Fairview Southdale (Edina, MN) has an Cardiovascular Imaging RN position available to help fill in for pre -planned and last minutes needs working with our Outpatient department providing procedural work for cardiology procedures supporting patients undergoing non-invasive cardiac testing, MRI, CT, Pharmacological nuclear imaging and transthoracic echocardiograms. Working as a team with the physician and technicians we perform non-invasive exams for patients in our department (including inpatient ED and ICU). Cardiology is a, fast-paced, complex environment offering advanced learning opportunities for the right candidate while partnering with an experienced multidisciplinary team. Working as an RN at Fairview Southdale Hospital you will work among the top healthcare professionals in the nation, providing high quality care with a focus on patient safety and a team supported environment.
The schedule for this CV Cardiovascular RN position is:
This is a day position, 48 hours per two weeks, benefit eligible.
If your skills and experience appear to align with those of the position, you may be asked to participate in a pre-recorded video interview.
The recorded video interviews are reviewed by our hiring team and provide the reviewers with insights on the skills, attributes and experiences you possess that will allow you to be successful in your role.
You will be notified by email or phone if selected for the next stage of our recruitment process. At any time, you may also check your application status online in your Fairview applicant profile at this link .
RN is responsible for managing the care of the each patient beginning with pre-procedure assessment, IV start, post-procedure, and patient education followed by procedural conscious sedation and monitoring, specimen collection and hands on assistance during the procedure.The Registered Nurse is responsible for the planning, delivery, and evaluation of nursing care for all assigned patient population(s). The RN is responsible for performing these responsibilities in accordance with all policy, procedures, professional practice guidelines and the MN Nurse Practice Act. The RN coordinates care with members of the health care team and delegates responsibilities to others as appropriate. Other duties within the department assigned are scheduling the patients for procedures, patient assessment with complications, and IV starts within other modalities.
Initiates timely interventions to prevent, correct and minimize risk to the patient.
Assumes accountability for coordinating and monitoring all aspects of care
Identifies emergent situations and initiates resuscitation measures are warranted
Manages sedation in adult patients
Nursing Theory and practice
Patient assessment skills
Knowledge and skills related to ECG interpretation and management of dysrhythmias
Knowledge of IV medications
Knowledge and skills related to sedation continuum
Critical Thinking skills
Knowledge of Inventory control - Responsible for the proper maintenance, care and preparation of supplies and equipment used in the department for invasive procedures.
Knowledge of Specimen care - Properly identifies and prepares patient specimens for the lab.
Computer Application abilities - Utilizes EPIC and Pyxis system and the Radiology information/PACS system.
Provides care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner that is sensitive to patients and familys diversity, preserving their autonomy, dignity and rights.
Conducts ongoing assessments as determined by patients condition and/or the hospital policies, procedures or protocols and reprioritizes care accordingly.
Pain Management including; administer medications, record, assess and observe patient progress, reactions and symptoms.
Post procedural oral sedation teaching and discharge instructions are an important part of our patient care
Establish and implement nursing care plans for each patient through assessment, development, activation, evaluation and discharge.
Organize, assign and supervise duties and responsibilities of other staff members as a team leader; orient and teach new staff members of the nursing team and students.
Maintains confidentiality in matters related to patient, family and facility.
Participate in non-clinical assignments, which may include serving on special committees
Current BLS and ACLS certification with American Heart Association as a Health Care Provider (or ACLS obtained within orientation period )
Current MN RN License or by start date
Previous Critical Care experience
Minimum 1 year of experience as RN in PACU, ICU, ED, Imaging, IR or other critical care areas, including experience with advanced airways and telemetry
Prefer previous and current RN experience in Cardiology procedures
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