RNFacility: St Joseph Hospital Location: Bethpage, NY Department: Coronary Care Unit Category: Nursing / Nursing Leadership Schedule: Part Time, With Weekend and Holiday rotation Shift: Day and Evening shifts- Hours: 7a-7:30p ReqNum: 6019060
The Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) is a 12-bed in-patient unit that provides hemodynamic monitoring and treatment of adult patients during the critical phase of recovery from surgery, sepsis, and exacerbation and treatment of endstage heart failure. The unit is comprised of 12 individual bed pods. Monitoring capability is available at each bedside.
The average bed occupancy is 88.3%.
Monitoring capabilities include Hewlett-Packard bedside cardiac monitor at each bedspace capable of EKG, pulse oximetry, NIBP, 5 invasive hemodynamic pressure signals, cardiac output, and advanced arrhythmia detection. Patients with special requirements are placed strategically to provide optimal nursing care to meet individual needs. The unit remains operational 24 hours per 7 days per week.