|Facility:||Gwinnett Medical Center|
|Company:||Gwinnett Medical Center|
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Gwinnett Medical Center is a 553-bed, not-for-profit healthcare network that provides a wide array of high-quality services and facilities to Lawrenceville, Duluth, Johns Creek and the Atlanta area. With roots that go back more than 60 years, Gwinnett Medical Center has hospitals—along with various other support facilities—in Lawrenceville and Duluth. Gwinnett Medical Center–Lawrenceville is recognized as a national leader in single incision laparoscopic surgery and home to a Level II trauma center, while Gwinnett Medical Center–Duluth offers an array of specialty services, including surgical weight management and sports medicine. With more than 4,200 employees and 800 affiliated physicians, we have repeatedly received national recognition for clinical excellence, ranking in the top 5% in the nation for clinical quality. Gwinnett Medical Center is committed to transforming healthcare in our community.
At Gwinnett Medical Center, we care for our employees as much as we do our patients. In this progressive environment, the support of your team and our ongoing development programs give you the opportunity to learn and grow – and to move forward in your career. You’re encouraged to contribute ideas to a responsive leadership team, and you will see first-hand how you make an impact. We’re a growing organization, with state-of-the-art equipment that reinforces your ability to provide a sophisticated level of care.
CVICU - Clinical Nurse Specialist
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced CV Clinical Nurse Specialist to impact and grow a "new" open heart program. The Clinical Nurse Specialist's/Clinical Nurse Educator's primary job is to identify staff educational needs and provide clinical instruction, collaborate in the management of heart and vascular patients, facilitate best nursing practices, serve as a leader, consultant and liaison, and conducts research to improve nursing practice.
The qualified candidate must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and possess a current GA RN license. Current BLS/ACLS certifications and a Master’s of Nursing from an NLN accredited program are required. A minimum of 3 years of recent open heart experience is needed. Certification by national certification board via specialty organization or other national nursing professional organization and at least one year of clinical nurse specialist or nursing management experience are preferred. Must have board certification as a Clinical Nurse Specialist.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to impact and grow a NEW Open Heart surgery program, led by the Cardiothoracic Medical Director, Dr. David Langford! Celebrating 500 PCI cases in just our first seven months of operation, our program has grown quickly to become one of the region’s busiest cardiac centers. With the opening of the Heart & Vascular Center at GMC-Lawrenceville, the hospital will launch Gwinnett’s first and only open heart surgery program.
For a more detailed job description, please visit us online at jobs.gwinnettmedicalcenter.org .EOE
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