This 36-bed telemetry monitored nursing unit provides the opportunity to work with a wide variety of patients ranging in age from Adults to Geriatrics. The conditions that are within the scope of service for 4 south include but are not limited to the following:
Coronary Artery Bypass
Pre/Post Heart Transplant Patients
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Percutaneous Trans-luminal coronary angioplasty
Congestive Heart Failure
Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)
Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring
“Truly one of the most fascinating floors to work on. Cardiology is a field where technology, resources and research are always being pushed to the highest level; The Cardiac Care Unit is the setting where that takes place”
-Director of Nursing
Certifications: Ventricular Assistive Device Program, Chest Pain Center, Comprehensive Stroke Program, Transplant Program, ACLS/NIH within 6 months,
Integration with the Organization:
The Cardiac Care Unit works hand in hand with multidisciplinary teams of social services, case management, physical therapy, respiratory therapy and dietary. Care of patients on the Cardiac Care Unit are grounded on the principals of best evidence based practices to provide quality care to patients. The unit values shared governance, professional growth, quality care & patient satisfaction to assist in fulfilling Baylor Scott & White’s Mission values.
Basic Life Support (BLS): BLS or BLS within 30 days of hire or transfer.
Internal Number: 20011455
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!