The University of Kansas Hospital - Cardiology Careers

Cardiac Cath Lab RN Job

Facility: The University of Kansas Hospital - Main Campus

Department: CARDIAC CATH LAB

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours: 0700-1730

Work among the best. We are a top 25 employer in the metro area offering a wide array of career opportunities within our organization. We have a leading reputation for patient care, medical education, research, and community service. We value and respect the talented, committed, and diverse people who make up our health system; they are our most important strength. The health system offers very competitive wages and an outstanding benefit package.

We currently have an opening for Cardiac Cath Lab RN

Responsibilities:

Administers intravenous and oral medications to patients.

Assists in the collection of arterial and venous blood samples and respiratory gases.

Attends to patient needs during electrophysiology studies including monitor patient's vital signs.

Circulates during procedure, as applicable.

Develops and contributes to a plan of nursing for the patient's care. Obtains and records hemodynamic, electrical, and angiographic data; operates hemodynamic and electrical amplifiers and digital and line fluoroscopic equipment, if applicable.

Participates in late staffing per established late staffing schedule.

Participates in life-saving measures such as defibrillation and cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Participates in orienting new staff.

Prepares patient and equipment for electrophysiology procedures; prepares site of entry, draping patient, arranging sterilized instruments and catheters, and calibrating and setting up pressure transducers and tubing, as applicable.

Prepares the Electrophysiology Lab procedures rooms by ensuring that adequate stock is available.

Requirements:

High School diploma or equivalent required

Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Nursing required

ACLS required

Registered Nurse in State of Kansas required

Registration as Cardiovascular Technologist (RCVT); Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS); Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES); or CCRN preferred

Cath Lab (Cath Lab and/or EP Lab) experience preferred

Minimum of 2 years of ICU/ED experience preferred

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