Join our Cardiology team at our LaCanada and Summerlin locations for amazing growth opportunities.
All of our Nurses receive a $5K Sign on Bonus!
OVERALL JOB PURPOSE
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for quality and continuous improvement withinthe job scope.
Responsible for all actions/responsibilities as describedin company controlled documentation for this position.
Contributes to and supports the corporation s qualityinitiatives by planning, communicating, and encouraging team and individualcontributions toward the corporation s quality improvement efforts.
Evaluatepatient/family response to education regarding disease process, testing andmedication.
Must possess competencyin use of technology and computer involved in patient charting and relatedfunctions.
Know andapply infection control policies and process when handling and disposing ofblood and body fluids.
Responsiblefor comprehending, profession knowledge and skills in conformance withrecognized nursing standards including the Nurse Practice Act.
Responsiblefor articulating the role of the Cardiology Nurse to Patient , family andhealth team members
Performinitial and continuous physiological assessment on all patients upon arrivaland discharge.
Interpretsand implements physician s orders: performs treatment and testing according toaccepted standards and department policies; evaluated and documentseffectiveness of treatment.
Documentscare provided to patient according to HCPNV policies.
Prepares,administers, assesses and documents the effectiveness of medication administered.
Reassessesthe effectiveness of comfort measures
Evaluatespatient response to all procedures and interventions carried out both on aphysical and psychological basis.
OTHER JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Performs other workrelated duties and responsibilities as directed, assigned or requested.
Knows, understands, andadheres to all company policies and procedures regarding patient safety
Adheres to all companypolicies and procedures relating to patient confidentiality.
Adheres to company sattendance policy
Completed mandatoryin-services and pertinent seminars
Completed mandatory annualeducation requirements
Follows company sinfection control policies
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Graduate of an accreditedschool of Nursing
Completion of a nursing specialtycourse/or equivalent. Cardiac carepreferred
2 years cardiology experience.
Current RN license in the State of Nevada
Current ACLS Certification
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Mustbe able to demonstrate extensive knowledge of coronary anatomy and functions ofphysiological monitoring during all procedures in the Stress Lab.
Must have knowledgeof all supplies, equipment, and drugs used in a Cardiology office.
Must haveknowledge of pacemakers
Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn, maternal, neonatal, nurse, nurse clinical, nurse rn, recovery, registed, unit
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