Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)

Company:
NursesRx
Job Type:
Full Time
Posted Date:
Aug. 15th 2017
Location(s):
  • Beaumont, TX

Job Description

Job Category
Registered Nurse
Profession
Cath Lab
Specialty

Shift
8 D
Duration
13 Weeks
Start Date
ASAP
Pay Rate
$30.00 - $32.00
Job Description & Requirements
Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)
Under the direct supervision of the Director of the Cardiac Cath Lab, the Cardiovascular Nurse/R.N. is responsible for the provision of safe and effective care of the patient having invasive or non-invasive special procedures in the Cardiac Cath Lab to include the immediate pre-procedure period, during the procedure, and immediately following the procedure. Expect to grow professionally while providing top-notch care to those most in need.

The role of the cardiac catheterization lab nurse (cath lab RN) is to administer care for heart disease and heart attack patients by obtaining visual diagnostics of the arteries of the heart, identifying blockages, assisting the physician during procedures, and monitoring the patient’s status at other times. The cath lab nurse may also help administer interventional procedures like cardiac catheterizations, angioplasties, pacemaker and/or defibrillator implantation, and related interventional or diagnostic procedures. Cath lab RNs must be highly specialized and work to stay abreast of the latest techniques in cardiac medicine.
Required Qualifications
*CCPR certification required. ACLS certification preferred. Basic Arrhythmia certification required. Preferred two (2) years previous clinical nursing experience in cardiac catheterization laboratory or critical care area environment.
Preferred Qualifications
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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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