This inpatient unit focuses on the care of patients with heart and stroke conditions. And, what a time to be on the heart care team at Mercy! With the addition of open-heart surgery at Mercy, our staff have really enjoyed the progression of skills and abilities they’ve experienced with each new procedure offered at Mercy. It’s growing each day. This unit is fast-paced with high energy, and our staff focus a lot of effort in supporting one another. We pride ourselves on teamwork. If you’re interested in being exposed to new skills regularly and working with a very grateful patient population, then check out the Cardiac Stroke Center at Mercy and see if you our work environment.
Experience in acute care setting preferred.
Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing preferred.
Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the state of Iowa or compact state required.
Current certification in Basic Life Support, in accordance with the American Heart Association required.
Current certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, in accordance with the American Heart Association preferred.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support will be required within six months of hire if not current.
Iowa Dependent Adult Abuse/Iowa Child Abuse Mandatory Reporter training required. Employee must submit certification of completed training to Human Resources prior to start or transfer date.
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