Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse III - Cardiac Cath Lab in Los Angeles, California
Are you ready
to bring your expert clinical skills to a world-class facility recognized as
top ten in the country for cardiology? Do you have a passion for the highest
quality and patient happiness? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity
available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would
be happy to hear from you.
Cardiovascular Intervention Center is a core element of the Smidt Heart
Institute, performing more than 8,000 procedures a year. The department serves
the populations of neonates to and including geriatrics. In this
twelve-laboratory facility, we perform a wide range of diagnostic and
therapeutic procedures for coronary artery disease, heart muscle function and
heart valve dysfunction.
As a Clinical
Nurse III, you will assume responsibility and accountability for the
application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care. You will
work in an extremely fast-paced environment (Electrophysiology and Cardiac
Catherization procedure rooms and Holding area). You will also be cross-trained
to use your clinical competencies to circulate, monitor, scrub for invasive
procedures for a population from neonate to geriatric. This role entails care
of Cardiac patients from point of admission to discharge, including prolonged
hours in a procedure setting with x-ray exposure. Responsibilities include:
On-call coverage for emergency procedures evenings, nights, weekends with an
expected 30-minute maximum response/arrival time.
for this position will be four (4) ten-hour shifts on weekdays, and some
Saturdays, as well as being on-call for nights and weekends approximately nine
(9) times during every six-week period. Employees who live more than 30 minutes
from the facility will stay in a local hotel while on-call in order to be
available during emergencies.
Graduateof an accredited Nursing program required
ValidCalifornia RN License required
ACLSfrom the American Heart Association required
CCRN,CVRN, or RCIS required (or obtain within one year of hire to maintain CNIII status)
Aminimum of 2 years of Acute Care Nursing experience required
Atleast 1 year of Critical Care experience strongly recommended
Experiencein Special Procedures/Cardiac Cath Lab/EP preferred
Experiencepreferred in diagnostic and therapeutic interventions with all patientpopulations for CN II or III qualification
Aminimum of 2 years of appropriate Cath Lab/EP experience required for CNIII qualification, otherwise will be considered CN II.
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