RN Interventional Radiology

Subspecialty: Interventional Radiology

Posted: 8/31/2020

Company: Holy Name Medical Center - Holy Name Medical Center is a comprehensive 361-bed acute care facility, which provides technologically advanced, compassionate and personalized care across a continuum that encompasses education, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and wellness maintenance. The Medical Center, located in Bergen County, N.J., has nearly 4,000 employees and admits about 30,000 patients each year.

The Medical Center has a national reputation for providing culturally sensitive care to a diverse population, drawing patients from across the New York City region to its specialty centers and renowned doctors. The hospital is known as a high quality, low cost provider of extraordinary clinical care given by compassionate, highly-trained physicians and staff. That is why ThisPlaceIsDifferent.org.

The Medical Center offers a robust physician network, known as Holy Name Medical Partners, which includes many of the area's most highly respected physicians, from family practitioners to the most sophisticated surgeons and cancer specialists. Each physician provides personal attention and creates an exceptional health care experience for every patient, with well-staffed offices throughout Bergen and Hudson counties that make it easy for patients to schedule appointments at their convenience.

For consecutive 14 years, Holy Name has been listed on NJBIZ Magazine's Best Places to Work, the only hospital in the state to earn the distinction. It remains one of the few independent hospitals and soon to be New Jersey’s only independent Catholic hospital.

Location: Teaneck, NJ

Description: RN Interventional Radiology

Staff Registered Professional Nurse

Position Summary: Responsible for assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of direct care to assigned patients with simple to complex health care needs.

Essential Functions of the Job:
1. Delivers patient care in accordance with the ANA Scope and Standards of Care and Practice, Patient Bill of Rights and the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses.
2. Delivers patient care in accordance with specialty specific standards (e.g. Oncology Nurses Association, American Association of Critical Care Nurses) as appropriate
3. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the patient plan of care according to changing health care needs.
4. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates patient teaching using appropriate education resources and evaluates the effectiveness of the teaching.
5. Models effective leadership skill through role modeling, mentoring and effective communication. Assumes charge nurse responsibilities as assigned.
6. Directly delegates and supervises the practice of ancillary staff (LPN’s, PCA’s, Tech’s, Unit Secretaries, etc.) and is knowledgeable of the tenets of the NJ Scope of Practice guidelines.
7. Supports a professional practice environment by functioning as a role model and resource person and also functions as a preceptor for nursing staff and participates in the orientation of other unit employees.
8. Participates in unit-based and organization-wide activities, committees and community activities as appropriate
9. Identifies own learning needs with respect to nursing practice and pursues educational support to meet these needs.
10. Routinely utilizes Evidence Based Practice literature, policy and procedure manuals and other available reference materials to ensure consistency and accuracy in the delivery of care.
11. Participates actively in the Performance Improvement process to evaluate the quality of nursing care delivered to patients

Position type: Full-time

Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing holding current New Jersey license. B.S.N. degree preferred.

Experience: Prefer a minimum one-year current clinical experience.

Certification: Current NJ License. Required BLS through American Heart Association. National certification related to specialty area preferred.

Job reference: RN00003301

How to Apply: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/HOL1005HNMC/JobBoard/d058362d-3d02-4db1-a638-e69e0c4341d5/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=94d1ba6e-7c91-4af7-9813-5c27e06c465c