeks to hire an experienced Registered Nurse who will embrace our mission of Advancing Health Together.
Department Profile: The Cardiac Diagnostic Unit at Duke University Hospital is active in delivering exemplary care for each patient to ensure an excellent patient experience, every time.
The Cardiac Diagnostic Unit (CDU) is a Cardiology based unit with a patient population that challenges nurses to exercise critical thinking and assessment skills. Nurses in the CDU will have the opportunity to assess, prepare and monitor a cardiac patient population prior to, during and after stress testing, cardioversions and trans-esophageal echocardiograms (TEEs).
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years cardiac RN experience and flexibility to move between assignments and site locations.
Work Hours & Shifts: Full Time: Monday â“ Friday, 8 hour day shifts with rotation within department to Southpoint location, Duke Hospital, and Clinic 2K.
Duke Nursing Highlights:
All three Duke Hospitals have received Magnet designation for excellence in nursing.
Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as North Carolina's Great 100 Nurses.
Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
As a Clinical Nurse with Duke University Health System, you will make providing service your priority while caring for the whole person in a patient-centered atmosphere. The Clinical Nurse (RN) is responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care responsibilities. Utilizing the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing department. Plan and provide advanced and/or specialized nursing care for patients in guided by DUHS Professional Practice model participate in the clinical ladder program, educational activities, departmental committees, research projects or other health related projects as assigned. Provide nursing services to patients and families in accordance with the scope of the RN as defined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Adheres to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Duke Health Highlights: Duke University Hospital Profile Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the best in the United States and is known around the world for its outstanding care and groundbreaking research. Duke University Hospital has 957 inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an endo-surgery center; an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional radiology area. In fiscal year 2016, Duke University Hospital admitted 41,408 patients and had 1,119,151 outpatient visits. U.S News & World Report named Duke University Hospital #1 in North Carolina and #1 in the Raleigh-Durham area in 2016-17. Duke University Hospital is ranked in the top 20 nationally for seven adult specialties, including cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology, rheumatology, and urology.
Knowledge, Skills, Education, and Experience Required:
Previous work experience (1+ years) as a clinical nurse is required.
Graduation from an accredited Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (or higher), Associate's Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program is required.
All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or higher) will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program within two years of their start date and to complete the program within five years of their start date
Licensure, Certification or Registration Required:
Current registration with North Carolina State Board of Nursing as a registered professional nurse OR current compact RN licensure to practice in the state of North Carolina required.