Jan 16, 2021

Cardiac Rehab RN-Per Diem

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Westwood, NJ 07675, USA

Job Description

Job Description

Hackensack Meridian Health Pascack Valley Medical Center is a full-service, 128-bed hospital that serves the Pascack Valley and Northern Valley communities with a caliber of care that is consistent with Hackensack Meridian Health’s world class standard. The medical center is a joint venture between Hackensack Meridian Health and Ardent Healthcare, one of the country’s leading private hospital management companies. This state-of-the-art health care facility features fully renovated and brand-new private rooms at no additional cost to patients. Pascack Valley Medical Center has been awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission in the area of Orthopedics (hip and knee), Sepsis and for Stroke. In addition, the medical center is a designated Stroke Center. Pascack Valley Medical Center is committed to offering excellent care to the local community through various hospital services including a Women’s Center, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center, Imaging and Diagnostics, Sleep Center, a Wound Care Center and a Center for Joint Replacement. In 2016, Pascack Valley Medical Center opened a brand new Emergency Department featuring over 22,000 square feet with all private exam rooms, fast track rooms for more efficient care and state-of-the-art equipment and technology.

Position Summary

This position is responsible for assisting in the delivery of personalized, professional and quality patient care, internal and external customer service, assuming responsibility and accountability for the patient, providing nursing care for the patient to include: the assessment, planning, implementation, education, management and evaluation of the patient within the standards of nursing care and operational guidelines, preparation of all departmental paperwork, entering and retrieving patient information from the Hospital Information System (HIS), providing nursing care or education in other nursing units when necessary and maintaining the work area in a clean and organized manner.

Position Qualifications:

• Graduate of a NLN/AACN accredited program in nursing
• Must have a minimum of one (1) year experience required; three (3) years of experience preferred

• Previous employment in a cardiovascular setting preferred
• Registered Nurse (RN) licensure by the NJ State Board of Nursing Examiners
• Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
• Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification