Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiac Laboratory Adult
Company: Hartford HealthCare
Posted on: January 10, 2022
Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: 40 hour position. Weekends and call rotation per
unit schedule. Holidays
Work where every moment matters .
Every day, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work
with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment
matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most
comprehensive healthcare network.
Hartford Hospital is one of the largest and most respected teaching
hospitals as well as a Level I trauma center. Hartford Hospital is
on the cutting edge of technology & medical care and is home to the
Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation (CESI), one of the
most-advanced medical simulation training centers in the world.
Housing the Northeast's largest robotic surgery center, committed
to becoming the best in the country for patient safety and is
pursuing that goal by taking innovative action and creating a
culture of safety at every level within the organization.
The Cardiac Catheterization lab at Hartford Hospital is comprised
of four suites, two monitoring rooms, two scrub areas, a supply
room and a holding area. There are approximately 5,000 diagnostic
cardiac caths done per year and of these, 1,500 become
interventions. Hartford Hospital's operating room provides 24-hour
backup in the event that open-heart surgery is needed.
Care of patients undergoing a variety of Catheterization and
Interventional procedures with conscious sedation/analgesia
administration. Familiarity with IABP, cardiac drugs, and emergency
care. Provides holistic, quality and cost-effective nursing care
for patients/families and/or others for a patient population within
a unit, service or other primary area of practice with an awareness
of the episode of care. Our Nurses work in collaborative
environments with strong interdisciplinary teams, focused on a
patient centered care model in a richly diverse work space. Under
the direction and general supervision of the Nurse Manager, the
registered nurse utilizes evidence based practices in accordance
with the State Nurse Practice Act, policies and procedures of the
hospital and as directed by the medical staff. The registered nurse
who through knowledge and ability uses the nursing process to
develop a plan of care which includes standards of practice to meet
the physical, emotional spiritual, cultural and educational needs
of the patient and family.
Primary Responsibilities: Performing nursing support for a variety
of complex catheterization and interventional procedures.
--- Graduate of an accredited nursing program (BSN preferred) with
current CT license.
--- 2-4 year's minimum experience in cardiology, with critical care
--- Cath Lab or Interventional Radiology experience preferred.
--- Must be collaborative and flexible, working in close team
--- Arrhythmia certification required, BLS from the American Heart
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers
exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you
are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring
new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education
to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving
organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a
competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.
Every moment matters. And this is your moment .
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