Cardiac Rehab & Stress Testing/Inpatient CR Nurse
Department: Cardiopulmonary Rehab
Shift: 1st Shift
It is the mission of Graham Health System to provide compassionate, quality health services, in a responsible and charitable manner, to the people and communities we serve. We are the community’s choice for an exceptional healthcare experience. Graham Health System is seeking a great applicant to join our team. Graham Health System offers a great team atmosphere with multiple benefits
The Phase I and II staff nurse is a registered nurse who is responsible for safe and effective Cardiac Rehabilitation of Phase II, III, and Prevention clients and for the education and walking program of Phase I clients. The CR RN, in collaboration with the Director, is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care of all clients as they progress through a prescribed exercise program. They assist in the gathering of outcome data. The CR RN ensures provision of services in collaboration with the referring physician and in accordance with the objectives and policies of GrahamHospital and the Cardiac Rehabilitation Unit. The CR RN reports to the Director of Cardiac Rehab and Wellness.The duties for this position will be split between stress testing and inpatient visits at the hospital, as well as outpatient responsibilities in the Cardiopulmonary Rehab unit.
Graduate of an accredited school of Professional Nursing. Minimum of 2 years Cardiac Nursing experience preferred. Current Illinois Licensure. ACLS recognition or willing to obtain. Ability to interpret EKG and Rhythm strips.