Lead RN Ventricular Assist Device Navigator
Company: UW Health Partners
Posted on: January 26, 2023
100% FTE, Monday - Friday, day shifts from 8:00am-4:30pm with
call responsibility. Hours may vary based on the operational needs
of the department. You will be working at University Hospital in
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Advance your nursing career at the #1 hospital in Wisconsin!
We are seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) to:
* Work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary VAD Team in the
coordination and management of pediatric and adult advanced heart
failure patients needing or having an implanted VAD.
* Serve in a supervisory capacity for clinical competencies and
day-to-day operations of the VAD program.
* Maintain applicable and relevant logs and records to meet
regulatory and operational needs.
Minimum Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
Preferred Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Minimum Two (2) years of recent Ventricular Assist device and/or
mechanical circulatory support experience.
Preferred Two (2) years of lead or supervisory experience in the
mechanical circulatory support field of nursing. Progressive
nursing experience with demonstrated success.
Licenses and Certifications:
Minimum Registered Nurse, Licensed in the State of Wisconsin and
Basic Life Support/CPR certification.
Preferred Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (ACLS) and
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification (PALS).
Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and
anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity,
Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in
patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work
to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each
employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications
from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals,
LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities,
military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged. EOE,
University Hospital in Madison is a Magnet-designated facility
that's ranked Wisconsin's #1 hospital and considered one of the
nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral
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