Oklahoma City, OK -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/06/2016 -- Oklahoma Heart Hospital currently has a full-time nursing position open in the Critical Care Unit. This position has a number of requirements for those who apply, including a shift availability of 7:00am-7:00pm. Those who apply for this particular position must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing program. Applicants for the CCU nursing position must also be registered nurses with current Oklahoma licensure and current BLS certification at the time of hire. ACLS certification is required within 18 months of hire.
A minimum of 1 year of experience in a telemetry or related cardiac clinical setting is preferred for the CCU nursing position. The CCU nurse must assume responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame, providing adequate care to the patients through therapeutic use of self, nursing interventions, treatments, modalities, the therapeutic environment and interdisciplinary collaboration.
These nurses must demonstrate that they are highly knowledgeable as well as accountable and adhere to DNV Healthcare, federal, and state regulations. These nurses actively participate in and encourage teamwork to provide patient-focused care in accordance with the mission and values of Oklahoma Heart Hospital.
CCU nurses deal with patients that are in critical condition, requiring the proper level of monitoring and care. These nurses will have a number of different responsibilities with regards to taking care of patients as well as working with other staff members.
All applicants must be properly qualified for this position in terms of education as well as experience in this field. Oklahoma Heart Hospital is known for being one of the best healthcare facilities in the state, providing patients with the very best care with its incredible staff of nurses and doctors.
All CCU nurses at Oklahoma Heart Hospital have to be comfortable working with others with regards to their peers, as it is a cooperative environment that requires strong teamwork skills. These nurses must also demonstrate their knowledge and skills as healthcare professionals on a daily basis when treating patients. The Critical Care Unit is by far one of the more intense departments for nurses to work in, and it requires extreme calm and stability in the midst of a stressful, fast-paced environment. Those who apply for the open CCU nurse position at Oklahoma Heart Hospital should be aware of what this position involves and what skills they will need to possess.
About The Oklahoma Heart Hospital
The Oklahoma Heart Hospital is a physician-owned hospital and was designed by cardiologists to bring exceptional care directly to those who need it the most. OHH is the first of its kind in Oklahoma and the first all-digital hospital in the United States. OHH has two locations in Oklahoma City, along with a network of more than 70 cardiovascular specialists at more than 60 clinic and hospital locations across the state of Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Heart Hospital
Address: 5200 Interstate 240 Service Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73135
Phone: (405) 608-3304