Detail of : Registered Nurse Cardiac Cath Lab Full Time Day Shift Job Opening in Chicago
Job Title: Registered NurseCardiac Cath LabFull Time, Day Shift Department: Cardiac Catheterization Shift: 1st Specialty: Cardiac Cath Job Number: 2021-4517 Date Posted: 11/24/2021 Position Type: Nursing-In-Patient Job Qualifications: Are you interested in joining a leading health care organization?
We are seeking a dynamic Registered Nurse to join our Cardiac Catherization department at ! The desired candidate will have the ability to multitask effectively.
This is a Full-Time position 80 hours every two weeks, benefit-eligible 10-Hour Shifts 16 On-Call Shifts every 6 Weeks Position Highlights:
The Cardiac Cath Lab RN II will provide quality patient care in a critical, clinical, and technical environment. The Cath Lab RN II is a competent nurse who has advanced technical skills. The Cath Lab RN II is also responsible for becoming proficient in the use of such technical equipment as the intra-aortic balloon pump, heart assist devices, IVUS, cardiac output machine, contrast power injector, defibrillator, ACT machine, temporary pacemaker, and hemodynamic monitoring equipment. Exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures including complying with all Customer Service Standards. Position Responsibilities:
Clinical Responsibilities The nurse will be a circulator for a variety of complex cardiac and peripheral diagnostic and interventional procedures including complex PCI's, TAVR, LAAO, PFO's. Circulating involves assessing, anticipating and documenting behavioral and biological status of a variety of patients. Circulating also involves assisting the operators during a procedure as well as preparing equipment necessary for the procedure. At times the circulator will be asked to set-up the sterile field for a procedure. The nurse may be asked to act as a scrub assistant during diagnostic and occasionally interventional procedures. During this time the nurse will adhere to strict surgical asepsis to accomplish catheter insertions, perform coronary injections, and any other task deemed necessary by the attending cardiologist. The nurse complies with and is aware of radiation safety standards and practice. Serves as on-call and late nurse on a rotating basis to cover late cases and emergency procedures on weekends, holidays, and off-hours. Must be on-site within 30 minutes of page. Technical Expertise The nurse may serve as a recording assistantresponsible for documenting and computing hemodynamic measurements, cardiac outputs, and other pertinent procedural events during diagnostic and interventional procedures. Assists with preparation and termination of procedural equipment specific to diagnostic and interventional procedures. Position Qualifications Include Two years' experience in the following areas: CCU, ICU, or Surgical Intensive Careprimarily caring for cardiovascular patients.
Ability to start and manage intravenous infusions is a must for a CVCU nurse. Candidates should have valid BLS, successful completion of ACLS after 6 months
Computer skills are required Must be within thirty minutes travel time from RUMC during on-call times. Physical Demands Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time wearing a lead protection apron weighing up to 40 pounds. Must be able to work in an area with limited exposure to radiation. Must be able to manipulate small controls in limited workspace. Must be able to safely maneuver around floor and ceiling mounted x-ray equipment. Must be able to work in dim lighting for prolonged periods of time. Must be able to work beyond an eight-hour shift when neededsometimes involving a 10-12-hour workday. Company Highlights: Rush's new 14-story hospital is the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation, an ongoing effort to build new facilities, renovate existing buildings and adopt new technology. is a five-time Magnet facility located in Chicago, ILwww.rush.edu Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds. Rush was recently ranked among the top 20 hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
Eleven Rush programs were recently ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
If your qualification is matched with the requirement above, please submit your online application directly through Rush University Medical Center system at :
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