RN Cardiac Cath Lab
Company: St Joseph Hospital
Posted on: February 21, 2021
Overview: CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of
Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more
than 700 care sites across the U. S. , from clinics and hospitals
to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is
accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our
world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need
caring and our families need protection. With our combined
resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy
communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and
innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our
hospitals and out in the community.
Incentives: $10K Sign on bonus for experienced external RN's new to
CHI Franciscan This position is for a fast growing EP and Cath Lab
program that is projected to grow rapidly over the next few years.
This position is in the pre-procedure/post recovery area and
consists of four 10 hour shifts. Currently there is no on-call
requirement for this position and no weekends or holidays. Job
This job is responsible for providing cath lab nursing care of
adult patient populations undergoing cardiac procedures in the cath
lab to include inpatient, outpatient and emergent.Work is performed
under standards of safety and care that provide
instruction/guidance for taking care of issues and patient needs in
the absence of a physician. Requires the use of judgment and
critical thinking skills in making decisions regarding patient care
(within the scope of practice), including knowledge and integration
of available standards, resources and data, and in the efficient
utilization of staff/resources. Work involves continuous contact
with physicians, patients, patient families, community agencies,
patient care staff and management.
- Graduation from an accredited school of nursing, BSN
- One year of related work experience in an acute care setting is
- If assigned to the Procedure area - previous cardiac cath Lab
experience or a minimum of two years experience within the past
three years in an acute care setting, i.e., ICU, PCU, PACU ER.
- Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump experience preferred.
- Successful completion of department orientation.
- Current licensure as a Registered Nurse issued by the
Washington State Board of Nursing.
- Current American Heart Association Healthcare BLS
- Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification or
within six months of hire
- CCRN (Certification in Adult Critical Care) RN preferred
- IV competency must be attained within four months, training is
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Associated topics: bsn, intensive, maternal, neonatal, nurse,
recovery, registed, staff nurse, tcu, transitional
Keywords: St Joseph Hospital, Tacoma , RN Cardiac Cath Lab, Healthcare , Tacoma, Washington
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