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University of Rochester Card Nursing - Advanced Heart Failure Program RN - Level II - 235650 in Rochester, New York

Card Nursing - Advanced Heart Failure Program RN - Level II Job ID 235650

Location Ambulatory Nursing Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule

FT position available, primarily days, 8 or 10 hour shift


Under the general guidance of the practice physicians and advanced practice providers, the RN is primarily responsible for care and coordination of advanced heart failure patients in the outpatient setting. Serves as an important liaison for community agencies. Facilitates patient transition from inpatient hospitalization and works closely with inpatient care coordinators. Performs direct patient care duties, patient education and triages patient phone calls. Maintains current knowledge of medical diagnoses and therapeutics in the subspecialty of Cardiology. Current Registered Nurse licensure, ACLS and CPR Certifications required. 3-5 year’s experience desired; with at least 2 of those in cardiology. Requires excellent clinical, critical analysis, communication and organizational skills. Must be able to function independently within the limits of the position. Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team. Knowledge of standard of care treatment for heart failure including VADs and heart transplantation preferred.


Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.

How To Apply

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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