Jan 04, 2021

Nurse Manager Cardiothoracic ICU, CTICU

  • American Recruiters
Full time Cardiology

Job Description

Nurse Manager Cardiothoracic ICU – Great North Austin location!

650-bed multi-specialty teaching hospital · Level I Trauma Center · Certified Chest Pain Center · Comprehensive Stroke Center · Cardiothoracic surgeries are a growth area for the hospital!


  • Eligibility on day one for medical benefits
  • PTO accrual starts day one!
  • 401K with $ for $ match up to 5%
  • Tuition reimbursement - $5250 annually – eligible after 90 days!

Nurse Manager Cardiothoracic ICU Position Overview

  • The Nurse Manager is responsible for creating and sustaining a healthy work environment for staff that fosters excellent professional nursing practice, shared decision-making, interdisciplinary teamwork, and collaboration resulting in positive patient and staff outcomes.
  • The Nurse Manager supervises all nursing and unit-based personnel in the department in order to provide a safe, caring environment for patients/family and staff.
  • The Nurse Manager plans, develops, implements, evaluates, and monitors policies/procedures, budgets, the allocation of resources, continuous quality improvement initiatives, educational programs, and shared governance/shared leadership councils to achieve departmental and organizational goals and objectives.

Nurse Manager Cardiothoracic ICU Department Details

  • Reports to the Director of Nursing, Critical Care units
  • This position will collaborate with the following critical care departments and leaders totaling 70 Beds (23 Bed STICU,33 MICU with some Neuro)
  • Direct reports - 44 FTE’s (includes night and day shift Supervisors and Charge Nurses)
  • 14 Bed CTICU Unit - High Acuity
  • Heart Transplants/ VADS / ECHMO, (Open Heart, TAVR, VAD, Balloon Pumps, Impella Heart Pumps)
  • Currently have heartmate 2 and 3, heartware, impella, centrimag, VA ECMO, VV ECMO, ECPR (EMCO during codes), open chest at bedside, IABPs
  • Collaborative Environment working with Residents and top Physicians in their fields

Nurse Manager Cardiothoracic ICU Candidates

  • Have the ability to assess operations with a critical, keen, approach, and are proactive with minimal guidance to problem resolution
  • Self-starter, team player with the ability to collaborate with the other two ICU unit’s leadership
  • RN, BSN, BLS
  • CCRN or NE advanced preferred
  • 3 plus years of nurse manager experience, 5 plus years of cardiothoracic ICU experience
  • Solid work history

Let’s talk!

We are actively interviewing!

Apply now and contact Ina Phillip at 770-433-2220 iphillip@ariteam.com

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Career Level

Registered Nurse Bachelor Degree