An award-winning acute care medical center in Eastern Virginia is looking for a new Cardiac Nurse Practitioner VAD Coordinator to add to their team of skilled nurses and physicians. This innovative hospital performs almost 40 VAD surgeries annually, and they are seeking a driven and motivated nurse leader.
This hospital is known for excellent heart care, and was ranked as a Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital in the nation by Thomson Reuters. They have also been recognized by the joint commission for excellent clinical outcomes in heart failure and heart attack patients. This state-of-the-art hospital is also part of a large, financially-stable system with tons of opportunity for upward mobility.
The Cardiac Nurse Practitioner VAD Coordinator will work to assess and diagnose patients prior to VAD surgery, and they will work through the continuum of care to ensure the surgery goes smoothly. The Cardiac Nurse Practitioner VAD Coordinator will use evidence based practice guidelines and protocols to formulate a plan of care that identifies expected outcomes and addresses immediate critical care needs. Strong communication skills are essential in this position, as it requires collaboration with an interdisciplinary healthcare team throughout the continuum of care.
Eastern Virginia is a beautiful area with fun activities year-round for people of all ages. Resident nature lovers enjoy some of the most beautiful hikes in the country, and they can even take the legendary Craft Beer Trail if they’re looking for something different. Foodies can also enjoy some of the nation’s hottest culinary destinations in an area known for delicious BBQ.
This innovative medical center is seeking a dedicated Cardiac Nurse Practitioner VAD Coordinator to add to their team. They are offering a very competitive salary and a comprehensive suite of benefits.