RN - Cardiac Cath Lab
Palms West Hospital FTE 0.8
Loxahatchee, FL 33470
Since 1986, Palms West Hospital has celebrated excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art 204-bed facility, centrally located in Palm Beach County, offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to elective, major, and emergency surgeries. Palms West Hospital has a dedicated Pediatric ER and full-service Children's Hospital, offering dozens of pediatric healthcare services in one child-friendly place.
Located on a spacious 94-acre campus in Palm Beach County, the surrounding areas are: Wellington, which is a community known for its abundant parks, quality schools, attractive neighborhoods and equestrian interests. Royal Palm Beach, is 10 miles west of the Atlantic Ocean and is located in the central part of Palm Beach County which is in the Southeastern part of the State. Loxahathee located in Palm Beach County Florida is known for its large acreage parcels, new homes, and equestrian community
Palms West Hospital is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for four consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!
We are looking for a dedicated, passionate RN for our Cardiac Cath Lab Department. This position requires a Licensed Registered Professional Nurse, who provides patient care as part of a multi-disciplinary team based on national standards, and utilizing the nursing process. The RN is responsible and accountable for the delivery of specialized nursing care in all phases of the Cardiovascular Laboratory. The RN is expected to be competent in the following area of clinical practice: Performs Diagnostic and Interventional cardiac procedures, assists in the performance of Permanent Pacemaker Insertions and ICD Implantations, and may need to should be able to assist as a Scrub RN. Additional responsibilities include: assisting with TEE procedures, Cardioversion procedures, Cardiac Stress test and PICC line insertions,
The registered nurse also is responsible for the direction and supervision of assigned personnel delivering said patient care. When taking call for the purpose of emergencies, he/she will respond for cases of both, Cardiac Cath patients as well as patients with urgent Vascular Access needs.
We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing preferred
Current State of Florida Registered RN License, or
Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida State Licensing Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing eligibility and duration provisions)
Current BLS and ACLS Certification via American Heart Association
Advanced certifications (i.e. CEN, TNCC, etc.) preferred
Minimum of 3 - 5 years of nursing experience preferred,
2 yrs required 1 of which must be in an ICU, CCU, Cath Lab or ER.
Strongly prefer a RN who can perform "scrub" duties in addition to the RN Cath Lab Duties; or the willingness to cross train in proper Cath Lab Scrub techniques
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds