Cardiac Cath Lab Nurse
We are seeking a Cardiac Cath Lab Nurse for our community hospital in Granite City, IL area.
The ideal candidate for this role is a seasoned Cath Lab Nurse 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.
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Indiana. An Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing is required. One (1) to two (2) years of prior hospital experience is preferred but not required. 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
Qualified Cath Lab Nurses please forward your resume to Eric Clay at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Eric at 773-494-9365 for more information.