Clinical Lead, RN - 7300 Cardiology (Medicine) Step Down
Company: Duke University Health System
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the
best in the United States and is known around the world for its
outstanding care and groundbreaking research. Duke University
Hospital has 957 inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic
and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma
center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an
endo-surgery center; an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine
operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional
radiology area. In fiscal year 2018, Duke University Hospital
admitted 42,916 patients and had 1,085,740 outpatient visits in
fiscal year 2017.
U.S News & World Report named Duke University Hospital #1 in North
Carolina and #1 in the Raleigh-Durham area in 2018-19.
Duke University Hospital is ranked in the top 20 nationally for
seven adult specialties, including cardiology and heart surgery,
nephrology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology, rheumatology,
In addition to its hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive,
geographically dispersed network of outpatient facilities that
include primary care offices, urgent care centers, multi-specialty
clinics and outpatient surgery centers.
Duke Nursing Highlights:
Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet -
Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognizedeach year as
North Carolina's Great 100 Nurses.
Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of
Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for
being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
The Clinical Lead functions as an assistant nurse manager / team
lead in supporting the nurse manager with operations of the unit
with 50% clinical and 50% administrative responsibilities.
-Cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, or telemetry experience is
preferred. - We are interested in hiring staff with three or more
years of nursing experience. This is an excellent way to progress
your career in leadership while acquiring new skills in a
fast-paced, high acuity step-down setting!
Work Hours & Shifts
Full time (40 hrs/week). - Scheduling requirements are
Cardiology Step Down at Duke University Hospital provides care for
cardiology medicine patients with a range of diagnoses. - The
patient population includes but is not limited to the care of acute
coronary syndrome, post cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology
procedures, dysrhythmias, heart failure, heart transplant workups
and congenital heart disease. - - These patients require high
acuity care and many come directly from the ICU, post procedures or
outside hospitals requiring an increased level of care. - Many
times, these patients encompass a multi-system involvement which
can include but is not limed to pulmonary, renal, endocrine and
neurology. - The environment is fast paced, challenging and a great
place to promote and develop your critical thinking skills with
many opportunities for professional growth.
Education Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing required.
Three years of experience in nursing practice. Selected candidates
must meet the Clinical Ladder requirements for CN III within one
year of appointment.
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
Must have current or compact RN license in the State of North
Carolina. BCLS certification is required.
Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed
to providing employment opportunity without regard to an
individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression,
gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
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that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the
contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices
are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to
uphold these values.
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and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob
functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities.
Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable
accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
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