RN-Cath Lab

Subspecialty: Cardiac Cath Lab

Posted: 7/24/2019

Company: Central Peninslula Hospital - Central Peninsula Hospital is located in Soldotna, Alaska. We provide a comprehensive range of medical services and strive to meet the evolving needs of our surrounding communities. For more than 40 years, Central Peninsula Hospital has enjoyed a reputation for providing quality health care to our community. This reputation is maintained by our staff of more than 880 employees who are committed to making a difference every day.

Location: Soldotna, AK

Description: RN-Cath Lab
This position is eligible for a CRITICAL POSITION BONUS equal to $15,000.00 as well as RELOCATION ASSISTANCE.

POSITION SUMMARY: Performs the primary functions of a Registered Nurse in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care of all patients in Cardiac Cath Lab Services during his or her shift. Is responsible for meeting the established standards of Intensive Nursing Practice, for managing all assigned personnel, supplies, and equipment in the unit, and for promoting teamwork with physicians and personnel of other departments.

Under general supervision, performs professional nursing, technical and administrative duties as they relate to the cardiac services department as assigned. Perform circulate, scrub and hemodynamic monitoring duties with diagnostic and interventional cardiac procedures, interventional radiology procedures, holding area procedures, and Imaging Department nursing care support using clinical knowledge, technical skills and professional judgment in accordance with professional and departmental standards and protocols to include moderate sedation. Provides care, assessment prior, during and post-procedural care and instruction to patients. Prepares and maintains all pertinent information related to procedures.

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications: REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of a school of nursing; minimum of two (2) years nursing experience in cardiac cath or interventional radiology; experience to include patients undergoing moderate sedation; current Alaska Registered Nurse license; CPR certification through the American Heart Association (AHA); ACLS certification through AHA upon hire; PALS or ENPC certification through AHA within six (6) months of hire; demonstrates clinical competence in basic cardiac physiology/pathology, 12-Lead EKG interpretation; physiologic monitoring (intra cardiac pressure waveform knowledge), pacemaker operations (implantable and external) and other equipment related to cardiac care; ability to use radiographic equipment as requested or assigned.

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor of Science in Nursing; four (4) or more years nursing experience in cardiac cath and interventional radiology; experience to include patients undergoing moderate sedation.

Job reference: 5900

Benefits: Full Benefits package including Relocation Assistance and a Critical Bonus

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