We are looking for an RN to join our Cardiology Clinic team!
Aspirus Cardiology Clinic is looking for an experienced RN to join their specialty-care team! This Cardiac Nurse will assist patients in a variety of ways including pre-procedure work-ups, clinical support, telephone triage, patient education and coordination of care services. They will work with patients who have heart failure, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease and cardiac arrhythmias by assisting the Electrophysiologists with treatments. This position requires the ability to make decisions consistent with nursing practice, clinic policies and observance of confidentiality of patient information.
Aspirus Cardiology nurses focus on chronic disease management of complex patient care and optimal quality care measures. They organize a wide-range of patient and family self-management support opportunities and manage disease registry activities for clinic patient populations. They identify the need and implement chronic care management interventions guided by evidence-based guidelines, pre-established protocols and procedures, which include conducting clinical assessments of patients on the phone and face to face, educating and coaching patients with chronic conditions and their families, and making referrals to other appropriate healthcare providers when necessary.
LOCATION: Wausau, Wisconsin
SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS
Our ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
Acute Cardiac Nursing experience is desired.
Candidates should possess one or more of the following:
Knowledge of patient care standards normally acquired through graduation of an accredited R.N. program.
An active Wisconsin RN nursing license.
Current CPR certification or obtained within 90 days of hire.