Cardiac Cath Lab Coordinator

Location: Oviedo, Florida
Date Posted: 25-07-2018
 
Job Summary
The RN Coordinator, Cardiac Cath Lab will circulate cases, administering moderate sedation, pain medication, and any other medications ordered by the physician during the procedure.  Will initiate or maintain drips to manage the patient hemo-dynamically. Responsible to run accu checks, and ACTs.  They will obtain any equipment added during the case. They may assist with transporting the patient to and from the procedure, and prep the patient. They are an active participant in the “Time Out” process.
 
Job Duties
  1.   Responsible for the observation, assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, intervention, and evaluation of care; health teaching and counseling of the ill, injured, or infirm; and the promotion of wellness, maintenance of health, and prevention of illness of others.
  2.   Administers medications and treatments as prescribed or authorized by a duly licensed practitioner authorized by the laws of this state to prescribe such medications and treatments.
 
Qualifications
Education:
Nursing Diploma or ASN required;  BSN preferred
 
Licensure/Certification/Registration:
Current FL State RN License
Current BLS (Basic Life Support) and ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) required
 
Experience/ Skills:
Minimum of 2 years’ Cardiac Cath Lab, Angioplasties experience, and previous ICU experience highly desired
Minimum of 1 year in acute care setting
Knowledge of State, Federal, and JCAHO regulations.
 
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