Medical Imaging (RN) – Cardiac Cath and IR Nurse

Category : Healthcare
Location/City : IL - Chicago
Id : 41746


Are you ready to cultivate your passion for providing care in our community? We are looking for top talent to join our organization and reach their fullest potential.
We are seeking a Cardiac Cath/Interventional Radiology Nurse. In this position, you'll coordinate and deliver nursing care to patients in and related to the Cardiac Catheterization, Electrophysiology, and Interventional Radiology procedural suites.
Are you ready to join this fast-growing team?
Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • You will be responsible for the preparation, assessment, intervention, and documentation for a wide variety of procedures
  • Responsible for airway and sedation management, medication administration, and obtaining vascular access
  • Set up and operate hemodynamic, electrophysiological, and radiological equipment
  • Translate a strong working knowledge of anatomy, physiology, cardiac arrhythmias, and advanced pediatric life support
  • Performs nursing assessments utilizing a variety of assessment methods and/or area-specific tools
  • Develops or individualizes existing plans of care and develops goals relative to family needs
  • Evaluates and documents changes to the plan
  • Develops or individualizes teaching plans/protocols to meet patient and family learning needs
  • Identifies patient preferences and needs including motivation to learn
  • Evaluates and documents changes to the plan
  • Performs nursing care according to procedures/protocols
  • Anticipates impending emergent situations and intervenes effectively
  • Communicates with the family and members of the multidisciplinary team to identify health care needs
  • Communicates changes in patient status
  • Utilizes appropriate resources for referral or consultations
  • Keeps up to date in nursing practice by utilizing current nursing and healthcare literature for information and problem solving
  • Incorporates current hospital and departmental quality initiatives into daily activities
  • Adheres to communication, service excellence, and professional image standards that support the hospital mission and philosophy
  • Works cooperatively as a team member to foster achievement of unit/hospital goals
  • Identifies learning needs and seeks resources to advance nursing practice and achieve professional goals
  • Performs job functions adhering to service principles with customer service focus of innovation, service excellence, and teamwork to provide the highest quality care and service to our patients, families, co-workers, and others
  • Ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, and all members of the multidisciplinary care team

Skills & Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing
  • PALS, ICU or CICU
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in field




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