Clinical Instructor – Cardiology

  • Anywhere

Job Benefits

  • Tax-Free income
  • Single-Status contract
  • Fully Furnished Accommodations provided
  • Relocation Allowance
  • Free flights home
  • Generous vacations (54 days)
  • Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, and
  • Current nursing license in USA, Canada, or UK, and
  • A minimum of five years experience as a Registered Nurse, including a minimum of one year of current experience as a Clinical Instructor in Cardiology area at a large acute-care teaching hospital in USA, Canada, or UK.
  • Department Information

    This 25 bed unit provides comprehensive 24-hour nursing care for stable adult patients.
    The 25 cardiology beds on A4 Unit provide care for a condition which is usually cardiac in origin. The most common conditions are:

  • Post acute coronary syndrome
  • Heart failure (pulmonary and congestive)
  • Cardiomyopathy for medical management and cardiac transplant workup
  • Endocarditis
  • Arrhythmia management
  • Cardiac risk management (hypertension, lipidemia, diabetes control)
  • Heart transplant work-up/OR preparation
  • Pre CABG/Valve replacement/Pacemaker/AICD Insertion
  • The use of nursing process: assessment, planning, interventions and evaluation (APIE) is the framework used to direct patient care for the following activities.

  • Non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring(Continuous telemetry monitoring and dysrrhythmia interpretation)
  • Non-invasive diagnostics (Echocardiography, nuclear studies, exercise and tilt table tests, holter monitoring)
  • Invasive diagnostic procedures (cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology studies, Transesophageal echocardiography)
  • Invasive interventional procedures (percutaneous coronary interventions, Radiofrequency Ablation, permanent pacemaker implantation
  • Continuous nursing assessments of patients’ physical needs and corresponding therapeutic interventions.
  • Pain management.
  • Therapeutic modalities for coronary interventions and medical investigations (i.e. cardiac catheterization, angioplasty, temporary external pacing, temporary and permanent invasive pacing, chest tube management, laboratory investigations)
  • Oxygen therapy and pulse oximetry
  • Patient and family education.
  • Management of artificial airways – trachestomy care
  • Psychosocial and emotional support.
  • Infection control and safety management.
  • Preparation for Multiple medical procedures required during hospitalization (Radiology, Echocardiography, Endoscopy, Dental, Ultrasound etc)
  • End of life care (DNR)
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    Hours of Operation:
    24 hours per day, 7 days a week

    Number of Beds: 25 Bed Ward; 25 cardiology beds

    Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:3 or 1:4 day shift
    1:4 or 1:3 night shift(Dependant/High acuity patients)

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    Ben Khan

    Job Benefits

  • Tax-Free income
  • Single-Status contract
  • Fully Furnished Accommodations provided
  • Relocation Allowance
  • Free flights home
  • Generous vacations (54 days)
  • Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, and
  • Current nursing license in USA, Canada, or UK, and
  • A minimum of five years experience as a Registered Nurse, including a minimum of one year of current experience as a Clinical Instructor in Cardiology area at a large acute-care teaching hospital in USA, Canada, or UK.
  • Department Information

    This 25 bed unit provides comprehensive 24-hour nursing care for stable adult patients.
    The 25 cardiology beds on A4 Unit provide care for a condition which is usually cardiac in origin. The most common conditions are:

  • Post acute coronary syndrome
  • Heart failure (pulmonary and congestive)
  • Cardiomyopathy for medical management and cardiac transplant workup
  • Endocarditis
  • Arrhythmia management
  • Cardiac risk management (hypertension, lipidemia, diabetes control)
  • Heart transplant work-up/OR preparation
  • Pre CABG/Valve replacement/Pacemaker/AICD Insertion
  • The use of nursing process: assessment, planning, interventions and evaluation (APIE) is the framework used to direct patient care for the following activities.

  • Non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring(Continuous telemetry monitoring and dysrrhythmia interpretation)
  • Non-invasive diagnostics (Echocardiography, nuclear studies, exercise and tilt table tests, holter monitoring)
  • Invasive diagnostic procedures (cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology studies, Transesophageal echocardiography)
  • Invasive interventional procedures (percutaneous coronary interventions, Radiofrequency Ablation, permanent pacemaker implantation
  • Continuous nursing assessments of patients’ physical needs and corresponding therapeutic interventions.
  • Pain management.
  • Therapeutic modalities for coronary interventions and medical investigations (i.e. cardiac catheterization, angioplasty, temporary external pacing, temporary and permanent invasive pacing, chest tube management, laboratory investigations)
  • Oxygen therapy and pulse oximetry
  • Patient and family education.
  • Management of artificial airways – trachestomy care
  • Psychosocial and emotional support.
  • Infection control and safety management.
  • Preparation for Multiple medical procedures required during hospitalization (Radiology, Echocardiography, Endoscopy, Dental, Ultrasound etc)
  • End of life care (DNR)
  •  

    Hours of Operation:
    24 hours per day, 7 days a week

    Number of Beds: 25 Bed Ward; 25 cardiology beds

    Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:3 or 1:4 day shift
    1:4 or 1:3 night shift(Dependant/High acuity patients)

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