We are seeking a full time Day shift Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist for the Cardiac Cath Lab at Inova Loudoun Hospital! Primary hours are 7:30a-4pm, Monday through Friday with on call requirements.
Technical Expertise: Assists the physician with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the cath lab with the preparation of the sterile field, selection and preparation of instruments and supplies, manipulation of cardiac catheters, guidewires, etc. and injection of contrast media; administration of medications, including moderate sedation, as directed by the physician
Clinical Practice and Case Management: Provides safe and therapeutic care in a holistic and caring way.
Incorporates differences into the provision of care. Integrates knowledge, skill and experiences to meet the needs of the patient.
Teamwork: Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others.
Has respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines. Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes.
Quality/Best Practice: Uses standards and guidelines for cost-effective care delivery. Incorporates data and information to continuously improve care and practice to enhance outcomes.
Professional Development: Ensures improvement in practice by assuming responsibility for self development in life-long learning.
Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice, serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Leadership skills demonstrated in decision making and problem solving.
Requires: 1 year of experience in an interventional Cardiac Cath Lab or Electrophysiology Lab performing Cardio Invasive Specialist duties. Previous scrub experience highly preferred.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
BLS certification, ACLS within 90 days of hire.
Must be licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Registered Nurse
Effective verbal and written communication skills, and computer skills n/a
required. Proficient in English
Inova Health System