Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab Nurse - (EP Lab RN)

Company:
NursesRx
Job Type:
Full Time
Posted Date:
Apr. 19th 2017
Location(s):
  • Austin, TX

Job Description

Job Category
Registered Nurse
Profession
EP Lab
Specialty

Shift
12 D/E/N
Duration
13 Weeks
Start Date
ASAP
Pay Rate
$29.00 - $32.00
Job Description & Requirements
Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab Nurse - (EP Lab RN)
Addresses the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of patient care related to the Cardiac Cath Lab environment. Provides direct patient care during Cardiac and Vascular procedures. Monitors and administers conscience sedation. Communicates with the physician continuously and as needed about patient condition. Cath Lab RN's are cross trained to Cardiac Short Stay Department.

The cardiac electrophysiology lab nurse treats patients with heart failure, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, and cardiac arrhythmias by assisting electrophysiologists with treatments that include arrhythmia ablations and medications, and implantable devices such as pacemakers and cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs). EP lab RNs also assist with pre-procedure workup, clinical support, conscious sedation support, telephone triage, and coordination care services.
Required Qualifications
TX lic ACLS BLS Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Minimum of two years experience in a Cardiac Cath Lab or three to five years experience in a Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. EP lab experience
Preferred Qualifications
CARTO
About the Facility
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Facility Location
Situated among an abundance of lakes, hills and lush greenery, the capital of Texas is home to a diverse culture and is a refuge for outdoor enthusiasts and music lovers. Here you’ll find an abundance of museums, restaurants, historic buildings, and cultural institutions such as universities and government facilities. Known for its vibrant and youthful social life, Austin is also home to Texas’ high-tech corridor and one of the nation’s largest music and film festivals.
Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.
About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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