Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse

Abilene, TX

$65,000 - $100,000 a year

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Type: Full Time

Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse Opportunity

Position Overview: As a Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse, you will be pivotal in providing high-quality care to patients undergoing cardiac catheterization procedures. Working within our state-of-the-art facility, you will collaborate closely with a multidisciplinary team to deliver exceptional patient outcomes and contribute to advancing cardiac care. This position offers a dynamic environment where your skills, compassion, and dedication will significantly impact our patients' lives.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Patient Care: Provide comprehensive nursing care to patients undergoing cardiac catheterization procedures, ensuring their safety, comfort, and well-being throughout the process.
  2. Procedure Assistance: I assist physicians and healthcare providers during cardiac catheterization procedures, including preparing equipment, monitoring patient vital signs, and administering medications as necessary.
  3. Critical Thinking: Utilize clinical expertise to assess patient conditions, anticipate potential complications, and implement appropriate interventions to optimize patient outcomes.
  4. Education and Support: Educate patients and their families about cardiac catheterization procedures, including pre-procedure instructions, post-procedure care, and potential risks and benefits.
  5. Documentation: Document patient assessments, interventions, and outcomes accurately and thoroughly in accordance with hospital policies and regulatory requirements.
  6. Collaborative Teamwork: Collaborate effectively with physicians, technologists, and other healthcare professionals to ensure seamless coordination of care and optimal patient outcomes.
  7. Quality Improvement: Participate in quality improvement initiatives to enhance the safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of cardiac catheterization procedures and patient care processes.
  8. Professional Development: Stay abreast of advancements in cardiac nursing practice, technology, and research, and actively pursue opportunities for professional development and continuing education.

Qualifications:

  • Current Texas Registered Nurse (RN) license.
  • Minimum of two years of clinical nursing experience, with significant experience in cardiac care preferred.
  • Certification in cardiac-vascular nursing (RN-BC) or critical care nursing (CCRN) is preferred.
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) certification is required.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to effectively communicate with patients, families, and healthcare team members.
  • Excellent critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities.
  • Demonstrated commitment to providing compassionate, patient-centered care.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and adapt to changing priorities and situations.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Retirement savings plan with employer match.
  • Generous paid time off and holiday schedule.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.

If you meet the qualifications and are passionate about cardiovascular care, we invite you to apply today and discover the opportunities our hospital and this position have to offer.
For consideration, apply now and email a copy of your resume to the Recruiter working on this search.

Aaron Rodriguez - Healthcare Recruiter
Email: arod @mleehealthcare.com