Overview Located in the heart of Phoenix, Ariz., St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 586-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services with special advocacy for the poor and underserved. St. Joseph's is a nationally recognized center for quality tertiary care, medical education and research. It includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center, the Norton Thoracic Institute, a campus of Creighton University's Medical School and the first Level I Trauma Center in Arizona verified by the American College of Surgeons. U.S. News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the best hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery. For more information please visit our website at .
Responsibilities At Dignity Health St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, we deliver humankindness through a wide range of health, social and support services in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona. As part of our team, you will provide clinical expertise, support and oversight that helps ensure our patients receive exceptional care. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to champion the change by joining in our mission of healing through humankindness.
The CTICU DEPARTMENT at Dignity Health St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a dynamic environment where you can pursue a highly challenging and rewarding career. We play a critical role within the Cardiac and Thoracic Service Line of Excellence supporting its \"Norton Thoracic Institute\", the only stand-alone lung transplant center in the Nation. Committed to the highest level of patient satisfaction, our CTICU unit is a dedicated 24 bed unit that supports St. Joseph's adult cardiac, vascular and thoracic post surgical patients. It features 12-hour shifts, self-scheduling, and has a nurse to patient ratio of 1:2 or 1:1. The CTICU is fast paced with many learning and educational opportunities available.
Qualifications MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. AZ RN license or RN License from a Compact State. Please refer to for complete listing of Compact States. BLS certification ACLS certification (in monitored areas)
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: BSN Professional certification in area of specialty One year recent acute care experience