Children's Hospital Boston Registered Nurse, Preventative Cardiology & General Cardiology in Boston, Massachusetts
60996BRTitle:Registered Nurse, Preventative Cardiology & General CardiologyDepartment:CardiologyAutoReqId:60996BRStatus:Part-TimeStandard Hours per Week:32 Job Category:NursingJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
This Staff Nurse will be responsible for:
Supporting patient care in our Outpatient Cardiology Clinic in Boston and satellite locations.
Provide team –based care to patients with abnormal lipid /cholesterol levels and hypertension
Pre-clinic preparation, attendance at clinic session, nursing assessment, patient and family education, anticipatory guidance, care coordination and follow-up care.
Nursing triage of patients with known cardiac diagnoses or symptom referrals
Completing the pre-anesthesia screening process for patients undergoing anesthesia echocardiograms
Eventual training into the Charge Nurse role
Approximately 25% of time spent on phone, documenting, and care coordination
Working 32 hours per week, four 8 hour days.
To qualify, you must have:
Bachelors of Science Nursing Degree
BLS and PALS certifications
A minimum of 3 years of acute care pediatric experience
Pediatric cardiac inpatient experience preferred
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular