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The University of Kansas Health System CARDIAC REHAB NURSE in KANSAS CITY, Kansas

The University of Kansas Health System is seeking a Cardiac Rehab RN

  • Ensures the use of general Safety/Falls Prevention strategies in patient care.

  • Actively questions which resources are needed to achieve quality patient care outcomes.

  • Provides primary care services in both an inpatient and outpatient setting.

  • Conducts cardiovascular disease risk factor evaluation.

  • Develops a cardiovascular risk reduction plan individualized for each patient.

  • Provides patient education and counseling in a broad spectrum of health related areas.

  • Guides the patient into a network of social support as needed.

  • Assists the patient in developing strategies for behavioral modification.

  • Provides exercise prescription and instruction.

  • Demonstrates collaborative interaction as a member of the interdisciplinary team in achievement of patient care goals.

  • Interact with other team members to establish a continuum of care for the patient while an inpatient.

  • Establish relationships with other disciplines and other facilities to provide for continuum of care as the patient is discharged from the hospital.

  • Establish and provide in-service educational programs on cardiac rehabilitation to nursing staff, physicians, students and the community

  • Demonstrates ability to react to and participate in a medical emergency through maintenance of ACLS certification.

Required:

  • High school diploma

  • Associates degree in Nursing

  • Valid RN license in the State of Kansas

  • Minimum of five years clinical nurse experience

Preferred:

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing

  • Experience in cardiac rehabilitation

Requisition ID: 2020-26768

Display Department Title: Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation

External Company URL: https://careers-kansashealthsystem.icims.com

Street: 4000 Cambridge Street

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