HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Imaging Center - FT days in Independence, Missouri

Centerpoint Medical Center–Independence, MO

Registered Nurse (RN) – Cardiac Imaging Center - FT days

Centerpoint Medical Center features 221 private rooms, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and some of the latest clinical services available to patients. Along with our high-tech services, we also remain focused on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service for our patients. In addition, we offer numerous features for visitors, including sleeper chairs in patient rooms, comfortable waiting areas, wireless internet access throughout the facility, and more.

Centerpoint Medical Center features the following:

  • Level II Trauma Center (the only one in eastern Jackson County) with 24/7 Emergency Services

  • An accredited Chest Pain Center and a variety of Cardiovascular Services

  • Orthopedic Services including Total Joints and Sports Medicine

  • An accredited Cancer Program and a state-of-the-art Breast Center with a nurse navigator

  • Neuroscience Services for the treatment of brain and spine disorders as well as injuries

  • Women’s Services, including a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to provide care for early or ill newborns and a labor and delivery unit

  • Outpatient Services, including a surgery center, advanced wound care center, sleep disorders center, imaging, rehab and more.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides direct patient care to the adult patient population.

  • The Hospital Cardiac Services RN supervises cardiac stress tests and other non-invasive cardiac tests on in-patients and out-patients according to defined protocols, and provides nursing support to patients in the CV Prep and Recovery Unit as needed.

  • Addresses the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care related to the procedure preparation and recovery environment.

  • The RN participates in departmental and hospital performance improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities.

  • Assists with the maintenance of equipment and inventory.

  • Responsibilities also include data collection for cardiology quality initiatives (ACC/AHA Date Registries and Core Measures).

  • Must have at least 1 year of cardiac stress testing experience.

  • Hours are 7:30am-4pm Monday-Friday.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate from a school of nursing

  • Must hold a current license from the Missouri Board of Nursing.

  • BLS required. ACLS required within 1 year of hire date.

  • Must have at least 1 year of cardiac stress testing experience.

  • The ideal candidate will have two years experience in cardiology (cardiac rehabilitation, cath lab, cardiac stress testing or critical care nursing.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Imaging Center - FT days

Location: Missouri-Independence-Centerpoint Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09726-47658