RN - Cardiac Outpatient Rehabilitation
UCLA Health
Los Angeles, California 90001

Job Description

Responsibilities

 

Take on an important nursing role within an award-winning health system. Provide the knowledge, skill and compassion that is at the heart of exceptional patient care. Take your career in an exciting new direction. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health.

In this key position, you will deliver outpatient care in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation as you help patients achieve their optimal functional capacity through exercise (both monitored and non-monitored), education, and risk factor modification. You will make the most of your exceptional nursing abilities by serving as a trusted resource for patients and staff. This will involve ensuring safe, effective, individually-tailored exercise plans and prescriptions. You will be a vital participant in each patient's overall case management, including initial evaluations, tele-monitoring, treatment plan preparation, and discharge summary reports. You may also assist respiratory therapists in monitoring pulmonary rehab patients. 

Qualifications

 

We're seeking an exceptional, passionate nursing professional with a BSN or MSN and:

Current California RN license
Five or more years of cardiac, critical care or cardiac rehab experience
Expertise in ECG interpretation and basic arrhythmia recognition
Completion of a basic arrhythmia or ECG course
Ability to monitor several patients at one time
Previous individual and group teaching experience
Knowledge of exercise physiology and adult exercise prescription
Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology preferred
ACLS/BLS certification

UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles, as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles' trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you're looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 11/11/2020