Registered Nurse Cardiac Cath Lab $20K Sign On Bonus
Location: Zephyrhills, Florida
Internal Number: 23014307
Registered Nurse Cardiac Cath Lab AdventHealth Dade City
Location: AdventHealth Dade City-13100 FORT KING RD, Dade City, 33525
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
·Signing Bonus and Relocation Incentives
·Benefits from Day One
·Paid Days Off from Day One
·Student Loan Repayment Program
Schedule: Full Time Shift: Day plus Call
The community you’ll be caring for:
·Only hospital in East and Central Pasco to earn Accreditation in Atrial Fibrillation in 2018 by the American College of Cardiology
·Five-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment in 2019 by Healthgrades
·Earned Get With the Guidelines Stroke Silver Plus TS Quality Achievement Award 2018 by American Heart/Stroke Association
The role you’ll contribute:
Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurses provide care for patients undergoing cardiac catheterizations, electrophysiology studies, peripheral studies/interventions and cardiac device implants. Care includes administration and monitoring of moderate sedation under the direction of the physician. This procedure integrates scientific knowledge and technical skills with effective patient interaction to provide quality patient care and useful diagnostic information.
Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurses require a high degree of knowledge in radiologic imaging as well as anatomy of the heart, circulatory, and neuro system in a critical care environment. Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurses prepares for and assists the cardiologist/electrophysiologist in complex procedures involving advanced equipment to aide in diagnostic testing, interventions, and device implantation into the circulatory system under acute situations. Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurses provide care in a highly technical and highly acute environment.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
·Administers medications to patients undergoing procedure in Cardiac Cath Lab or Electrophysiology lab under the direction of the cardiologist
·Monitors LOC, VS of patients
·Provides patient care using the nursing process to provide assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation according to established protocols and evidence-based clinical practice standards
·Reads and interprets the hemodynamics of the patient during procedure and reports changes to cardiologist
·Provides patient care in Cardiac Cath Lab suites, Electrophysiology suite, and Pre cath prep area.
·Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes
·Provides education to patient and patient family regarding care pre/intra/post procedure
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
·Recent acute care experience.
·Knowledge of cardiac anatomy.
·Knowledge of critical care medication.
·Competency in Moderate Sedation.
·Excellent assessment skills.
·Able to learn and comprehend the hemodynamic monitoring software.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
·Knowledge of supplies/QSite and billing/coding for the Cardiac Cath/EP labs.
·Able to operate all equipment in various Invasive Cardiology labs.
·Able to operate and operate the x-ray equipment. Knowledge of placing service calls.
·2-3 years of critical care experience.
·Cardiac Cath Lab experience in an interventional lab.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
·Current Florida licensure as a Registered Nurse
·ACLS & BLS
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
·BSN Degree or higher
·Understanding ofhemodynamic monitoring
·2 years experience in Cardiac Cath/ EP /Neurosciences/ Critical Care, or Interventional Radiology
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.
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.