**We are seeking a full time experienced RN for the CVICU at Inova Fairfax Hospital** 3 x 12 hour shifts-d/n rotation.
7:00am-7:00pm & 7:00pm-7:00am
The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) is a 24-bed unit in the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute located on the Inova Fairfax Medical Campus in Falls Church, Virginia. Patients admitted to the CVICU include, but are not limited to, post cardiac surgery, post vascular surgery, heart failure requiring invasive cardiac monitoring, and other medical or surgical diagnosis requiring intense and continuous monitoring. The CVICU is also a very specialized unit that cares for the most critically-ill patients within Inova. These complex, critically-ill patients require the best care the nursing profession has to offer. A sample of these patients includes:
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
Heart Transplant - Lung Transplant
Heart and Lung Transplant
Ventricular Assist Device Implantation and Management
Total Artificial Heart
Intra Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
Minimally Invasive valve replacement
Transcutaneous Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)
Surgical intervention for Atrial Fibrillation
Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT)
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
Therapeutic Hypothermia post cardiac arrest
Thrombolytic Therapy related to Vascular Emergencies.
We Value Your Experience
This position is eligible for a $15,000 or $20,000 Sign On Bonus!
Registered Nurses with at least two years of Critical Care RN experience are eligible to receive a $15,000 or $20,000 sign on bonus. Those relocating from more than 50 miles away will also receive up to $15,000 in relocation expenses. Your Critical Care RN experience must be within the same specialty area you are hired into. Those entering fellowship programs are not eligible. Accepting the bonus requires signing either a 2 or 3 year employment agreement.
A minimum of 1 year Critical Care/CVICU experience.
Education: BSN or MSN or
If Associates Degree RN-Within 6 months of start date, meet with nurse leader:
Identify which Accredited School the employee plans to attend
Submit a review of transcript from the school indicating the required pre-requisites and timeline for taking the courses
Provide a written plan with anticipated BSN completion date.
Complete BSN within 24 months of start date
BLS for Healthcare Provider Certification required and ACLS required
RN licensed, or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a RN
Proficient in English, strong verbal and written communication skills. Exceptional interpersonal skill and the ability to display a caring demeanor towards others. Proficient computer skills required.
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.