RN, Registered Nurse- Cardiac Cath Lab Recovery
CHRISTUS Southwestern Louisiana
CHRISTUS Ochsner St Patrick Hospital
524 Dr Michael DeBakey Drive
Lake Charles, LA 70601
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The staff Cardiac Catheterization Registered Nurse (RN) is a vital part of an interdisciplinary team assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting care in efforts to deliver the highest levels of care to the patient and family.This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health St. Patrick Hospital, and demonstrating behavior consistent with the Core Values.
The Cardiac Cath Recovery RN is able to assess, manage, and provide safe care to pre-procedural and immediate post procedural cardiovascular patient undergoing procedures in the cardiac catheterization lab. The Cath recovery RN is responsible for admitting and preparing patients for cardiovascular procedures in the Cath lab, immediate post procedure monitoring until discharge or transfer to the floor units.
RequirementsGraduate 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.