Catholic Health Initiatives RN-REGISTERED NURSE-CLINIC SPECIALTY-CARDIOLOGY in OMAHA, Nebraska

RN-REGISTERED NURSE-CLINIC SPECIALTY-CARDIOLOGY

Description

Job Summary:

The

Registered Nurse – Clinic Specialty functions as a vital member of the

healthcare team who contributes to the success the practice by demonstrating

customer/patient focus, effective communication, professionalism, and

teamwork. Will utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and

evaluate comprehensive care provided to selected patient populations and

their families.

Essential

Duties:

  • Perform general nursing care to patients by following established

standards and procedures.

  • May perform specific nursing care as it relates to specialty of the

practice.

  • Obtain patient consent for care and ensure patient confidentiality.

  • Obtain and document health history, information on chief complaint, vital

signs, and health risk factors and assesses disease condition.

  • Provide patient care based on practice guidelines, standards of care, and

federal/state laws and regulations.

  • Execute prescribed treatments and medical interventions, administer

prescribed medications, and monitors and documents treatment progress and

patient response. Refer to/consult with physicians, other health providers,

and community resources to prevent/resolve problems or concerns.

  • Educate patients and families about health status, health maintenance,

and management of acute and chronic conditions.

  • Document patient assessment and intervention data using established

medical record forms/automated systems and documentation practices.

  • Participate in multidisciplinary teams to improve patient care processes

and outcomes.

  • Track quality assurance data and monitor for acute and chronic care

management.

  • May act as team lead for other nursing staff.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Certifications

ACLS_ADVANCED CARDIAC LIFE SUPPORT - ACLS (AHA-ACEP-ASHI-MTN)

BLS-CPR_BASIC LIFE SUPPORT/CPR FOR THE PROFESSIONAL RESCUER - BLS (AHA-MTN)

RN_REGISTERED NURSE - State of Nebraska

Education

Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred

Graduate of an accredited nursing program required

Job Cardiology (Nursing)

Primary Location NEBRASKA-OMAHA-CHC CUMC-BERGAN MERCY HEART VASCULAR

Daily Schedule M-F

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2017-R0120242