RN Cath Lab PRN
This is a PRN - per diem 10 hour shift position in the Cath Lab at Northwest Medical Center
Great opportunity for a Registered Nurse to work on a cohesive team in a friendly Cath Lab department at Northwest Medical Center! This position is for an Experienced Cath Lab RN
Unique opportunity for experienced RN's in Cath Lab to expand skillset to include Structural Heart, Electrophysiology, TAVR, Mitral Clips, Watchman, Tandem Heart & care for high risk PCI patients in a supportive atmosphere dedicated to growth and education.
Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures in the Cath Lab. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Associate's Degree in Nursing or Diploma Program required. BSN preferred.
Sufficient previous clinical experience in area of expertise.
Current Arizona RN license or compact state license
BLS Basic Cardiac & ACLS ( American Heart Association or American Red Cross)
Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services including emergency services, accredited chest pain and heart failure programs, neurology and neurosurgery, outpatient imaging, a nationally accredited surgical weight loss program, total joint program, spine program and stroke center (recognized with Gold Seal designations by The Joint Commission), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, five urgent care facilities, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also has several affiliated physician practices including Northwest Allied Physicians offering primary care and a wide range of specialists, Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Heart Center of Southern Arizona and Northwest Heart & Vascular. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.