Cardiac Rehab Registered Nurse (Rn), PRN

HCA Denver , CO 80208

Posted 5 days ago

Well known as a Denver institution and a 9th Avenue landmark for more than 60 years, Rose Medical Center has earned a reputation as Denver's "Baby Hospital" while becoming a leader in comprehensive women's services, internal medicine, endoscopy, heart and vascular care, orthopedics and total joint replacement, bariatric surgery, sports medicine and aesthetic surgery.

Cardiac rehabilitation in Denver, Colorado

  • 2-3 shifts a month regularly, more if vacations are planned.

  • Working 8 hour shifts 7-3:30 and/or 8:30-5.

Rose Medical Center's Heart & Vascular Center is committed to not only providing initial treatment for our patients with heart problems, but being by their side as they recover. As part of our comprehensive cardiac services, we offer a cardiac rehabilitation program that aims to help patients in Denver, Colorado who have been treated for:

  • Chest pain

  • Coronary artery bypass surgery

  • Coronary stenting

  • Heart attack

  • Heart valve surgery

Our cardiac rehabilitation program is designed to help patients maintain their heart health, gain strength and stamina, return to work faster, lower blood pressure and exercise in a safe, supervised setting.

Position Summary:

The Registered Nurse demonstrates knowledge and skills in the care of Cardiac Rehabilitation patients. The position performs inpatient and out patient cardiac rehabilitation services.

  • The delivery of care is based on criteria that is age appropriate and is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety, and learning needs of the individual patients.

  • The Registered Nurse may be asked to float to areas other than his/her assigned service area, and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency.

  • The Registered Nurse performs delegated duties consistent with the scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care at Rose Medical Center.

  • Perform Lab testing as assigned based on protocol of each test, documenting results and communicating criticals as defined.

  • Complete competency as required.

  • Follow lab testing safety guidelines, maintenance and QC completion/documentation, and proficiency testing as assigned.

  • Follow "good lab practice" in testing and initiate corrective action as issues occur with test system or result.

  • Educational records (diploma or transcript) are mandatory for staff performing non-waived testing.

Licensure/Certification/Registration:

RN License in the State of Colorado. Current BLS and ACLS certification through American Heart Association.

Education:

Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing. BSN is desirable. Certification, experience, or training equivalent to those specified for an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for " Cardiovascular Nurse" or "Exercise Specialist" by the American College of Sports Medicine, (ACSM).

Experience:

One year experience in critical care or cardiac rehabilitation.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1.Demonstrates good organizational skills.
2.Provides safe and appropriate patient care within the Standards of Nursing Practice at Rose Medical Center.
3.Displays appropriate judgement and problem solving skills.
4.Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.
5.Basic knowledge of exercise physiology, nutrition, cardiac risk factor and behavioral modification strategies, counseling techniques, and uses of educational programs as applied to cardiovascular rehabilitation services.
6.Ability to perform cardiovascular physical assessments, accurately interpret clinical data, and triage medical care as appropriate.
7.Leads inpatient and outpatient exercise sessions while maintaining exercise guidelines for individual patients.
8.Ability to develop educational materials and educate patients.
9.Knowledge of body composition methods and cardiac monitoring.


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