Registered Nurse Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
Inova Health System
September 16, 2018
FALLS CHURCH, Virginia
**We are seeking a part time experienced RN for the CVICU at Inova Fairfax Hospital** 2 x 12 hour shifts- nights
The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) is a 24-bed unit in the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute located on the Inova Fairfax Medical Campus in Falls Church, Virginia. Patients admitted to the CVICU include, but are not limited to, post cardiac surgery, post vascular surgery, heart failure requiring invasive cardiac monitoring, and other medical or surgical diagnosis requiring intense and continuous monitoring. The CVICU is also a very specialized unit that cares for the most critically-ill patients within Inova. These complex, critically-ill patients require the best care the nursing profession has to offer. A sample of these patients includes: - Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting - Heart Transplant - Lung Transplant - Heart and Lung Transplant - Heart Failure - Ventricular Assist Device Implantation and Management - Total Artificial Heart - Cardiogenic Shock - Intra Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) - Minimally Invasive valve replacement - Transcutaneous Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) - MAZE procedure-Surgical intervention for Atrial Fibrillation - Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT) - Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) - Therapeutic Hypothermia post cardiac arrest - Thrombolytic Therapy related to Vascular Emergencies.
Internal Number: 35682BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.