Registered Nurse - RN - Cath Lab: PT, Days
Company: St. Luke's of Kansas City
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Functions independently and accountable for utilizing the nursing
process. Coordinates the care for a group of patients with the
Multidisciplinary Team. Delegates tasks appropriately. Identifies
hospital resources. Serves as a clinical resource for new
employees. Demonstrates positive formal or informal leadership
within unit or department.
The RN II - CV assists the Interventional Cardiologist and CV
Specialist in providing care for patients undergoing diagnostic
cardiac catheterization, interventional cardiac catheterization,
pacemaker and automatic internal cardiac defibrillator implants,
peripheral vascular interventions, structural heart disease
interventions, special procedures, and other procedures involving
the cardiac and vascular systems. Incumbents in this position
assist physicians by implementing and performing a cardiac
catheterization plan of care using standards of A.O.R.N. aseptic
technique, cardiac and peripheral anatomy and physiology,
radiographic imaging technique, standards of nursing care, and
principles of cardiovascular technology. Position requires
multi-campus work and multi-campus call.
Position is designated for Saint Luke's Hospital and Saint Luke's
North Hospital and requires a 30 minute, or less, callback
Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City is one of the largest
faith-based care hospitals in the region offering many specialized
programs and services. Our network of more than 600 physicians
represents more than 60 medical specialties.
Saint Luke's Hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World
Report as one of the elite hospitals in the nation. It is
nationally ranked in two specialties for 2019-20 and honored as
high performing in two additional specialties.
Saint Luke's Hospital is a primary teaching hospital for the
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, which
includes a physician residency program.
The CV Lab nurse is responsible for administering medications,
monitoring the patient, circulating during the case and assisting
the Cardiologist and other members of the team in providing care
for the patient. The CV Lab team performs the following procedures:
cardiac catherization - right and left heart; coronary angioplasty;
peripheral vascular angiography and venoplasty; intra-aortic
balloon pump; impella and TAVR cases. This position will be on the
call team for Saint Luke's Hospital and Saint Luke's North Hospital
and must be able to respond on call within 30 minutes to the
hospitals. The RN is part of a multi-campus team that covers Saint
Luke's Hospital; Saint Luke's East Hospital; Saint Luke's North
Hospital and Saint Luke's South Hospital. Previous Cath Lab
experience preferred; ACLS required. Position is Monday - Friday, 8
am - 4:30 pm with ability to work longer hours if necessary. Night
and weekend call is required.
Position requires multi-campus work and multi-campus call for the
Saint Luke's Hospital on the Plaza and Saint Luke's North Hospital
on Barry Road.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support - American Heart Association or Red
Cross, Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red
Cross, Registered Nurse - Various
Associate Degree (Required)
Day (United States of America)
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Luke's 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Our
employees are proud to work for the only faith-based, nonprofit,
locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's
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employees unless a medical or religious exemption is
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