Registered Nurse Cardiovascular Stepdown Unit - Cardiac Stepdown
Company: Inova Fairfax Hospital
Location: Falls Church
Posted on: February 10, 2024
Registered Nurse Cardiovascular Stepdown Unit
Inova Fairfax Hospital is proud to announce that the American
Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) awarded Magnet - designation,
the most prestigious accolade for nursing excellence, to our
hospital in December 2020. Currently, only 8.5% of hospitals in the
nation hold Magnet - designation and Inova Fairfax Hospital is
proud to be part of this select group. The new Magnet designation
is in addition to several other prestigious recognitions which
include: a five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and
Medicaid Services (CMS), being named by IBM Watson Health as one
the nation's highest performing hospitals, and among the top 10
Major Teaching Hospitals, an A for Patient Safety by The Leapfrog
Group, the #1 hospital in the DC metro area by U.S. News & World
Reports, and being nationally ranked in gynecologic care.
CVSD is an exciting and fast-paced environment that focuses on
excellence in patient care, exceptional teamwork, and outstanding
culture. Our nurses are driven at maintaining a positive and
supportive work environment and practicing the most effective and
safest care possible. Our culture fosters a spirit of growth,
collaboration, critical thinking, and accountability. Our patient
population primarily consists of cardiovascular (CV) surgery
patients including, but not limited to: coronary artery bypass
(CABG), transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), mitra-clips,
thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR), and various thoracic
Sign On/Relocation Bonus Information:
This Experienced RN position is eligible for a competitive Sign On
and Relocation Bonus for qualified candidates. Those entering the
RN Fellowship Program are not eligible.
Key characteristics of our unit include: Bi-weekly
multidisciplinary education sessions, entirely private patient care
rooms, competitive nurse to patient ratios with 3-4:1 for both day
and night shift, highly trained resource and charge nurses proving
support on every shift, highly involved management team consisting
of clinical director, unit supervisors, and patient care navigator
providing consistent training and education and ensuring robust
We are looking for nurses that have the following qualities:
Passion for Nursing Care, Positivity, Willingness to Learn,
Excellent Communication Skills, Autonomy, Critical Thinking. Come
join our Team!
At least six months of Registered Nurse clinical experience in the
acute care setting.
* BLS for Healthcare Provider certification required.
* RN licensed, or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of
Virginia as an RN.
* Accredited School of nursing.
* BSN or AD
* If RN has an AD, within 6 months of start date the RN must meet
with their nurse leader and
o Identify which Accredited School the employee plans to attend
o Submit a review of transcript from the school indicating the
required pre-requisites and timeline for taking the courses
o Provide a written plan with anticipated BSN completion date.
o Complete BSN within 24 months of start date
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