HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - (RN) Cardiac Cath Lab in Webster, Texas
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center – Webster, TX
Registered Nurse (RN) – Cardiac Cath Lab
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center , a 610-bed facility in the heart of Bay Area Houston, was founded in 1972. We are committed to the care and improvement of human life. From fragile newborns to complex cardiovascular patients, we ensure Bay Area residents receive the best available healthcare in their own community.
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) – Cardiac Cath Lab.
Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for assigned patients.
Responsible for meeting the Standards of Practice for Cardiovascular Nursing and managing all assigned personnel, supplies and equipment.
Maintains competency in performing all skills outlined in the CV Nursing competency skills list.
Participates in activities to plan, measure, assess, and improve the quality of patient care. Will participate in peer review and continuous quality improvement activities.
Responsible for direction of emergent care in crisis situation in a calm, knowledgeable manner.
Patient and family education pre and post procedure.
Assists physicians with procedures, as necessary (i.e., right and left Heart Cath, temporary and permanent Pacemakers, Aortagrams, Cardioversions, Vena Cava Filter Placement, Pericardiocentesis, and Intra-aortic Balloon Placement, Peripheral Angioplasty, Peripheral Stent Placement, Intra-arterial/Venous Infusion Therapy, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention [PCI], Angiojet).
Assumes responsibility of charging department, as needed. Maintains clear and respectful communication with patient, family, physicians, and other healthcare providers.
Responsible for administration of medication, knowledgeable of actions, indications, contraindications, adverse reactions, dosage and route of all drugs administered.
Adheres to and complies with HCA Code of Conduct as part of our Ethics and Compliance Program. Attends annual training sessions.
Qualifications: * Minimum one (1) year of current Cath Lab or ICU experience required.
Current Texas licensure with State Board of Nurse Examiners as an RN.
Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required.
Current ACLS required.
Challenges EKG test, or takes EKG course and Code Blue course at first available class.
Title: Registered Nurse - (RN) Cardiac Cath Lab
Location: Texas-Webster-Clear Lake Regional Medical Center- Webster
Requisition ID: 01533-69408