CHI St. Vincent, a regional health network serving Arkansas, is part of CommonSpirit Health. We have served Arkansas since 1888 with a history of many firsts. Together with more than 4,500 coworkers, 1,000 medical staff, and 500 volunteers, we consistently receive praise for care advancements.
CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health in 2019. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.
CHI St Vincent North has 69 beds and offers a small-town feeling of family and camaraderie. We have a strong neuro and cardiac focus.
Reporting to the Nurse Manager of Cardiovascular Services, the Cath (Catheterization) Lab RN will play a crucial role in providing patient care within this unit. An exciting aspect of this opening is the wide range of people you'll get to work with. Beyond the team of Cardiologists, the Cath Lab RN will also get to work in collaboration with CVRN and CCRN Cardiac Critical Care Nurses, Catheterization Laboratory Technologists, and of course an amazing team of Cath Lab Registered Nurses.
Joining this busy Cath Lab and Cardiovascular Services unit will offer the Cath Nurse ample opportunities to contribute to superior patient care, grow skills and experience, and work under a tenured and compassionate Nursing Manager.
CHI St. Vincent provides you with the same level of care you provide to others. We care about our employees well-being and offer benefits that complement and support your work/life balance.
We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:*
Free Premium Membership to our Care@Work program to help employees with child care, pet care, senior caregivers, housekeepers & more.
Flexible spending accounts
Voluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identity Theft
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Tuition Assistance for career growth and development
Matching 401(k) and 457(b) Retirement Programs
The Cath Lab RN will play an important role in the direction and quality of patient care in the Cath Lab. Strong experience with the technology and techniques of Cardiac Catheterization is required, as is knowledge of Cath Unit Operations and Standards of Practice. Primary among your responsibilities will be scrubbing and circulating various patient cases, but you'll also get valuable experience in maintaining lab supplies and inventory, contributing to quality improvement processes, and having a distinguished voice in nursing operations.
Monitoring patients' conditions and assessing their needs in the cath lab
Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients
Administering patients' medications and providing treatments according to physicians' orders
Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families
Current Registered Nurse (RN) license that allows you to practice in our state
At least 6 months experience as a Registered Nurse, preferably in the cath lab
Basic Life Support (BLS) required
Must be able to participate in rotating call schedule
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