Community Health Systems RN, Cardiac Cath / EP Lab (PRN) in St. Petersburg, Florida

Description:

The RN functions as an integral member of the Cardiology Team to provide care for patients with complex, stable and unstable cardiac problems. The RN's care is not limited to cardiac- related issues, but also encompasses other medical/surgical problems, both acute and chronic. The RN is responsible for the following duties but not limited to:

· Assists the cardiology staff in all nursing functions in the electrophysiology/cardiac catheterization laboratory setting, including assisting in STEMI, Cardiac Cath both Dx and Interventional, Dx Peripheral and Interventional, Pacemaker/AICD placements, and EP/ablations.

· Assists the cardiology staff in other procedures in the Cardiology Section, including but not limited to administering moderate sedation for transesophageal echocardiograms and pericardiocentesis procedures, and assisting in tilt table testing.

· Prepares patients for the above procedures and provides education pre and post procedures.

· Additional duties as required to meet the needs of the Cardiology Section.

Qualifications

This is a PRN position - Experience Required.

EDUCATION

· Graduate of CCNE or NLNAC accredited school of nursing or graduate of accredited school of nursing with minimum 2 years recent acute care experience

· BSN preferred

LICENSES and CERTIFICATIONS Requirements:

· State of Florida RN license

· BLS and ACLS certification

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 2 years CCL and EP experience required.

  • Must be able to Circulate and Record.

  • Scrubbing a plus!

Job: Nursing Services

Organization: Bayfront Health St. Petersburg

Location: FL-St. Petersburg

Requisition ID: 1814674