HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Cath Lab in Richmond, Virginia
We're a 340-bed community hospital with the latest in advanced technology, a combination that enables us to deliver exceptional results. As part of our full range of healthcare services, we specialize in heart and stroke care, women's health—including high-risk pregnancies, maternity and neonatal intensive care—orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants—through the Virginia Transplant Center—and we lead the state in minimally invasive procedures, having performed more da Vinci® robotic-assisted surgeries than any other facility in Virginia. All HCA Virginia hospitals are Certified Primary Stroke Care Centers, designated by The Joint Commission, which recognizes our exceptional efforts to create better outcomes for potential stroke and heart attack patients. They also are accredited Chest Pain Centers by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*
1 Performs and documents nursing care for patients within the Outpatient Cath Lab Scope of Care.
*2 Administers medications utilizing all routes as ordered.
- 3 Takes call after regular hours per unit policy.
*4 Responsible for all phases of filmless technology.
5 Restocks and cleans work area to promote patient safety.
*6 Acquires and analyzes appropriate data necessary for interpretation of the study.
*7 Actively participates in continuing education.
*8 Serves as a liaison for the Cath Lab to promote physician, interdepartmental and intradepartmental relationships.
*9 utilizes equipment and performs special procedures competently as related to the Cath Lab Scope of Care.
*10 Effectively communicates verbal and written information, instruction or education to the patient, family members and other members of the health care team as appropriate.
- Participates in departmental continuous quality improvement (CQI) planning and monitoring.
EXPERIENCE Required – 1-2 years Cardiac Cath Lab/EP Lab experience. Preferred – 2-3yrs Cardiac Cath Lab/EP Lab experience
EDUCATION Required - Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Virginia license. ACLS certification within 1 year of hire Preferred -Registered nurse with additional training in critical care nursing.
Title: RN Cath Lab
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Forest
Requisition ID: 00448-35780