Registered Nurse - Coronary Care Unit


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Registered Nurse - Coronary Care Unit

Are you a Registered Nurse with excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, and a passion for delivering high quality patient care?

Mount Hospital is looking for Registered Nurses for their Coronary Care Unit on a full time/part time permanent basis. Suitable applicants with the right clinical background are encouraged to apply.

Surrounded by beautiful parklands and within walking distance to Perth City, Mount Hospital has established a reputation as the leading inner city hospital. Mount Hospital provides Acute Surgical, Medical, Rehabilitation, Coronary and Intensive Care Services.

About Our Coronary Care Unit

Our 41 bed Coronary Care Unit is a busy unit with many high-end interventional cardiac procedures being performed on a regular basis. Some examples of the types of procedures we routinely see include PCI, cardiac device insertion, LAAO, ablation, pre-op CABG, cardioversion, TOE and TAVI. CCU provides the MET service for the hospital and adjoining medical suites, as well as a Priority Admission Service for chest pain and related respiratory conditions.

At Mount we can offer you experience in a high acuity unit that services three Cath Labs as well as a Hybrid theatre. In this role, you will be supported by our Nurse Unit Manager, dedicated Staff Development Nurse, Clinical Nurse Specialist, as well as a highly experienced team of Clinical and Registered nurses, offering many years of experience in the specialty.

CCU is well supported by a 14 bed Level 3 Intensive Care Unit completing in excess of 700 open heart procedures per year. If cardiac nursing is your passion, then the Mount is the place to be.

We offer a family friendly and self-rostering practice with a large variation in shift lengths to suit your needs. We are passionate about your career and are happy to support progression should you wish to.

Key responsibilities

As a Coronary Care Registered Nurse you will:

  • Deliver evidence based nursing care
  • Liaise with the multi-disciplinary team
  • Ensure patient and staff safety
  • Supervise, direct and guide nursing team members; Enrolled Nurses (ENs) and Assistants in Nursing (AINs) to deliver patient care
  • Deliver education and support to individuals/patients for the management of their health recovery, rehabilitation or end of life needs

Essential Criteria:

  • Current Registration with AHPRA
  • Minimum 1-year experience in Coronary Care/Cardiology
  • Working with Children check
  • Commitment to Quality Patient Care
  • Compliance with ACQSHC National standards
  • Sound clinical decision making and problem solving skills
  • Works well independently and within a team
  • Excellent communication and customer service skill
  • Basic computer skills

Desirable Criteria:

  • Post Graduate Certificate in Coronary Care/Cardiology/Critical Care/ICU (or desire to work towards)

Why Healthscope?

When you join Healthscope, you become part of our Community of Care.

Our people are at the heart of our organisation - no matter the role, every day our people make a difference to the lives of our patients and their families. We work together to create positive, memorable experiences, alongside our quality care, in every moment of every day.

As the only national private hospital operator and healthcare provider in Australia, our 42 sites are supported by our central Support Office, enabling them to provide an exceptional experience for the communities we care for. Healthscope opens the door to endless opportunities for our people, giving them the flexibility to work across one or multiple hospitals across our network.

We encourage the pursuit of continuous professional development and education and support our people to grow and flourish securely.

We pride ourselves on working with talented, passionate and caring people to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care and experience during their stay with us.

While our hospital network is vast, Healthscope is a family. We support each other, we share learnings, celebrate successes and face challenges together.

Come and be the difference in our patient's lives.

Remuneration: Base salary range $70,490 to $93,130 per annum for Registered Nurse plus attractive penalty rates


  • Free offsite parking
  • Heavily subsidised Post Graduate study available for all employees, staff member contribution is only 25%

Applications close: 27th June 2022

(Shortlisting of candidates will begin immediately and you may be invited for interview prior to the advert closing).

For further enquiries:

To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application form. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details of 2 professional referees.

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Job details
Date posted
10 May 2022
Expiring date
9 Jul 2022
Healthcare & Medical
$90k ~ $100k
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Health care providers & services
Private business

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