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Registered Nurse - Ccu

Position Summary

The Sunshine CCU is seeking Registered Nurses who demonstrate outstanding clinical skills and a strong drive for continuous professional development throughout their career.

Sunshine CCU is an integrated cardiac and surgical unit, supported by onsite 24 hour Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory (CCL) and Intensive Care Unit. As well as managing acute cardiac conditions, the units offer a unique model of care in managing heart failure. This program is a collaborative service led by Cardiology and Geriatric Medicine, incorporating heart failure clinical nurse consultants within the multi-disciplinary team.
Cardiac Nurses at Western Health have the opportunity to;

Work collaboratively with the CCL team to achieve high quality patient care outcomes with regard to cardiac intervention and the electrophysiology service,
Contribute to the development of future cardiac nurses through supporting the Post Graduate Diploma pathway in Cardiac Nursing in partnership with La Trobe University.
Work towards a Clinical Nurse Specialist position
Participate in the management of the deteriorating patient in conjunction with the Critical Care Outreach Team.

Key requirements

Ensure high quality patient care is delivered in line with Western Healths best care framework.
Provide exceptional care to patients in the acute Cardiac Care setting.
Demonstrate developed patient assessment, clinical reasoning and problem solving.
Possess high motivation and the willingness to implement change and quality improvement
Advanced Life Support to facilitate care and transport of the monitored patient.
Successful completion of a Bachelor of Nursing qualification
Current registration as a Registered Nurse in Australia
Demonstrated excellent clinical and organisation skills
Demonstrated exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
Successful completion of Postgraduate qualifications in Cardiac / Critical Care Nursing
victoria, VIC, AU