Registered Nurse (RN) Cath Lab

Registered Nurse - Cath Lab
Tampa, FL

Currently seeking talented Cath Lab Nurses for a great opportunity in the Tampa, FL area. The ideal candidate will possess 2 years of current experience working in acute care hospital and have 1 year experience working in the cath lab.

Requirements of the Registered Nurse - Cath Lab

  • Nursing Diploma or Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) required, BSN preferred
  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
  • Current and Valid RN license in the state of FL
  • BLS Required; ACLS preferred
  • 2 years of current experience working in acute care hospital
  • 5 years previous experience working with cardiac and/or critical care nursing experiences

Responsibilities of the Registered Nurse - Cath Lab

  • Phase I: Inpatient cardiac patients are seen to discuss the continuation of care of Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation after discharge when medical clearance is received.
  • Phase II: This is a physician-referred outpatient program designed to enhance the functional capacity and knowledge of the patient with coronary artery disease. Scope of patients referred may be those with multiple cardiac risk factors, symptomatology, medical management, invasive management or surgical intervention. The patient's current cardiac status must be considered stable. An exercise program is prescribed for each person based upon the specific patient's needs and abilities. The program incorporates two to three one hour sessions per week of telemetry monitored exercise, education, and group support and relaxation methods. Family and/or significant others are encouraged to attend the educational portion of the program.
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Scope of Service Provided
  • Phase II: This is a physician-referred outpatient program designed to enhance the functional capacity and knowledge of the patient with a diagnosis (es) related to chronic pulmonary disease. The program is prescribed for each person based upon the patient's diagnosis, specific needs, and abilities. Patients are scheduled for two one hour sessions per week. Each session incorporates individualized exercise. Education is also provided according to the needs of the patient. Family and/or significant others are encouraged to attend the educational portion of the program.
  • Patient volume varies based on hospital census and physician referral.
State
FL

City
Tampa

Position Id
3461
Date Posted
5/31/2019

Job Type
Permanent