HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - EP Lab - PT Days (30hrs) in Nashville, Tennessee
_TriStar Centennial Medical Center__–__Nashville, TN_ _ _ _$5,000 Sign-On Bonus - 1yr exp required - HCA employees not eligible_ __ _Registered Nurse (RN) - EP – Cardiac Cath Lab_
Our 657 bed hospital is both nationally and locally recognized, including being named as one of the nation's Top 100 Hospitals in the areas of cardiology, stroke, orthopaedics and breast cancer management. As a result of the continued advances in quality care, many improvements in all areas of healthcare have been made and thousands of lives have been significantly impacted. This position will play a key part in continuing our success!
TriStar Centennial Heart & Vascular Centeroffers a variety of highly specialized treatment approaches for patients having difficulty with their heart’s rhythm and electrical signaling. Heart rhythm disorders can be treated with medications or with a wide range of electrophysiology, mapping, and ablation procedures as well as devices, such as a pacemaker or defibrillator (ICD). We treat many different forms of arrhythmias, or irregular heartbeats, using surgical techniques, like Pulmonary Vein Isolation (PVI), for: * Atrial fibrillation (AFIB) (the most common heart rhythm disorder) * Atrial flutter * Tachycardia (heart beats too fast) * Bradycardia (heart beats too slow) * Supraventricular tachycardia * Wolfe Parkinson White syndrome * Ventricular tachycardia * Neurogenic disorders such as syncope * Other complex arrhythmias
Centennial Medical Centeris currently looking for anEP Nurse – Cath Lab.
_Responsibilities:_ * Assesses, plans, implements patient procedure care. * Reacts accordingly to emergencies. * Scrubs/assists physicians with diagnostic and interventional electrophysiology procedures * Scrubs/assists physicians with insertion/removal of devices such as pacemakers and ICDs. * Communicates pre/post procedure education to the patient/family * Active participation in precepting new employees and shares knowledge with peers * Active participation in mandatory departmental continuous quality improvement * Provides hemodynamic monitoring assistance during procedures * Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development, assessment, range of treatment and care of patients served.
_Qualifications:_ * Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing * Current RN licensure by Tennessee Board of Nursing * Current BLS certification * Completion of ACLS training within 6 months of hire. * Interpersonal skills to successfully interact with patients, guests, physicians and other employees. * Previous EP experience preferred.
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - EP Lab - PT Days (30hrs)
Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Centennial Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00001-55277