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Advanced Practice Registered Nurse-Cardio Lab-Full Time

University of Miami
West Miami, FL
Closing date
Apr 16, 2024

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Cardio Lab

Lennar Foundation Medical Center

Full Time

The Advanced Practice Regsitered Nurse (APRN) is responsible for assessing physical and psychosocial status of patients by means of interview, health history, physical examination, and diagnostic studies. Assist physicians in performing medical procedures, up to and including blood drawing, vital signs and nursing assessments, history and physical.

+ Supervision of Cardiovascular stress testing, including: Stress Echocardiography and Pharmacological Stress Testing

+ Interpretation of Electrocardiograms and arrhythmia detection recognition.

+ Recognizes deviations from normal in the physical assessment. Works in collaboration with a physician in formulating treatment plans for health problems and follow-up.

+ Writes prescriptions for medication, blood products based upon laboratory results, routine diagnostic and follow-up studies, therapeutic measures, and post-discharge care in accordance with written practice protocols.

+ Initiates and facilitates clinical research protocols and coordinates patient care with research staff.

+ Obtains complete medical history independent of supervision by the physician.

+ Orders appropriate laboratory tests according to practice guidelines.

+ Develops, implements and evaluates a plan of care that is appropriate for the patient and family.

+ Actively participates in quality assurance programs and peer review activities.

+ Responsible for providing assistance to physicians in the care and treatment of patients.

+ Provides medical support to staff, triaging and implementing care in a knowledgeable and skillfulmanner, as evidenced by team feedback and documentation in medical records.

+ Administers nursing assessments to include performing examinations, giving injections andassessing a patient's health status.

+ Assess severity of patient's condition, determining and directing patients to appropriate medicalproviders.



Master's d egree in relevant field

Certification and Licensing:

Valid State of Florida APRN License


Minimum 2 years of relevant experience

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:

+ Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.

+ Skill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail.

+ Ability to analyze, organize and prioritize work under pressure while meeting deadlines.

+ Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment.

+ Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.

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The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here ( for additional information.

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