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Step Down RN

Cos Cob, CT 06807

Job Type: Nursing Opportunities - Staff Level Job Number: CMM6012017

Job Description

Step Down Nurse Opportunity in Southern Connecticut

Still hiring during COVID-19

Job Description:

Coordinate and deliver patient care utilizing the Nursing Process and following all established standards of practice within State and Federal guidelines. Provide supervision of non-RN personnel and act as a resource for ancillary staff on assigned unit. Supervise unit activities when assigned to charge or clinical coordinator role. Act as preceptor to new staff and/or students as requested.

Minimum of 2 years nursing experience required, previous experience on a Cardiology or med-surg unit with high acuity surgical patients preferred. Nurse/patient ratio averages 1:3. Job details include closely monitoring high acuity patients with various diagnoses, caring for patients with a tracheostomy requiring ventilator assistance, managing titratable medication drips per hospital policy, caring for CIWA patients, and caring for patients post-surgery, post stroke, as well as other various cardiac/thoracic procedures.


Shift: Nights 7:00pm-8:00am, 3 days per week, rotation to weekends and holiday

This position is eligible for shift differentials working evening and night shift.



  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
  • Valid license as Registered Nurse in Connecticut
  • BSN strongly preferred; BLS certification required
  • Minimum of two years acute care nursing hospital experience required


This location is unbeatable right along the coast and close to NYC as well as amazing school districts locally. It's a beautiful area with a lot to offer. This specific role offers tuition reimbursement, benefits starting day 1 of hire and flexible scheduling as well as much more. 


For more information, please contact clare@ka-recruiting.com

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Clare McIntee
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