Under the direction of the Cardiologist, Radiologist, Surgeon, or Director-CVS provides nursing support and nursing processes including patient assessment and intervention during Invasive Interventional Radiology and invasive Cardiac Cath Lab procedures. Provides direct patient care during the pre-procedural, intra-procedural, and post-procedural phases. Performs, and is responsible for a variety of nursing functions within the Cardiovascular Services (CVS) Department including invasive and non-invasive cardiology; and patient holding areas. Other duties as required.
Ability to read, write, hear and verbally communicate in English to the degree required to perform the job.
Satisfactory completion of a formal Registered Nursing program as approved by the California Board of Registered Nurses.
Current State of California Registered Nurse License in Active status.
Current BLS certification; current ACLS certification.
Four (4) years minimum, experience as a Registered Nurse in critical care setting (ICU, CCU) in an acute care hospital. Critical care skills required; CCRN preferred.
Two (2) years minimum, recent conscious sedation experience required.
Two (2) years minimum, recent experience (within previous 3 years) as an Interventional Cardiac Cath Lab RN / or Interventional Radiology RN with hemodynamic monitoring experience required. Cardiac Cath Lab Interventional RN experience is preferred. Full-time interventional experience in the recent work history is preferred.
Completion of basic 12-lead EKG class (completion date- prior to 60th day of employment) as required.
Physical requirements: must have adequate back and general health to wear personal protective equipment, including (but not limited to) lead apron, protective glasses, during procedures.
Professional requirements: (per work history) excellent interpersonal communication skills; works well in team environments; and presents self in a calm and professional manner, including during stressful circumstances. Excellent attendance record.
Wage Range: ADN $45.06-$67.16
Wage Range: BSN $47.33-$70.52
Primary Location: Turlock, California
Facility: Emanuel Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
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