A Magnet designated hospital located in Southern Virginia is currently seeking a dynamic Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinical Nurse Specialist to join their award-winning healthcare organization.
This state-of-the-art facility is home to over 450 licensed beds and has served as the primary teaching institution for the adjacent Medical School in Southern Virginia. The Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinical Nurse Specialist will work within a medical center that is Nationally recognized for offering the most quality heart-specialized care from advanced diagnostic imaging to minimally invasive procedures, surgeries, and transplants.
The Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinical Nurse Specialist will join a distinguished heart program that consistently ranks among the top in the Nation, according to U.S News & World Report. During 2016-2017, the Cardiology and Heart Surgery Program at this esteemed hospital ranked among the Top 25 in the country, which then marked over 15 consecutive years placing among the Nation’s elite Top 50 Hospitals in the survey.
The Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinical Nurse Specialist will encounter many types of procedures at this facility, including heart transplants, open heart surgeries, cabbages, valve repairs, abrasions, vents, and some drug infusion/therapies in the unit. The Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinical Nurse Specialist will report to the Cardiovascular Surgical Director and will be responsible for the effective administration of the 20-bed unit as well as supervising other nursing staff who handle a patient volume of 1-2 cases each.
Just moments away from Virginia Beach, the Cardiothoracic Surgery Clinical Nurse Specialist will be surrounded with plenty of things to do and places to explore. This region of Southern Virginia is known to be filled with charming historical sites, eclectic retail shops, decadent restaurants and bars, and an abundance of world-famous museums.
This respectable healthcare organization is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package.