Registered Nurse - Cath Lab / EP Lab

  • Florida Hospital Tampa
  • Tampa, FL, USA
  • Apr 02, 2018
Full time Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Our hospital has celebrated many firsts in Tampa’s health care history since we opened our doors in 1968. Today, more than four decades later, Florida Hospital Tampa continues to offer innovative medicine as we elevate health care in the Tampa Bay region.

 
At Florida Hospital Tampa, our diverse clinical specialties provide world-class health care to our patients. We offer the most trusted, expert care in key specialties including cardiovascular care, neurosciences, orthopedics, women's health, cancer and surgery. Our skilled surgeons not only utilize minimally invasive and robot-assisted procedures, but they are also leaders in improving these advanced techniques.

 RNs WORKING IN THE CATH LAB:

  • Proficient at Neuro Intervention in scrub and circulate roles.
  • Proficient at Structural Heart procedures in scrub, circulate and monitor roles.
  • Proficient with all venous and arterial peripheral intervention procedures in scrub, circulate and monitor roles.
  • Becomes proficient on all new complex procedures at start of program.
  • Competencies validated by company representatives.
  • Provides education to nursing units at their staff meetings.
  • Preceptor to co-workers.
  • Obtain CEU’s and organizes education in-services.
  • Resource for one assigned Research Study.
  • Monthly PI project.

RNs WORKING IN THE EP LAB:

  • Carto Mapping.
  • Complex ablation procedures.
  • Complex EP Studies.
  • Becomes proficient on all new complex procedures at start of program.
  • Competencies validated by company representatives.
  • Provides education to nursing units at their staff meetings.
  • Preceptor to co-workers.
  • Obtain CEU’s and organizes education in-services.
  • Monthly PI project.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Company

Florida Hospital Tampa

Job Requirement

  • Able to learn and comprehend the hemodynamic monitoring software.
  • Able to quickly learn and follow departmental policies and procedures.
  • Experience with Windows operating system.
  • Knowledge of all anatomy including circulatory neuro systems.
  • Responsible to maintain all required registries and licenses to perform all positions for Invasive Cardiology procedures.
  • Able to operate and operate the x-ray equipment. Knowledge of placing service calls.
  • Able to follow Basic Radiation Safety concepts of time, distance, and shielding to keep exposure levels ALARA for patients and staff.
  • Able to learn and comprehend the scrub, record and circulate position and become independent on Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiovascular cases.
  • Able to operate all equipment in various Invasive Cardiology labs.
  • Assists in patient flow through the Invasive Cardiology areas.
  • Assists in training new employees once becoming independent in each position.
  • Performs properly and legibly documents and reports all procedures in accordance with department policies.   
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Computer skills
  • Associates Degree or higher (Preferred)
  • Understanding of hemodynamic monitoring (Preferred)
  • EKG training (Preferred)
  • RN, RT, RRT, RCIS, RCES
  • BLS at hire, ACLS within 6 months of hire date
  • Minimum one year ICU or ED experience