JOB SUMMARY: Organize and administers individualized age specific professional care to patients in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab. Supports philosophy, objectives and the mission and vision of Saint Barnabas Medical Center and the Department of Nursing. Practices in accordance with the State Nurse Practice Act, American Nurses Association Standards of Practice, Code of Ethics for Nurses, Department of Health Regulations, JCAHO requirements and other regulatory agencies. Participates in patient teaching and discharge planning. Participates in unit Performance Improvement evaluation activities.
EDUCATION: Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing. Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing.
REQUIREMENTS: Current New Jersey RN licensure required. BLS certification required. ACLS certification required. Must be I.V. certified from an approved facility or completion of requirements for I.V. certification within 90 days of hire to unit.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.