RN, Registered Nurse - Cardiac Cath
CHRISTUS Southwestern Louisiana
Registered Nurse (RN)
CHRISTUS St. Patrick Hospital-10100
524 Dr Michael DeBakey Dr
Lake Charles, LA 70601
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Under the general supervision of the Cath Lab Manager, the CardiacCath Lab nurse is responsible for rendering and/or directing professional and nonprofessional personnel in the delivery of patient care by use of the nursing process. Capable of assessing, treating, and caring for pre-adolescent, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient population. Responsible for the plan of total care of patients while in the Cardiac Cath Lab and directs emergency procedures in the absence of a physician. Directs and supervises the actions of other team members. Relieves as charge nurse when requested and assists the manager in monitoring and maintaining level of care
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
- Current Louisiana State RN Licensure
- Current BLS, ACLS
- Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally with patients, families, and medical staff both verbally and written.
- One year prior nursing experience in CCU/ICU or Special Procedures required; previous Cath Lab experience preferred