RN - SMNJ Cardiac Cath in Newark, NJ at Prime Healthcare

Date Posted: 9/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    111 Central Avenue
    Newark, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/26/2019

Job Description



Responsibilities

Provides direct patient care to adult and geriatric patient populations. Addresses the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care related to the surgical environment. Communicates with physician continuously and as needed about patient condition. Assists with the maintenance of equipment and inventory. Assesses procedure room or equipment functioning and readiness. Obtains supplies for individual cases and ensures all appropriate needs of the Cardiovascular Laboratory team are met. Monitors physiologic and hemodynamic data, as related to diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedures performed in the cardiovascular lab. Monitors and records patients condition continuously while in the Cardiovascular lab. Participates in performance improvement and continuous quality improvement activities.

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience

  • Bachelor Degree in Nursing (BSN); preferred.

  • Active state Registered Nursing (RN) License; required.

  • Current BCLS (AHA), ACLS certificate upon hire and maintain current; required.

  • One (1) year clinical experience in a Cardiovascular Lab doing cardiac work or in a Critical Care area; required.

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