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Stanford Health Care Clinical Nurse (RN), Cardiac ICU (J4-500P) .9 Days (52913) in Palo Alto, California

Clinical Nurse (RN), Cardiac ICU (J4-500P) .9 Days (52913)

  • Job Type:Full Time

  • FTE/Bi-Weekly Hours:.90/72

  • Shift:Days

  • Hours in Shift:12

  • Location:Palo Alto, CA

  • Req:52913

Job Description

Welcome to the revolutionary new Stanford Hospital, opening in Fall 2019. Stanford Health Care (SHC) is no ordinary health system, and our new building is no ordinary hospital. You will be working in one of health care's best equipped, most innovative facilities, with the tools to deliver superb patient care. Five beautiful gardens, walking trails, a meditation room and abundant natural light make this the ideal environment for working and healing. You'll also be joining a renowned academic medical center that's part of Stanford Medicine and the Stanford University family. By combining clinical care, research and teaching, we're working together to harness the resources of one of the world's leading universities with groundbreaking programs—to create breakthroughs in diagnosis and treatment. Take this opportunity to work at the peak of your profession.

500P - J4 Intensive Care Unit: Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Arrhythmia, Pulmonary Hypertension

Cardiac Medicine ICU/Coronary Care Unit is looking for experienced nurses to join our team. Nurses in this ICU care for the critically ill cardiovascular medicine and surgery, heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, arrhythmias, and overflow Medical ICU patients. In addition, nurses care for patients on advanced life support such as Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS- LVADs, Impella, Tandem Heart), Intraaortic Balloon Pump (IABP), and Continuous Renal replacement Therapy (CRRT). Also, nurses manage patients on vasoactive , sedative/paralytic, and inotropic infusions. Nurses on this unit draw upon their critical thinking and decision making skills, communication skills through our CICARE model, and team collaboration in managing this complex patient population. If you want to be a part of a patient care unit that promotes nursing excellence, fosters professional growth, and values Honesty, Excellence, Respect, Teamwork, and Compassion, this is the right unit for you.

Equal Opportunity Employer Stanford Health Care (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements.

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"Our real secret sauce is the quality of our people. What makes us uniquely Stanford is the ability of our people to use their strengths every day to help better the lives of the patients and communities we serve."

David D. Jones,CHRO

Did you know?

600368 new patient beds bring us to 600 total.

1Patients can operate their motorized Venetian blinds with 1 finger to control the lighting.

76A new 76-bay Level-1 Trauma Center and Emergency Department is more than 2X the size of the current ED.

5Our 5 gardens, walking trails and a meditation room welcome patients and families.


CA RN, AHA BLS and ACLS required. 2 years' Cardiac ICU or general ICU experience preferred. BSN or higher nursing degree. Experience with MCS and other advanced life support therapies a plus.

SHC does not discriminate on the basis of Ancestry, Age, Color, Disability, Genetic information, Gender, gender identity, or gender expression, Marital status, Medical condition, Military or veteran status, National origin, Race, Religion, Sex, and Sexual orientation.