Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiovascular Prep and Recovery Unit (CPRU) - PRN
Company: Round Rock Medical Center HCA Healthcare
Location: Round Rock
Posted on: March 17, 2019
Description SHIFT: PRN SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem St. David's Round Rock Medical Center is part of St. David's HealthCare , one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2014. With 171 beds, the hospital's comprehensive services include advanced cardiac care at the Heart Hospital of Austin at St. David's Round Rock-the first specialized cardiac facility in Williamson County-with the only Hybrid Operating Room (OR) in the county; as well as emergency services in a 24-hour emergency department, including advanced trauma care with a Level II Trauma Center; St. David's Urgent Care Round Rock; and St. David's Emergency Center in Cedar Park. St. David's Round Rock Medical Center is also known for providing advanced orthopedic and robotic services, among other complex specialties. In 2016, the hospital received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence from Healthgrades and also earned a national distinction for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group . RN for Pre/Post procedure care in multi-modality, high acuity Cardiovascular Prep and Recovery Unity (CPRU). Duties include pre/post patient care associated with diagnostic & interventional cardiac & vascular procedures, interventional radiology, and electrophysiology. Other duties include moderate sedation, TEE, CVN, Dobutamine Stress Testing (PRN), point of care testing (POCT), and opportunities to learn PICC insertion procedures. Call is not mandatory but available, which covers weekend sedation and Dobutamine stress testing PRN. Additionally, possible IABP and Impella maintenance care; post procedure when bridging patients for hospital admission . Position Summary The CPRU Lab Registered Nurse is responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to patients with a broad range of illnesses. The RN is responsible for daily operations in the Cardiac Cath Lab pre/post recovery, admission/assessment of patients, medication administration, direct and indirect patient care, circulating diagnostic and interventional cases, hemodynamic monitoring and scrubbing cases. Other departmental duties as assigned, such as: ordering supplies/maintaining inventory, providing appropriate information towards future needs and actively supports process improvement within the Cardiology Department. Maintains an active marketing profile for the facility and physicians. Maintain professional standards and seeks professional growth. Providing care to patients ranging from adolescence, adult to geriatric, utilizing in accordance with the medical staff within the organizational structure, philosophy, and goals and objectives of the Cardiology Department and Round Rock Medical Center. Qualifications Education and Experience Required: Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing Minimum of 1-year Critical Care and/or ED experience Preferred: 3-5 years Critical Care experience and/or 1-year diagnostic experience Ventilator experience License & Certifications Required: Current RN Licensure from the State of Texas. If Compact Licensed, Texas License must be obtained within 90 days of hire. BLS, ACLS
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