Cardiac Cath Lab Nurse

TriStar Horizon Medical Center

Posted June 6, 2019
Department: Nurse
111 U.S. 70, Dickson, TN, USA

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A few of the benefits we provide you:

  • Industry Leading Clinical Training and Professional Academy- Emerging Leaders
  • Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan Forgiveness Programs
  • 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • New Extended Family Leave
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Hundreds of consumer discounts
  • Financial Fitness Program with a Certified Financial Planner

 

About this Facility:

TriStar Horizon Medical Center is a fully accredited, 157-bed regional medical center. We offer a full array of services including cardiology, diagnostic imaging, emergency, inpatient rehabilitation, oncology, orthopedics, and women’s services. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Primary Stroke Center, TriStar Horizon is a leading provider of emergency heart and stroke care. Our satellite campus, TriStar Natchez, offers imaging and oncology services as well a 24/7, full-service ER that provides the same services as our main campus emergency room.

 

  • Selected as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measuresby The Joint Commission in heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care
  • Accredited – The Joint Commission
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center
  • College of American Pathologists Accreditation
  • Commission on Cancer – Outstanding Achievement Award
  • Earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for Certification in Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Primary Stroke Center Certification by The Joint Commission
  • Sarah Cannon at TriStar Natchez Medical Park – accredited by the American College of Surgeons
  • The Cardiac Rehab program is accredited by American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • The Diabetes & Nutrition Center is accredited by the American Diabetes Association
  • American College of Radiology Accreditation in MRI, CT and Ultrasound
  • American College of Radiology awarded TriStar Horizon in Nuclear Medicine for Imaging and Nuclear Cardiology
  • Honored with “A” Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group for two consecutive years

 

 

About this opportunity:

The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing nursing care and assisting with cardiovascular procedures, which include but not limited to non-invasive (treadmill, echos, etc) and invasive (cardiac catheterization, pace makers, interventional, etc). Will be responsible for providing nursing care to a variety of technical procedures in the Imaging Department as needed which includes and is not limited to special procedures, ultrasound, and CTscan.  Identifies nursing problems as they relate to the individual needs of the patient. Plans individualized patient care.  Cares for patients of all ages. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and all other customers. Provides a supportive, team-work oriented environment. Fulfills departmental responsibilities with the long-range plan, mission, vision, and values of Horizon Medical Center.

 

Job Duties:

  • Demonstrates age specific knowledge of human growth and development, assessment, range of treatment and care of patients.
  • Ensures the privacy of our patients and confidentiality of their Protected Health Information (PHI).
  • Utilizes nursing process for individual care to meet needs of patients.
  • Demonstrates ability to perform technical skills and procedures.
  • Documents all patient care.
  • Demonstrates critical thinking skills.
  • Promotes customer service initiatives.
  • Promotes and exhibits teamwork.

 

 

Qualifications:

  • Social skills to positively engage with your patients, guests, physicians, and other employees.
  • Your degree from an accredited School of Professional Nursing (B.S. or A.S.)
  • Previous Cath Lab, Critical Care, Emergency Room, or Acute Cardiac experience required
  • BLS
  • ACLS Required within twelve months of hire.
  • Current licensure by Tennessee Board of Nursing
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.