Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse

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North Richland Hills, TX

Industry: Healthcare

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Less than 5 years

Posted 166 days ago

  by    Nina Mathews

This job is no longer available.

We are looking for Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse for our client in North Richland Hills, TX

Job Title: Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse

Job Location: North Richland Hills, TX

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Description:

  • Start : ?ASAP
  • Terms: Permanent
  • ?Shift: Full-time Days (rotating weekends)

Position Summary:

  • The Cardiac Cath Lab RN is responsible for the general nursing activities in the Cardiac Cath Lab, providing quality patient care.
  • The RN is expected to assist with the planning and presentation of departmental inservices and to cross train in areas outside the normal nursing responsibilities. 

Position Responsibilties:

  • Delivers direct patient care according to established standards.
  • Demonstrates ability to assess patient on arrival and communicates findings to health team members.
  • Communicates assessment data in orderly fashion by verbalizing pertinent information to health team members.
  • Documents accurately, legibly and in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates understanding of pertinent diagnostic test results and initiates appropriate actions as needed.
  • Interprets ECG rhythm and notifies physician of any changes not already noted.
  • Identifies and reports abnormal lab values.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in operation of cath lab equipment.
  • Documents all records according to established standards.
  • Maintains records requiring complete documentation to include cath lab records, charge sheets, lab sheets, QA sheet and where applicable, incident reports for each patient.
  • Employee is accountable for patient safety, as applicable to their job, for performance improvement related to Leapfrog initiative and National Quality Forum safe practices.

Job Requirements:

Required Education/Experience:

  • ADN required; BSN preferred;
  • Minimum 1 year ICU, CCU or Cardiac Cath Lab experience.
  • Current knowledge of ECG monitoring.
  • Clinically proficient in cath lab procedures demonstrating a knowledge of the developmental needs of the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient.

Required License / Certification: 

  • Current licensure as a registered nurse.
  • Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted; Texas State RN license required within 30 days of hire;
  • CPR and ACLS certified.
  • I.A.B.P. experiencepreferred.

  • Start : ?ASAP
  • Terms: Permanent
  • ?Shift: Full-time Days (rotating weekends)

Position Summary:

  • The Cardiac Cath Lab RN is responsible for the general nursing activities in the Cardiac Cath Lab, providing quality patient care.
  • The RN is expected to assist with the planning and presentation of departmental inservices and to cross train in areas outside the normal nursing responsibilities. 

Position Responsibilties:

  • Delivers direct patient care according to established standards.
  • Demonstrates ability to assess patient on arrival and communicates findings to health team members.
  • Communicates assessment data in orderly fashion by verbalizing pertinent information to health team members.
  • Documents accurately, legibly and in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates understanding of pertinent diagnostic test results and initiates appropriate actions as needed.
  • Interprets ECG rhythm and notifies physician of any changes not already noted.
  • Identifies and reports abnormal lab values.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in operation of cath lab equipment.
  • Documents all records according to established standards.
  • Maintains records requiring complete documentation to include cath lab records, charge sheets, lab sheets, QA sheet and where applicable, incident reports for each patient.
  • Employee is accountable for patient safety, as applicable to their job, for performance improvement related to Leapfrog initiative and National Quality Forum safe practices.

Job Requirements:

Required Education/Experience:

  • ADN required; BSN preferred;
  • Minimum 1 year ICU, CCU or Cardiac Cath Lab experience.
  • Current knowledge of ECG monitoring.
  • Clinically proficient in cath lab procedures demonstrating a knowledge of the developmental needs of the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient.

Required License / Certification: 

  • Current licensure as a registered nurse.
  • Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted; Texas State RN license required within 30 days of hire;
  • CPR and ACLS certified.
  • I.A.B.P. experiencepreferred.

  • Start : ?ASAP
  • Terms: Permanent
  • ?Shift: Full-time Days (rotating weekends)

Position Summary:

  • The Cardiac Cath Lab RN is responsible for the general nursing activities in the Cardiac Cath Lab, providing quality patient care.
  • The RN is expected to assist with the planning and presentation of departmental inservices and to cross train in areas outside the normal nursing responsibilities. 

Position Responsibilties:

  • Delivers direct patient care according to established standards.
  • Demonstrates ability to assess patient on arrival and communicates findings to health team members.
  • Communicates assessment data in orderly fashion by verbalizing pertinent information to health team members.
  • Documents accurately, legibly and in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates understanding of pertinent diagnostic test results and initiates appropriate actions as needed.
  • Interprets ECG rhythm and notifies physician of any changes not already noted.
  • Identifies and reports abnormal lab values.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in operation of cath lab equipment.
  • Documents all records according to established standards.
  • Maintains records requiring complete documentation to include cath lab records, charge sheets, lab sheets, QA sheet and where applicable, incident reports for each patient.
  • Employee is accountable for patient safety, as applicable to their job, for performance improvement related to Leapfrog initiative and National Quality Forum safe practices.

Job Requirements:

Required Education/Experience:

  • ADN required; BSN preferred;
  • Minimum 1 year ICU, CCU or Cardiac Cath Lab experience.
  • Current knowledge of ECG monitoring.
  • Clinically proficient in cath lab procedures demonstrating a knowledge of the developmental needs of the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient.

Required License / Certification: 

  • Current licensure as a registered nurse.
  • Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted; Texas State RN license required within 30 days of hire;
  • CPR and ACLS certified.
  • I.A.B.P. experiencepreferred.