The Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) is a 15 bed unit that provides 24 hour care to adult patients with medical cardiac conditions who require intensive care monitoring and hemodynamic monitoring support. The patients are admitted and followed by the Cardiology Service for the managementof cardiac diagnoses, arrhythmia detection and care after complicated cardiac interventionalprocedures.
University of Maryland Medical Center Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) has been honored as a recipient of the Beacon Award by AACN. As a recipient of the coveted Magnet designation, the University of Maryland Medical Center is recognized among the best in the country for our quality of nursing care and innovative practice. Ours is a fast-paced environment, where you'll find new and challenging situations every day.
You will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and further your career, as well as being a part of a world-class Cardiac Team.
-Prior experience in a Cardiac Critical or ICU setting is a plus.
-Graduation from an accredited school of nursing, with a Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred;
-Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Maryland, or eligible to practice due to compact state requirements outlined by the Maryland Board of Nursing.