Kettering Health Network

  • RN - Heart Catheterization - Grandview Medical Center

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/8/2018 12:42 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-11186
    Job Location
    US-OH-Dayton
    Job Category
    Nursing
    Job Type
    Full-Time
    Shift
    First Shift
    # of Openings
    2
  • Overview

    Kettering Health Network is a not-for-profit network of eight hospitals, and over 120 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer fighting technology, Ohio’s leading heart hospital, as well as revolutionary brain and spine surgery. With nearly 12,000 employees and 2,100 physicians, Kettering Health Network is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for every stage of life.

     

    Responsibilities & Requirements

    Responsibilities

    The Cardiac EP registered nurse utilizes the nursing process in providing nursing care to patients undergoing cardiac catheterization, peripheral vascular and interventional procedures as well as electrophysiology studies. This is a highly stressful, very busy procedural area.  Long periods of standing with lead apron use is required.  Exposure to blood borne pathogens and radiation may occur.  The Cardiac EP RN is primarily responsible for the monitoring of patients with appropriate documentation and the assisting of physicians in all procedures performed within the Cardiac EP Lab.

     

    The Cardiac EP RN is accountable for his/her own professional development and practice within the scope of case defined by law. Utilizing organizational resources the RN acts as a patient advocate for the delivery of safe care including delegation of care and participation in performance and practice improvement activities.  The delivery of nursing care within the Kettering Health Network reflects the missions, visions, values and philosophies, of the organization and nursing department.

     

    The Cardiac EP nurse reports to the Cardiac Cath Lab/EP Lab Manager.

     

     

    Requirements

    • Licensed in the state of Ohio as a Registered Nurse
    • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (ACEN or CCNE) if they are a new graduate nurse
    • Bachelor of Science in nursing preferred (must be completed within 5 years of hire) 
    • A nurse who is returning to the acute care setting after five or more years may be required to provide evidence of successful completion of a refresher course
    • BLS certification
    • ACLS, NRP, PALS as determined by unit scope of practice

    Preferred Qualifications

     

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