Covenant Health Registered Nurse - Cardiovascular in Knoxville, Tennessee
Cardiovascular Services RN II, Heart Cath Lab
Full Time, 80 Hours Per Pay Period, Day Shift (On Call Required)
Position Summary: Provides nursing services to Cardiac Catheterization Lab patients in accordance with established nursing standards and practices; sets-up electrical and hemodynamic transducers and amplifiers; records and obtains hemodynamic, electrical and angiographic data; assesses patient during invasive cardiac procedures and delivers therapy as required. Coordinates patient care with other health care professionals.
Minimum Education: None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.
Minimum Experience: Minimum of six (6) years of professional nursing experience, including at least three (3) years of professional Cath Lab experience, plus at least two (2) years of ICU/CCU experience in arrhythmia and hemodynamic monitoring of patients in an acute-care setting; knowledge of electronic monitoring devices.
Licensure Requirement: Valid RN license with State of TN; CPR certification required.
FacilityFort Sanders Regional Medical Center
Department NameHEART CATH LAB