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Every day, almost 20,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcare network.
Hartford Hospital is one of the largest and most respected teaching hospitals as well as a Level I trauma center. Hartford Hospital is on the cutting edge of technology & medical care and is home to the Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation (CESI), one of the most-advanced medical simulation training centers in the world. Housing the Northeast’s largest robotic surgery center, committed to becoming the best in the country for patient safety and is pursuing that goal by taking innovative action and creating a culture of safety at every level within the organization.
The Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Hartford Hospital is looking for an experienced nurse to join our Non-Invasive Cardiology team. Join our rapidly growing and successful program at this exciting time as we install our brand new GE PET/CT camera. This camera will allow the Nuclear Cardiology department to provide improved image quality to our bariatric patient population. This state of the art technology incorporated in this device will allow the Hartford Hospital Non-Invasive Cardiology Department to measure real time coronary artery blood flow as well as coronary blood flow reserve. The Stress Lab performs a variety of cardiac stress test procedures daily on inpatients and outpatients. We also support a nationally recognized Cardiology Fellowship program with 15 Non-Invasive Fellows.
The Hartford Hospital Non-Invasive Echo Cardiology department has recently acquired 4 state of the art Philips Echo cardiology machines capable of advanced 3-D imaging as well as cardiac strain imaging. These capabilities provide superior imaging data to support our Structural Heart team which currently perform over 250 TAVR cases per year (the most in CT).
The Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute brings together cardiac care specialists – increasing collaboration and care coordination – all under one roof. Our system of care includes a truly integrated team with the most talented, experienced, and compassionate caregivers and physicians, backed by the latest cutting-edge technology.
The award-winning Heart & Vascular Institute is a national leader in advancing cardiac care, offering heart disease prevention, treatment, surgery and research. We received “top performer” recognition by The Joint Commission for performance on evidence-based care processes for the treatment of heart attack, and were recognized by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association as a Get with the Guidelines® - Stroke GOLD PLUS Achievement Award winner in 2016.
This position offers flexible hours, minimal on-call demand, and a professionally challenging and stimulating environment. Inquire more and join the team that was ranked No. 1 in the Hartford metro area by U.S. News & World Report.
Our Nurses work in collaborative environments with strong interdisciplinary teams, focused on a patient centered care model in a richly diverse work space. Under the direction and general supervision of the Nurse Manager, the registered nurse utilizes evidence based practices in accordance with the State Nurse Practice Act, policies and procedures of the hospital and as directed by the medical staff. The registered nurse who through knowledge and ability uses the nursing process to develop a plan of care which includes standards of practice to meet the physical, emotional spiritual, cultural and educational needs of the patient and family.
• Current Connecticut RN License.
• Graduate of an accredited nursing school (BSN required).
• BLS certification by the American Heart Association and proof of Arrhythmia Certification required prior to date of hire.
• Strong cardiology background preferred.
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.