Are you a healthcare professional looking for a place where you can grow professionally and personally?
While adding over 30 cardiovascular professionals to our Cardiology Services group, we are experiencing significant growth and an increased opportunity for you to join our dynamic team!
As the market leader in Northwest Arkansas, our staff work with Cardiologists, Cardiovascular Surgeons and Anesthesiologists to provide the highest quality care, as our five labs perform over 6000 diagnostic, interventional and electrophysiology procedures a year.
We invite motivated, enthusiastic, and talented candidates, like you, to apply for one of our open positions. You belong here at Washington Regional Medical Center!
Responsible for direct care of patients having cath lab, special procedure lab or electrophysiology lab procedures. Performs a variety of technical and nursing functions, which requires reasonable independent judgement under moderate supervision. This position has exposure to communicable disease, body fluids, radiation, and chemicals common to the cath lab. This position spends the majority of the time standing and walking (up to 60% of work time). Frequent lifting, pushing/pulling and carrying of up to 100 lbs. is frequently required when positioning patients and equipment (up to 30% of work time). This position serves a variety of age groups: Adults (up to 39% of the time) and geriatrics (60%). Ability to work extended hours and day. Ability to take cath call on rotation. This is a non-exempt position.
Arkansas RN licensure. Current BLS, current ACLS and current PALS or ACLS can be obtained within 3 months of DOH/Dt of transfer and PALS obtained within 6 months of DOH/dr of transfer
SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL AND SKILL COMPETENCIES REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION
Requires knowledge of cardiovascular principles and practices as generally associated with the cath lab, electrophysiology lab and interventional radiology procedures lab. ACLS within 3 months and PALS may be obtained within 6 months. Preferred qualifications include 2 years of cath lab, interventional radiology procedure lab, electrophysiology lab or critical care setting experience. Effectively administer to the needs of the patient, physician and other team members. Must be proficient in monitoring and circulating all cath lab, electrophysiology and interventional radiology procedure cases. Must implement emergency care when necessary.