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RN Cardiac Rehab

Company: AdventHealth
Location: Shawnee Mission
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Job Description:


Description

RN Cardiac Rehab AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 

 

9100 West 74th Street, Merriam, KS 66204

 

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth

 

    • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits Available Day One
    • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
    • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
    • Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility  
    • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
    • Employee Referral Program
    • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

 

Work Hours/Shift:

 

Part Time Days

30 Hours a week

 

 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Performs an admission assessment to gather information and complete the comprehensive cardiac rehab individualized treatment plan; performs on-going assessments and progress evaluations accordingly
  • Ability to educate patients on cardiac medications in their use, administration, and side-effects
  • Conducts daily code cart and quality controls checklist appropriately
  • Provides information to potential patients at the bedside to encourage their participation in the phase II cardiac rehab program
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal phone skills to conduct follow up phone calls, insurance verification, and patient scheduling
  • Assesses the patient on an ongoing basis including physical symptomatology, behavioral lifestyle habits, psychosocial needs, lab work and test results.
  • Notifies patient’s physicians as needed with any concerns or major changes in patient status
  • Assists in the development and implementation of the exercise prescription, assesses patient’s physiological response to exercise, and makes necessary adjustments
Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • 1 to 2 Years of Position-Related Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
  • Kansas Registered Nurse License
  • ACLS obtained through the American Heart Association
  • BLS obtained through the American Heart Association

 

Job Summary:

 

The Cardiac Rehab Nurse provides direct patient care and guidance to patients and families with cardiovascular disease.  He/she performs an assessment designed to gather data relevant to the patient’s individual needs and completes the cardiac rehab individualized treatment plan.  This includes assessment and evaluation of cognitive, social, functional, and psychological status.  The Cardiac Rehab Nurse performs cardiac monitoring of patients, instructs patients on proper use of the exercise equipment, adjusts exercise prescriptions as indicated, and assesses the patient’s response to exercise. They will provide cardiovascular education and support of lifestyle modifications to patients and their families.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Keywords: AdventHealth, Kansas City , RN Cardiac Rehab, Other , Shawnee Mission, Kansas

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