position is eligible for our Tuition Loan Forgiveness program
effective April 6 th ,
2020. Click here to learn more!
The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit is a 20 bed unit
located on the 4 th floor of the Heart and Vascular Hospital.
The staff in CICU provides care for critically
ill patients following non-surgical cardiac procedures and
acute myocardial infarction, unstable angina and other cardiac
requiring critical level care. The
age of patients in the unit varies from 18 to 100+ years of age,
with a median
patient age of 67 years.
Provides competent clinical nursing care consistent with
professional standards. Reporting and accountable to the Nurse
Manager/Director, the Clinical Nurse is responsible for
coordinating and delivering patient care utilizing the nursing
process in a hospital setting. Qualifications
Graduation from a state-accredited school of professional
nursing. One (1) year of nursing experience. If hired after January
6, 2014, must be enrolled in an accredited program within four
years of employment, and obtain a Bachelor's degree with a major in
Nursing or a Master's degree with a major in Nursing within seven
years of employment date.
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of North
Carolina. Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider