HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cath Lab Registered Nurse PRN in Conroe, Texas

_Conroe Regional Medical Center__–__Conroe, TX_ _Registered Nurse (RN) – Cardiac Cath Lab_ __ Conroe Regional Medical Centeris being recognized as a comprehensive regional tertiary referral center after expanding to 360 beds, a staff of 1,200 with over 250 physicians on staff. Both the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and the Emergency Department are Level III services - providing higher levels of care that are not readily available in many regions between Dallas and Houston. The recently opened and expanded Intensive Care and Cardiac Care Units provide state-of-the-art technology and monitoring for as many as 36 patients at a time. The objective of Conroe Regional Medical Center remains the same - to serve the people in the community who come to us for their healthcare needs. The focus continues to expand as we offer the entire region a convenient, quality location filled with educated, professional staff who can provide expert care using technologically advanced techniques and equipment right in their own backyard.

Conroe Regional Medical Centeris currently looking for aRegistered Nurse (RN) – Cardiac Cath Lab.

_Responsibilities:_ * Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for assigned patients. * Responsible for meeting the Standards of Practice for Cardiovascular Nursing and managing all assigned personnel, supplies and equipment.
* Maintains competency in performing all skills outlined in the CV Nursing competency skills list. * Participates in activities to plan, measure, assess, and improve the quality of patient care. Will participate in peer review and continuous quality improvement activities. * Responsible for direction of emergent care in crisis situation in a calm, knowledgeable manner.
* Patient and family education pre and post procedure. * Assists physicians with procedures, as necessary (i.e., right and left Heart Cath, temporary and permanent Pacemakers, Aortagrams, Cardioversions, Vena Cava Filter Placement, Pericardiocentesis, and Intra-aortic Balloon Placement, Peripheral Angioplasty, Peripheral Stent Placement, Intra-arterial/Venous Infusion Therapy, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention [PCI], Angiojet). * Assumes responsibility of charging department, as needed. Maintains clear and respectful communication with patient, family, physicians, and other healthcare providers. * Responsible for administration of medication, knowledgeable of actions, indications, contraindications, adverse reactions, dosage and route of all drugs administered. * Adheres to and complies with HCA Code of Conduct as part of our Ethics and Compliance Program. Attends annual training sessions.

_Qualifications:_ * 1 year prior critical care clinical experience required. * Graduate of accredited school of nursing; AD or equivalent in Radiological Technology. * Current Texas licensure with State Board of Nurse Examiners * Current CPR and ACLS certification. * Demonstrates knowledge of AORN Standards of Practice

Title: Cath Lab Registered Nurse PRN

Location: Texas-Conroe-Conroe Regional Medical Center - Conroe

Requisition ID: 06437-68684