Registered Nurse, Cardiac Catheterization Lab and Interventional Radiology

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Employer
St. Luke's University Health Network
Location
Stewartsville, NJ
Posted
Sep 17, 2021
Closes
Sep 22, 2021
Ref
2451041975
Organization Type
Corporate
St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured; educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a patient's ability to pay for health care.

The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing individualized patient care based on the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. He/she must function within the scope of acquired license and/or registration and in accordance with the laws of the states of New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He/she must maintain the standards of practice delineated by professional organizations and adhere to the policies and procedures of St. Luke's University Health Network. He/she must abide by the regulations set forth by the Radiation Commission pertaining to radiation safety. He/she assesses and directs the care provided to patients by the technical staff in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab and Interventional Radiology Department.

The intent of this job description is to provide a summary of the major duties and responsibilities of this position and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Maintains confidentiality of all materials handled within Network/Entity as well as the proper release of information.

Complies with Network and departmental policies regarding issues of employee, patient and environmental safety and follows appropriate reporting requirements.

Demonstrates/models the Network's Service Excellence Standards of Performance in interactions with all customers (internal and external).

Demonstrated Performance Improvement in the following areas as appropriate: Clinical Care/Outcomes, Customer /Service Improvement, Operational System/Process, and Safety.

Demonstrates financial responsibility and accountability through the effective and efficient use of resources in daily procedures, processes and practices.

Complies with Network and departmental policies regarding attendance and dress code. Demonstrates competency in the assessment, range of treatment, knowledge of growth and development and communication appropriate to the age of the patient treated.

Assess the physical and emotional status of patient having diagnostic or therapeutic procedures in the Cardiac Cath Lab and/or Interventional Radiology.

Provides accurate documentation of nursing care in accordance with Hospital and departmental policy and procedure.

Demonstrates competency in the administration and knowledge of actions and potential side effects of medications utilized.

Administers and documents medications and blood products in accordance with Hospital and departmental policy and procedure.

Monitors hemodynamic status of patients and responds appropriately to fluctuations of parameters for Cardiac Cath patients.

Assumes on-call responsibilities as scheduled and provides voluntary additional hours worked as needed to complete procedures and provide nursing care for patients.

Demonstrates proficiency in maintaining hemostasis of access sites.

Demonstrates proficiency in the operation of all equipment utilized in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab and Interventional Radiology.

Please complete your application using your full legal name and current home address. Be sure to include employment history for the past seven (7) years, including your present employer. Additionally, you are encouraged to upload a current resume, including all work history, education, and/or certifications and licenses, if applicable. It is highly recommended that you create a profile at the conclusion of submitting your first application. Thank you for your interest in St. Luke's!!

St. Luke's University Health Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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