Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits Available Day One
Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility
Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
Employee Referral Program
Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
Part Time Days
30 Hours a week
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs an admission assessment to gather information and complete the comprehensive cardiac rehab individualized treatment plan; performs on-going assessments and progress evaluations accordingly
Ability to educate patients on cardiac medications in their use, administration, and side-effects
Conducts daily code cart and quality controls checklist appropriately
Provides information to potential patients at the bedside to encourage their participation in the phase II cardiac rehab program
Demonstrates excellent verbal phone skills to conduct follow up phone calls, insurance verification, and patient scheduling
Assesses the patient on an ongoing basis including physical symptomatology, behavioral lifestyle habits, psychosocial needs, lab work and test results.
Notifies patient’s physicians as needed with any concerns or major changes in patient status
Assists in the development and implementation of the exercise prescription, assesses patient’s physiological response to exercise, and makes necessary adjustments
What You Will Need:
1 to 2 Years of Position-Related Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Kansas Registered Nurse License
ACLS obtained through the American Heart Association
BLS obtained through the American Heart Association
The Cardiac Rehab Nurse provides direct patient care and guidance to patients and families with cardiovascular disease. He/she performs an assessment designed to gather data relevant to the patient’s individual needs and completes the cardiac rehab individualized treatment plan. This includes assessment and evaluation of cognitive, social, functional, and psychological status. The Cardiac Rehab Nurse performs cardiac monitoring of patients, instructs patients on proper use of the exercise equipment, adjusts exercise prescriptions as indicated, and assesses the patient’s response to exercise. They will provide cardiovascular education and support of lifestyle modifications to patients and their families.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.