RN Cath Lab
This professional staff person is responsible for performing assessments, developing a plan of care, implementing and evaluating the care. The LVN/RN administers medications and treatments as ordered by physicians and in keeping with the current clinical nursing practice. The LVN/RN is responsible for directing, monitoring and evaluating the care delegated to non-licensed personnel. As a member of the interdisciplinary care team, the LVN/RN works collaboratively with the other members to assure the safe and accurate delivery of care. In addition, the LVN/RN performs a range of technical services in a cross-functional mode to comprehensively serve patient needs. Assumes, under the direction of the Laboratory, responsibility for patient specimen testing, quality control, quality improvement, and equipment maintenance.
Current Texas RN License or licensure from a state within the Nursing Compact. Successful completion of AHA approved course in BLS and ACLS required upon hire.
"Essential Technical/Motor Skills:
Ability to manipulate various types of electronic and clinical equipment, adjust and troubleshoot monitoring equipment, IV infusions, and computer equipment. Ability to operate specialty equipment related to area of expertise and to perform computer tasks at a ""user’s"" level.