Cardiac Cath Lab Technician in Houston

Cardiac Cath Lab Technician
HCA Holdings, Inc.
Houston TX USA

Job Details

Updated on 2017-03-27
Cardiac Cath Lab Technician(

Job Number:

 00417-67723)

Description

 
Kingwood Medical CenterKingwood, Texas
 
Registered Nurse (RN) – Cardiac Cath Lab
 
The Cardiac Cath Lab (CCL) services are provided in four fully equipped CCL Suites and Cardiac Cath Lab Recovery (CCL-RR) by and under the direction of cardiologists and radiologists credentialed to perform diagnostic and/or interventional cardiovascular, electrophysiology, and radiology procedures.  Services are provided by outstanding clinicians and staff to both inpatients and outpatients experiencing a wide range of disease processes including those that are acute and life-threatening to those that are planned diagnostic studies.  The patients served range in age from late adolescence to geriatrics.  Types of patients requiring care (diagnostic and therapeutic modalities):
  • Diagnostic & Interventional Cardiology
  • Diagnostic & Interventional Radiology
  • Diagnostic & Interventional Neuro-radiology
  • Diagnostic & Interventional Electrophysiology and Device Implantation
 
 
Kingwood Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) –Cardiac Cath Lab.
 
Responsibilities:
  • The registered nurse must be able to operate highly technical equipment and computers
  • The registered nurse will assist with all procedures in the Cardiac Cath Lab
  • The registered nurse will be involved in scrubbing, circulating and recording cases
  • The registered nurse must be aware of the patient’s condition and status at all times throughout the procedure. 
  • The registered nurse in a case will be required to monitor and maintain a constant vigilance of essential parameters including the patients’ heart rate and rhythm, pressures, oxygen saturation, respirations.
  • The registered nurse will become fully cross-trained to all positions within the team.   
  • Skills competency is demonstrated, validated, and documented yearly for all staff members. 

Qualifications

 
Qualifications:
  • Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred
  • 2 or more years recent critical care clinical experience as an RN preferred
  • Current RN licensure by Texas Board of Nursing or a Board of Nursing from a compact state.
  • Current BLS from the American Heart Association
  • Current ACLS from the American Heart Association within 90 days of hire
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