RN - Cardiac Prep Recovery

  • PeaceHealth
  • Bellingham, WA, USA
  • Aug 31, 2021
Part time Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking an RN - Cardiac Prep Recovery for a Part-Time, Variable position.  Two 12 hour shifts 06-1830 and four 10 hour shifts 11-2130. Hourly compensation starts at $34.45, more depending on experience.

JOB SUMMARY

Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families, and all members of the care delivery team.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

  1. Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care needs.
  2. Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
  3. Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
  4. Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
  5. Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental, and infection prevention program.
  6. Performs other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:

 

  • Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
  • BSN preferred.
  • Specialty certification preferred.

 

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

 

  • Two years of acute medical/surgical nursing experience required; cardiovascular and telemetry experience required.
  • Current skills in arterial and venous sheath management of Radial and Femoral access required.
  • Ability to provide conscious sedation.
  • Current experience in Stress echo and Dobutamine echo preferred.
  • Demonstrated competence in the area of expertise.
  • Must meet all training requirements for the specific department.
  • This is a unit that may be required to take a call.

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

 

  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
  • ACLS required at date of hire.

 

OTHER SKILLS:

 

  • Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
  • Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures
  • Basic computer skills

 

ST. JOSEPH PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Work requires active physical exertion up to 66% of the time
  • Ability to lift, push, pull objects weighing 75 lbs or less.
  • Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more. Work may involve exposure to hazardous medication and/or chemicals and sharp instruments.
  • Job duties require intense concentration and attention to detail up to 34-65% of work time.

 

This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.

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For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

Job ID: 2746
Location: Bellingham, WA
Work Type: Part-Time
Shift: Variable
Shift Length: 12 Hours
FTE: 0.80
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Specialty

Cardiac Nursing