This position is eligible for a Sign On Bonus! Registered Nurses with at least two years of Critical Care RN experience are eligible to receive a $15,000 or $20,000 sign on bonus. Those relocating from more than 50 miles away will also receive up to $15,000 or $20,000 in reimbursable relocation expenses. Your Critical Care RN experience must be within the same specialty area you are hired into. Those entering fellowship programs are not eligible. Accepting the bonus requires signing a 2 or 3 year employment agreement respectfully.
Inova Alexandria Hospital is looking for a registered nurse to join our dynamic Cardiac Cath lab team. Prior experience is preferred but we would be open to training a motivated ICU or ED nurse to join our team. Cath team call is a requirement 2 weekdays per week and one weekend per month. This is a Monday-Friday position.
The Cardiac Cath Lab and Electrophysiology Lab provide state of the art treatment in Right/Left Heart Catherization and stent deployment. Other services include pacer insertion - both permanent and temporary, as well as, EP stimulation and ablation. Our Echocardiography and Vascular Services are offered in an 8 room suite. Both Transesophageal Echocardiography and Cardioversions are offered in conjunction with our anesthesiologist group.
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.
Internal Number: 48491BR
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