Cardio-Thoracic ICU Nurse

Cardio-Thoracic ICU Nurse

MountainView Hospital | Las Vegas, NV, 89128, US
Salary Range:$68,000 – $99,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 14 days ago

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Hourly Wage Estimate: $42.17 - $63.25 / hour
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MountainView Hospital serves Greater Northwest Las Vegas and Southern Nevada with comprehensive medical care. We are conveniently located off the U.S. 95 and Cheyenne exit. Our facility is a 408 bed acute-care teaching hospital providing intensive care, neurological services, surgical, heart care, emergency, orthopedic, oncology, women’s services and outpatient services.


We are recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing compassionate care to our community since 1996. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.


You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of our Cardiac-Thoracic ICU team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!


Benefits and Compensation:

We offer an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include;

  •       401k
  •       PTO
  •       Medical and Dental
  •       Flex spending, life, disability
  •       Employee Discount Program
  •       Employee Stock Purchase
  •       Tuition reimbursement
  •       Student Loan Repayment Options


We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity!


The Registered Nurse as a Cardio-Thoracic Intensive Care Unit Resource Staff Nurse in Adult Critical Care performs the functions of assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for patients. Meets Standards of Care and Standards of Practice, supervises assigned personnel and provides education and clinical support for the care of cardiac thoracic surgery patients. Promotes collaboration with physicians and personnel of other departments. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care and staff support appropriate to patients served. Demonstrates knowledge of principles of growth and development over life span and possesses ability to assess data reflective of patient status and interpret appropriate information needed to identify patient requirements relative to his/her age specific needs. Provides care needed as described in department policies and procedures. Completes a competency skills checklist within 3 months of employment; complies with hospital employee health, infection control, and safety management programs. 

Position:  Registered Nurse Critical Care

Department: Cardio-Thoracic ICU  

Shift: Full Time Mixed with Rotating Weekends


We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.




  • Graduate from a school of nursing
  • Successful completion of basic critical care course or equivalent training for this hospital's critical care course
  • Minimum 1 year experience preferred in Cardiovascular Surgery ICU Recovery and Care
  • Complete CVICU Cardiac Care Course within 4 months of hire into CTICU
  • Current license to practice, as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nevada required
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within three (3) months of Hire/Transfer
  • CCRN preferred
  • CSC preferred