Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 46424
Job Family: Nursing
Status: Full Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 27461039132063-Cardiology-Pediatric
Location: MCP - 1001 Blythe Blvd
This clinical RN position with Pediatric Cardiology will help maintain adequate triage support to address the number of calls coming from parents, physicians as well as multiple other clinical duties including rooming patients, monitors, genetic testing, lab draws and patient education.
The Levine Children’s Congenital Heart Center, established in 2010, is consistently ranked as one of the top-50 pediatric heart centers in the country by U.S. News and World Report. Our comprehensive congenital heart services include advanced cardiac imaging, dedicated cardiovascular intensive care staff, and regional referral programs in heart failure/transplantation, cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology, adult congenital heart disease, and fetal echocardiography. Surgical, cardiac catheterization, and electrophysiology volumes have more than doubled since 2010. The heart failure and transplant program has experienced exponential growth becoming the largest transplant center in the region for the past 5 years. We utilize all advanced mechanical support devices and have an active pediatric VAD program. Our state-of-the-art two lab cardiac catheterization and electrophysiology suite opened in February of 2017, with dedicated staffing and anesthesia teams. Our new outpatient office complex opened in December 2020, designed to treat all patients from fetal cardiology to ACHD. We have one of the most comprehensive Cardiac Neurodevelopment programs in the Southeast, providing a multitude of specialty services to our congenital heart patients in the same office suite. Participation in investigator initiated and multi-center industry sponsored studies is ongoing within the Heart Center, with the support of an active clinical research department. We remain closely aligned with our Atrium Health adult cardiology counterparts within the Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute.
Job SummaryThe RN Clinical Nurse I/Ambulatory provides professional nursing care through skillful assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation in the ambulatory, outpatient, and Medical Group practice settings in accordance with policies and procedures under the supervision of the supervisor and manager. The RN Clinical Nurse I/Ambulatory will assist in maintaining a safe work environment and performs all related job responsibilities in a safe manner. Maintains clinical and professional competency as appropriate to the population of patients served.
Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must speak English in good, understandable terms. Intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, and touch. Finger dexterity. Critical thinking and ability to concentrate. Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or unit conditions. Physical Abilities Testing required.