Catholic Health Initiatives RN - Cardiac Cath Lab (Days) PRN in HOUSTON, Texas
RN - Cardiac Cath Lab (Days) PRN
CHI St. Luke’s Health – The Vintage Hospital is specifically
designed to offer a compassionate healing environment while providing its
unique brand of care to the Northwest Houston community. As well as named one
of “The 20 Most Beautiful Hospitals in the United States” for 2014 by Soliant
Health, a leading specialty healthcare staffing provider and part of Adecco
Responsible for the delivery of
excellence in patient care through assessing and formulating a nursing diagnosis
and establishing goals, planning and implementing interventions, and evaluating
patient care outcomes. He/she Responsible for participating in and maintaining
quality, achieving cost effectiveness, and ensuring positive guest relations.
Requires basic critical patient care and assessment as well as the development
of technical proficiency, which all RN's are expected to assume at the
termination of their orientation period.
Minimum Job Qualifications
Registered Nurse (RN)
Based on location assignment may also require BLS/ACLS/ and or PALS
Minimum years in
field previous to employment:
- One (1) year of ICU, CCU, or
- Initiates nursing interventions
and physician orders, recording all patient data and interventions
- Proficient at starting IVs and
administering medications; understands dosage calculations, drug interactions,
implications, precautions, and complications for all medications administered.
- Assists the physician during
diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to promote optimal patient
- Monitors level of supplies and
drugs in the department.
- Understands sterile technique
and handles sterile items appropriately.
- Proficient at defibrillation,
cardioversion, and emergency medication administration.
- Based on age-specific and
patient-specific needs, displays good patient assessment skills and notifies
nurse or physician as patient condition warrants.
- Exhibits strong knowledge base
of cardiovascular diseases. Able to interpret lab values and correlate with
diagnosis to determine potential implications and complications.
- Manages follow-up care for
patient and communicates follow-up care plan to patient and patient’s family
- Maintains patient
confidentiality and complies with ethical, professional, and legal standards
inherent in patient care and professional conduct.
- Communicates in an accurate,
courteous, and professional manner. Greets everyone with a smile and positive
- Collaborates with other
- Admits, discharges, and
transports patients as required.
- Serves as a resource for others
nurses and clinical staff. Serves as a mentor for other nurses.
- Participates in continuing
education and achieving/maintaining certification.
- Participates in data collection
for research and using scientific findings to improve patient care.
- Monitors performance by
developing and participating in quality management activities.
Job Cardiology (Nursing)
Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKE VINTAGE
Daily Schedule PRN
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0100557