CARDIAC CATH LAB/IR NURSE . Registry with on call shifts

MacNeal Hospital - Berwyn, Illinois

3/27/2018 7:14:01 AM
1705044224
Laboratory and Clinical Technicians




This is an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated individual looking for professional growth. Join a team of professionals working in a dynamic culture with opportunities for advancement and career development. Reporting to the Director of the Cardiac Cath Lab provides quality nursing care for patients’ under-going Cardiac Cath Lab procedures. The ideal candidate for this role is a seasoned cath lab or EP lab nurse that possesses superb people skills, leadership ability and self-initiative. The Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse assumes principle responsibility for total care of assigned clients in the Cardiac Cath Lab. Nursing functions include assisting in all special procedures performed in the CCL in a variety of roles under the direct supervision of the Director of CCL and or the present attending Cardiologist. A few of the functions but not inclusive are assisting doctors in the preparation of patients for and in the performance of interventional procedures, including cardiac catheterization, angioplasty, valvulopasty, venous procedures, EP procedures and implantation of pacemakers/implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. The Cardiac cath lab nurse must also have an advanced understanding of cardiac anatomy so duties can be carried out quickly and correctly.

THIS POSITION WILL FLOAT BETWEEN CATH LAB AND SPECIAL PROCEDURES.

Qualifications:

Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois. Bachelor’s Degree required. Candidates with an Associate’s Degree may be considered if they are currently enrolled in an BSN program, or will enroll within six (6) months of hire, and will complete within three (3) years. One (1) to two (2) years of prior hospital experience preferred. At least one (1) year of prior experience in a Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) or a Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU), involving the care of cardiac patients. Previous Cardiac Cath Lab experience preferred. Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification. The interpersonal skills necessary to deal with patients, physicians and other personnel. The analytical skills necessary to assess patients and to evaluate the effectiveness of new methods and equipment.

ROTATING AND ON CALL COVERAGE

THIS POSITION WILL FLOAT BETWEEN CATH LAB AND SPECIAL PROCEDURES.

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Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians

Hospital/Facility: MacNeal Hospital

Job Type: PT2Y

Shift Type: Days

Berwyn, IL

Berwyn, Illinois