Ascension Health Registered Nurse-Cath Lab /Via Christi Hospital Manhattan / FT Rotating 80 Hours Bi-Weekly in Manhattan, Kansas
Additional Job Information
Title: RN-Cath Lab
City, State: Manhattan, KS
Location: Via Christi Hospital Manhattan
Department: Cardiac Cath Labs Anc 001
Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Rotating, 40 hours,Weekly
Via Christi Health is a full service healthcare system that for more than 125 years has been serving, caring for and healing the people of Kansas and the surrounding regions. Sponsored by Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and largest nonprofit healthcare system, our mission is to provide quality healthcare, with a special concern for the poor and vulnerable.
Job Summary :
Provides direct nursing care to patients undergoing diagnostic, therapeutic and interventional procedures in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab.
Assesses, prepares and positions patients for procedures. Performs conscious sedation and hemodynamic monitoring as necessary.
Prepares, implements and documents plan of care. Communicates patient's condition to physician before, during and after procedures.
Performs and/or facilitates diagnostic, therapeutic and interventional procedures.
Performs set up and provides equipment and supplies before, during and after procedures.
Assists patients and families to integrate the impact of illness and recovery into their lifestyles, including but not limited to, care planning, patient/resident/family education, discharge planning, and appropriate referrals.
Supports the management team in establishing and implementing goals of the unit, including quality improvement activities, staff meetings, performing tasks as requested, and by increased awareness of own responsibility to help contain costs.
Supports a work environment that is highly supportive of a professional practice role, including accepting preceptor responsibilities for new staff members and affiliating students.
To optimize efficiency within the Heart Center, may be required to float within multidisciplinary roles.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) course completion card from the American Heart Association required within 1 (365 days) year of hire or job transfer date.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Kansas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Associate of Science
Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN), or 3 year diploma in nursing required or must be obtained by hire or job transfer date Preferred that the college or university be accredited by NLN or CCNE BSN from an approved (Accredited by NLN or CCNE) college or university preferred and Two years or more of acute care experience is preferred.
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