Job Description

Location: St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted Date: 12/9/2021

SIGN-ON BONUS $12,000 For Candidate with 2-Years of dedicated CCU / Cath Lab Experience

SCOPE OF CARE:

Cardiology Services provides non-invasive diagnostic testing and invasive diagnostic and interventional procedures to diagnose and treat patient's with known or suspected coronary artery disease, unstable angina, valvular disease, dysrhythmia, congestive heart failure, ST/nonST elevation MI, and peripheral vascular disease.

HOURS OF OPERATION:

  • The Cardiology Department hours are from 7:00am-5:00pm.
  • Invasive Cardiology is available 24/7 with on-call coverage.

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Provides pre/post-procedure care for patients with cardiac diagnostic and interventional procedures
  • Assist the Cardiologist with diagnostic and interventional procedures utilizing skills of sterile technique and monitoring of physiological parameters.
  • Provides 24-hour coverage for emergency procedures as dictated by the on-call schedule.
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of all equipment used during procedures and documents all pertinent patient data accordingly. Demonstrates friendliness, helpfulness, and concern with patients and visitors. Provides service to physicians in a helpful and timely manner.
  • Maintains a cooperative relationship with co-workers and other hospital employees according to the values of St Joseph Medical Center.

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

Work Experience:

  • 3 to 5 years Medical/Surgical Nursing to include 2 to 3 years of Critical Care Nursing (CCU highly preferred).
  • Cardiovascular nursing experience with knowledge of cardiovascular anatomy and physiology, cardiac arrhythmia interpretation and diagnostic EKG changes.

License/Registration/Certification:

Current RN License issued by Texas State Board of Nurses.Education & Training:B.S. Diploma or Associate Degree in Nursing.Skills

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER MINORITIES / WOMEN / VETERANS / DISABLED

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