Cardiovascular Services Nurse Practitioner NP

An exciting and rewarding opportunity for a Cardiovascular Services Nurse Practitioner NP is now available in the highly desirable and breathtakingly beautiful and coastal Southern California!

The Cardiovascular Services Nurse Practitioner NP will join a multi campus 300 bed hospital that has received national awards for top-performance in patient care, employee satisfaction, and quality standards. Medical services offered include comprehensive care for a wide array of acute and complex diagnoses with the latest technologies available for treatments and procedures.

The Cardiovascular Services Nurse Practitioner NP will report to the Administrative Director of Nursing Operations. The Cardiovascular Stress Testing Nurse Practitioner will provide direct care to patients undergoing inpatient and outpatient cardiac testing. The Cardiovascular Services Nurse Practitioner NP will be responsible for supervising Stress Echocardiograms, Treadmills, Dobutamine and Bubble Studies, as well as cardiac nuclear imaging testing as ordered by staff physicians.

The Cardiovascular Services Nurse Practitioner NP will work collaboratively with members of the nursing, cardiology and medical staff. Must have ability to depict lethal diagnostic information that should be considered emergent and communicate timely information to the physicians (both referring and reading). Also maintains registered nurse competencies by possessing the skills and knowledge to competently provide appropriate patient care.

The Cardiovascular Stress Testing Nurse Practitioner NP will function under general Nurse Practitioner Standardized Procedure approved by the Interdisciplinary Practice Committee (CIDP), and provides routine care and management of the patient with acute and chronic complaints in collaboration with the supervising physician and through implementation of standardized procedures. The Cardiovascular Services Nurse Practitioner NP possesses skills and knowledge to competently provide excellent patient care, offer a high level of compassion, patience, and subject matter expertise.

The Cardiovascular Services Nurse Practitioner NP will also educate patients and families in terms of services provided by the hospital and community resources when appropriate.  The ideal candidate for Cardiac Stress Testing Nurse Practitioner NP should have clinical background in cardiovascular management is required with a minimum two (2) years of experience. Acute care hospital experience within the past five (5) years is preferred with an emphasis in cardiology. Master's Degree in Nursing and relevant Nurse Practitioner training certification preferred.  Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Medicine (ABCM) within 12 months of hire.

This community-centered organization is highly sought after by job seekers in thehealthcare market and is located near the gorgeous Southern California Bay area. The Cardiology Unit Nurse Practitioner will be eligible for a very competitive compensation package that includes salary, retirement, and a full suite of benefits!