RN/Registered MNurse - Cardiac Cath Lab
SPECIFICELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS* * Performs and documents total physical assessment for patientswithin unit Scope of Care. * Analyzes pertinent data, communicates findings and documentsinformation. * Utilizes equipment and performs special procedures competently asrelated to unit Scope of Care. * Organizes and prioritizes nursing care for a unit specific patientassignment. * Administers all medications utilizing the 5 rights to medicationadministration. * Demonstrates competency in patient teaching and discharge planningincluding family and/or significant other in Collaboration withmultidisciplinary team members. * Acquires and maintains current knowledge pertinent to nursingpractice in cardiac patients.. * Communicates effectively with peers, supervisors, ancillarydepartment and other customers. QUALIFICATIONS Will have knowledgeof service areas for which accountable. Must have customerservice abilities including effective listening skills. Critical thinkingskills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in afast paced environment. Ability to performwork that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling,moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds. EDUCATION Required - Graduate of anaccredited school of professional nursing. Preferred - BSN degree orcurrently enrolled in BSN Program. LICENSURE Required - Current licensure asan RN in the state of Virginia. Required - Current certificationas a BLS Healthcare Provider. ACLS within 6 months of hire date. Preferred - Current certificationin specialty field.