Registered Nurse - Interventional Radiology

  • St. Luke's Health System
  • Boise, ID, USA
  • Feb 23, 2021
Part time Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Overview

St. Luke’s Health System in Boise is seeking a Part Time RN (0.8 FTE) to join our Interventional Radiology team.

 

The RN will assist in pre-admission history and physical compliance, pre-procedure calls to patients to identify special needs or risks, provide needed information, and ensure patient understanding of preparation and follow-up. This position prepares and evaluates patient teaching materials, ensures that the patient’s rights are respected and protected, acts as a representative to institutional/divisional/departmental committees.

 

The RN will also participates in administering medications during various IR procedures when required including agents for sedation/analgesia and monitors the effects of vasoactive medications and administers advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) medications during emergencies.

Responsibilities

  • Identifies patient needs and determines priorities for care through assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation.
  • Develops, implements and coordinates individualized plan of care for patients assigned through initial and on-going assessments.
  • Initiates assessment based on the patient's problems or needs, the physician's medical diagnosis, and the functional health framework.
  • Performs therapeutic nursing interventions.
  • Manages care of patients.
  • Documents care based on standards of care and practice, patient acuity, and/or clinical priorities
  • Advocates for evidence-based practice care standards and supports adoption of evidence-based practices and innovations in care delivery.
  • Provides patient centric care in alignment with professional nursing practice model.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor's of Nursing Degree
  • Experience: 0 years’ experience
  • Licenses/Certifications: Current RN licensure from the State of Practice

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in Interventional Radiology is ideal
  • A minimum of 2 years in ED or Critical Care (IU, CCU) with IV sedation

Specialty

Interventional Radiology