RN Clinical - Registered Nurse - Radiology - Mercy Health Anderson Hospital

    Mercy Health
    Cincinnati, OH
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    Job Description

    RequisitionR037464MarketCincinnati, OHDepartmentWomens/Childrens Hlth - AndersonShiftDays/AfternoonsSchedulePart-time

    Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health


    Summary of Primary Function/General Purpose of Position

    Delivers and coordinates care to patients undergoing procedures within the imaging services areas; assesses and identifies patient needs and comforts, executes therapeutic physician/nurse initiated interventions, evaluates patient response to procedures, notes patient progress and records patient outcomes, and provides patient/family education in accordance with standards of care

    Essential Job Functions

    Prepares diagnostic areas for procedures; assures equipment is functional and supplies available; assures informed consent has been completed prior to procedures; administers medications (including moderate sedation) in a safe manner, which is consistent with the organization's policies and procedures and the State of Ohio Nurse Practice Act; evaluates patient needs to provide comfort and reduces pain/anxiety to patients; verifies accurate and timely patient history, physical, and has knowledge and ability to document nursing activities in EMR; assists with procedures (Interventional Radiology, CT, Ultrasound, Echo, etc.) under the supervision of a radiologist, surgeon and/or cardiologist; coordinates the management of emergencies arising from procedural and clinical complications; participates in on-call rotation for Interventional Radiology, CT, etc.; practices and promotes the standards of the National Patient Safety Goals

    Facilitates and provides educational support to staff of Diagnostic Imaging Services; educates patients/families in disease prevention and treatment

    Assists Manager/Director with data collection for performance improvement; initiates problem solving and teamwork with co-workers and demonstrates creativity and flexibility to changing work environment; interacts positively with physicians; acts as a liaison between Diagnostic Imaging Services and other Nursing Units; participates on Nursing Committees as appropriate

    Maintains clinical diagnostic and nursing competencies and ACLS, attends in-services, quality assurance meetings, and departmental meetings

    Employment Qualifications

    Education Qualifications-List theminimumeducation, training, and experience required to perform the essential functions of the position.

    Required Minimum Education:

    2 Year/ Associates Degree



    Preferred Education:

    4 year/ Bachelors Degree



    Licensing/ Certification-If registration, certification or licensure is required, include the name of the accrediting or licensing body.

    Licensure/Certification Required:

    Current nursing licensure in the State of Ohio; ACLS certification required

    Minimum Qualifications

    Minimum Years and Type of Experience:Minimum 3 years of recent acute care nursing experience

    Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Basic arrhythmia recognition skills

    Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred: Previous experience in Interventional Radiology, Cardiac Cath Lab, Cardiac Stress Lab or Critical Care nursing experience

    MercyHealth is an equal opportunity employer.

    We'll also reward your hard work with:
    • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
    • Prescription drug coverage
    • Flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance w/AD&D
    • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
    • Paid time off
    • Educational Assistance
    • And much more
    Scheduled Weekly Hours:


    Work Shift:



    Womens/Childrens Hlth - Anderson

    All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement forMercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Ashland, Kentucky; Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia,which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please emailrecruitment@mercy.com.If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team atrecruitment@mercy.com

    Posting ID: 558255164Posted: 2020-05-21