Registered Nurse (RN) - Cath Lab - Weekdays Only
Company: Hospital Corporation of America
Location: Round Rock, Texas
Posted: November 08, 2017
Reference ID: 06240-56748
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 .
The Cardiac Cath 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, 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.
Education and Experience
Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing
Minimum of 1-year Critical Care and/or Cath Lab experience
3-5 years Critical Care experience and/or 1-year diagnostic and interventional Cath Lab experience
License / Certifications
Current RN Licensure from the State of Texas. If Compact Licensed, must obtain Texas License within 90 days of hire
BLS, ACLS within the first 6 months of employment.
Preferred: RCIS and/or CCRN
Available within 30 minutes to unit when on call