Catholic Health Initiatives Pacer Nurse, RN (Chattanooga Heart - Main Office)Full Time - First Shift (2510005287) in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee
Pacer Nurse, RN (Chattanooga Heart - Main Office)Full Time - First Shift (2510005287)
Responsible for data management and functional testing of all implanted cardiac devices.
Ensure that all pacemaker and ICD patients are being followed in office and remotely per protocol.
Interrogate and conduct various technical tests on implanted cardiac devices per protocol.
Assess patient for signs and symptoms related to device function and perform reprogramming as necessary.
Forward all documentation to physician for review. Execute any orders received.
Conduct patient and family education.
Timely response to patient care inquiries.
Maintain patient PaceArt files.
Attend various vendor educational seminars in order to keep up with new equipment and techniques.
Perform and assist in trans-telephonic monitoring.
- BSN or AS in nursing
- Two or more years experience in a cardiology setting with cardiac rhythm recognition.
Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
Adheres to and exhibits our core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.
Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.
Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers(F/M/Vet/Disabled)CBCHI
Job Cardiology (Nursing)
Primary Location TENNESSEE-CHATTANOOGA-CHATTANOOGA HEART - MAIN
Daily Schedule First Shift
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 75.2
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2017-R0119594