Einstein Healthcare Network East Norriton, PA, USA
Jul 09, 2018Full time
Job ID #: 19331 Employment Type: Full - Time Location: Einstein Medical Center Montgomery Weekends Required? No Rotation Required? No On-Call Required? Yes Entity Einstein Montgomery (EMCM) Department Cardiac Cath Lab - MG Shift day Biweekly Hours 80 Experience Required Not Indicated Education Required Bachelors Degree In this role you will be responsible for: Using professional nursing theory, cardiovascular technology and the nursing process to implement, coordinate and direct patient care on adult and geriatric patients requiring invasive diagnostic or therapeutic cardiac catheterization procedures Participating in the development and evaluation of nursing practices provided in the clinical setting and the overall function of the clinical area Planning and provision of comprehensive nursing care to a specific group of patients and delivery of medical regimens prescribed for those patients by a licensed physician Participation in the identification and resolution of nursing practice and unit problems Job descriptions are subject to change with continued Activation Planning. Modifications may be made at any time based on operational and patient needs If you possess the following qualifications, please apply immediately: Bachelor's degree in Nursing required Current Pennsylvania RN license, active and in good standing is required BLS certification through the American Heart Association required ACLS certification through the American Heart Association required Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required Previous clinical experience preferred One year Cath Lab Experience/EPS Nursing experience Required Successful completion of a skills based test required Physical Demands: Physical Requirements: Must be able to walk, sit, and stand for long periods of time. Frequently lift, pull, push and move various weights (patients and equipment). Requires manual dexterity for operating equipment and supplies Visual Requirements: Must be able to see charts, read numbers from a distance, and read small print with or without corrective lenses and have visual dexterity to work with computers Hearing Requirements: Must be able to complete assessments using a stethoscope, good auditory phone and general conversation skills in the presence of background noise Working Conditions: Normal hospital clinical settings with high noise and activity; possible exposure to radiation, hazardous chemicals and bio-hazardous blood and body fluids, unpleasant odors, and sharps We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.