HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cath Lab Nurse in West Hills, California

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 225-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center. Healthgrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission.

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center’s Mission & Vision: Mission : Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Vision: To be the hospital of choice in our community.

Position Summary: The Registered Professional Nurse at West Hills Hospital & Medical Center assumes responsibility for providing patient care and/or directing patient care by utilizing initiative and independent judgement. He/she adheres to the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the nursing care rendered. These responsibilities are performed with a high degree of confidentiality and demonstrate effective patient/customer relations. Assumes responsibilities for general Cardiovascular, non-technical duties such as clerical, transcription, filing, etc. Reports To: Supervisor, Cardiac Cath Lab Supervises: None

Cardiac Cath Lab Nurse FT/Days No Weekends Cardiac Cath Lab

Position Requirements: Licensure/ Certification/Registration:

  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California.

  • BCLS

  • ACLS

  • Basic arrhythmia certificate

  • IV therapy certificate Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.

  • Participation in courses, workshops and seminars relating to critical care subjects.
    Experience:

  • Minimum of one-year acute hospital experience.

  • One-year critical care unit. Special Qualifications:

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.

  • Proficient in hemodynamic monitoring.

  • Proficient in cardiac arrhythmias.

  • Ability to make quick decisions and exercise good judgement

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Cath Lab Nurse

Location: California-West Hills-West Hills Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01554-4229