RN Cath Lab
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- Diploma or Associate Degree in Nursing with license in good standing to practice as a Registered Nurse.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing preferred.
- Desirable characteristics include at least one year of experience as an R.N., preferably in the area of application.
- Must be able to follow directions and perform work according to department standards when no directions are given.
- Must be emotionally mature and able to function effectively under stress.
- Must possess a current NM license as a Registered Nurse or a multi-state compact license that allows the nurse to work in NM.
- BLS & ACLS required (New Grads have 30 days from hire date to obtain ACLS).
- TNCC required. TNCC must be obtained within 60 days of hire (6 months for new grads).
- PALS preferred
Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for maintaining care standards in the Cath Lab department
- Administer patient medications
- Update patient charting and document on the procedure
- Assist in interventional procedures
- Monitor for signs and symptoms of infections or side effects of the procedure
- Monitor and document patient vital signs
- Monitor patient sedation levels during and after the procedure
- Be prepared for emergency situations
- Examination of the patient pre and post-catheterization
- Circulate and scrub during cardiac catheterization and electrophysiology procedures
- Assist in diagnostic procedures
- Ensure consent paperwork is accurately completed
- Discharge teaching with patients and families including procedural, medications, activities, and dietary
- Prepare patients for procedures
Each employee is responsible for implementing ENMMC Service Standards into their daily work:
Safety, Courtesy, Effectiveness, and Stewardship
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Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 87a17ab2-28e3-47db-92b6-25f8ad63af39