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Nurse - Catheterization Laboratory Job

Job Number: RIH11431

Job Title: Cath Lab Nurse

Department: Cardiovascular Lab - 1012902

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Current Licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Rhode Island or in another state that participates in the Nurse Licensure Compact. BLS and ACLS required, Baccalaureate in Nursing preferred. Visual and aural acuity to monitor patient status. On-call assignment with requirement to arrive within 30 minutes of emergency call activation. Three to five years RN experience preferably in Intensive Care, Cath Lab or Emergency Room setting.
The Registered Nurse Cardiac Cath Lab working in the Pre and Post Area Holding Unit and Procedure Rooms under the general supervision of the Clinical Manager (or designee) implements, supervises and evaluates the nursing care of each patient using the nursing process and in accordance with established hospital and departmental policies and procedures. From admission to discharge, plans with consideration of the aging process throughout the life span, including all developmental stages as well as cultural patterns.