RN Cardio Vascular - Cath Lab (Part-Time)

    Peace Health
    Vancouver, WA
    Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $30.22 - $42.67

    Job Description

    PeaceHealth is seeking aRN Cardio Vascular - Cath Lab (Part-Time)for a0.5full time equivalentNon-Exemptposition.This position will be workingDayshift with shift durations of10 Hours.

    Req ID:192027

    JOB SUMMARY

    Provide patient care by assessing, analyzing, planning, implementing and evaluating patients following the nursing process and established standards. Participate as a member of the healthcare team by communicating and documenting pertinent patient information and providing patient and family teaching.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
    1. Perform and document age-appropriate assessment, including patient/family level of participation and ability to perform care according to identified standards. Assess bio-psycho-social status, economic, environmental, cultural, spiritual, community and other factors affecting the patient's optimal health. Establish and maintain a plan of care in collaboration with patient, family and health team members including individualized interventions, goals, outcomes and education and modifying or continuing plan based on the patient response.
    2. Provide scrub assistance to physician during invasive procedures. Monitor and assess ECG and blood pressure and demonstrate CPR defibrillation technique. Assist with electrophysiology, mapping and ablation procedures as assigned. Perform limited blood testing and reporting results. Position radiology equipment for cardiac cases. Implement nursing and medical interventions using appropriate resources, skills and knowledge. Make appropriate referrals and provide patient and family teaching to facilitate desired patient outcomes. Evaluate effects of care provided and identify changes in patient condition.
    3. Communicate and document interventions, patient responses in accordance with standards. Utilize recognized organization communication standard. Keep abreast of and comply with departmental and organizational changes and events through reading appropriate communications and attending unit and assigned meetings.
    4. Administer medicines and narcotics ensuring compliance with medication administration policies and procedures. Demonstrate understanding of effects/side effects and combination effects of medications. Resolve medication discrepancies as they occur.
    5. Delegate only those tasks that are appropriate within the scope of practice of other healthcare providers. Retain the responsibility and accountability for the nursing care of the patient.
    6. Identify patient and family teaching needs. Involve appropriate family members in teaching. Utilize available education resources. Assist with the orientation and training of technical and clerical staff.
    7. Follow radiation safety and universal precaution protocols and report liabilities. Monitor equipment operation and make authorized adjustments and report malfunctions and maintenance needs.
    8. Actively participate in 24/7 call coverage. Respond to emergent calls.
    9. Perform other duties as assigned.
    QUALIFICATIONS

    EDUCATION:
    • Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing.
    • BSN preferred.
    EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:
    • Two years critical care or inpatient cardiology nursing experience within the last 10 years required. Or minimum of 5 years critical care or inpatient cardiology nursing experience required.
    • Minimum of one year cardiovascular lab nursing experience required.
    • Experience with electrophysiology procedures preferred (or equivalent education and/or experience).
    • Experience with cardiac vasoactive intravenous medication required.
    • Minimum of two years cardiovascular cath lab experience required for relief posting.
    • Experience with electrophysiology procedures preferred.
    • Proficient in sterile technique and operating in sterile environment preferred.
    LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:
    • WA State RN Licensure
    • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required upon hire.
    OTHER SKILLS:
    • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
    • Ability to effectively communicate clinical information.
    • Strong analysis/problem solving skills.
    • Strong organization skills with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment independently or as part of an interdisciplinary team.
    • Computer skills.
    • Ability to teach.
    • Knowledge of nursing processes and practices.
    SOUTHWEST PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:
    • Work requires active physical exertion up to 33% of the time.
    • Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs. or less.
    • Work requires frequent exposure to conditions involving toxic materials or hazardous waste. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per day or more.
    • Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time).
    There may be more than one opening on this posting.

    For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.

    About Us

    PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system employing approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 1,200providers and 10medical centers serving both urban and rural communities in Washington, Oregon, Alaska. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, the legacy of its founding Sisters continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.

    Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through thisthree-minute video, and visit us onFacebookorLinkedIn! We offer competitive compensation, a robustbenefits packageand a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment!

    To learn more please visit:jobs.peacehealth.org.Questions? Review ourEmployment FAQor emailRecruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.

    Location:Vancouver, Southwest Medical Center (150)
    Job Category:Nursing
    Shift:Day
    Shift Length:10 Hours
    FTE:0.5
    Work Type:Part Time
    Hourly compensation starts at:$38.98, more depending on experience
    RequiredCertifications/Licensure:Advanced Cardiac Life Support; Basic Life Support; Registered Nurse - Washington

    PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran,qualified individual with a disability,race,ethnicity,religion,gender,pregnancy,gender identity,national origin,age,genetic information,sexual orientation,or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

    The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

    Nearest Major Market:Portland Oregon
    Nearest Secondary Market:Tacoma
    Job Segment:Cardiac, Nursing, Medical, Laboratory, Part Time, Healthcare, Science

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    Posting ID: 552785919Posted: 2020-05-21