Registered Nurse (RN) - Open Heart Surgery (CVOR) - FT

Company: Grand Strand Medical Center

General Information
US-SC-Myrtle Beach
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Job Description Grand Strand Health, part of the national HCA healthcare network, is a multi-facility health system with locations throughout the Grand Strand that provides quality, convenient healthcare to our communities.   Grand Strand Health is comprised of Grand Strand Medical Center, a 301-bed acute care hospital, located in Beautiful Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is designated as a Level II trauma center and has the only cardiac surgery program, neurosurgery program and pediatric intensive care unit in Horry and Georgetown counties; South Strand Medical Center, which provides outpatient medical services and 24/7 Emergency Services; North Strand ER, which provides 24/7 Emergency Services; The Advanced Wound Center, The Breast Care Center, Carolina Forest Imaging Center, and HealthFinders.  Affiliated with Grand Strand Health are a number of physician practices that provide family medicine, surgical services and specialty medical care.  These quality-focused entities work together to bring excellence in medical and wellness services to residents of Horry and Georgetown counties.
Position Summary:  Under general supervision the CVOR Open Heart Surgery Registered Nurse (RN) staff nurse provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies and procedures of Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.  In collaboration with the patient, the patients family and other members of the health care team, the clinical CVOR Open Heart Surgery Registered Nurse (RN) assesses, plans, implements, evaluates, and coordinates treatment plans.                
Job Requirements
  1. Licensure/Certification/Registration:  The Registered Nurse will have a valid license under the Compact License Agreement.
  2. Education:  Graduate of an accredited school of Professional nursing. Always current BCLS.
  3. Experience:   Two (2) year recent experience in Perioperative Nursing.
  4. Knowledge, skills, abilities, and/or other attributes:  Effective communication skills; both orally and written.  Computer skills needed.  Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care.  Strong problem solving skills.