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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

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Registered Nurse Cardiovascular Step Down Weekend Only

Fairfax Medical Campus 624240 Full Time 3300 Gallows Road, Falls Church, VA, 22042, US

Job Description

We are seeking a full time experienced Registered Nurse to join our team on the Cardiovascular Stepdown Unit at Inova Fairfax Hospital's Heart and Vascular Institute. CVSD is an exciting and fast-paced environment that focuses on excellence in patient care, exceptional teamwork, and outstanding culture. Our nurses are driven at maintaining a positive and supportive work environment and practicing the most effective and safest care possible. Our culture fosters a spirit of growth, collaboration, critical thinking, and accountability. Our patient population primarily consists of cardiovascular (CV) surgery patients including, but not limited to: coronary artery bypass (CABG), transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), mitra-clips, thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR), and various thoracic surgery patients.

This is a Weekend full time position (Day/Night rotation). Working Friday Saturday and Sunday OR Saturday, Sunday and Monday

This Experienced RN position is eligible for a competitive Sign-On Bonus. Relocation Bonus for qualified candidates. 

Key characteristics of our unit include:
-Bi-weekly multidisciplinary education sessions
-entirely private patient care rooms,
-competitive nurse to patient ratios with 3-4:1 for both day and night shift,
-highly trained resource and charge nurses proving support on every shift,
-highly involved management team consisting of clinical director, unit supervisors, and patient care navigator providing consistent training and education and ensuring robust support.

We are looking for nurses that have the following qualities: Passion for Nursing Care, Positivity, Willingness to Learn, Excellent Communication Skills, Autonomy, Critical Thinking. Come join our Team!


 At least six months of Registered Nurse clinical experience in the acute care setting (prefer 1 year+)

• BLS for Healthcare Provider certification required.
• RN licensed, or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia as an RN.
• Accredited School of nursing.
• BSN or AD

• If RN has an AD, within 6 months of start date the RN must meet with their nurse leader and
o Identify which Accredited School the employee plans to attend
o Submit a review of transcript from the school indicating the required pre-requisites and timeline for taking the courses
o Provide a written plan with anticipated BSN completion date.
o Complete BSN within 24 months of start date