Grand Strand Health is a part of the national HCA healthcare network. Grand Strand Health is a multi-facility health system located on the beautiful coast of South Carolina. Grand Strand Health is comprised of a 325-bed acute care hospital, which is a designated Level I trauma center and has the only cardiac surgery program, neurosurgery program and pediatric intensive care unit in Horry and Georgetown counties. Grand Strand Health also has two freestanding ER facilities (South Stand Medical Center and North Strand ER) and outpatient medical services (Advanced Wound Center, The Breast Center, Carolina Forest Imaging Center, South Strand Medical Center). Affiliated with Grand Strand Health are a number of physician practices that provide heart & vascular care, spine & neuro care, surgical care and primary care. Grand Strand Health is a teaching hospital and has expanded its residency programs to include five specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Internal Medicine and Transitional Year. These quality-focused services work together to provide excellence in medical care to residents in our communities.
Position Summary: The Electrophysiology (EP Lab) Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for overall care and evaluation of patients having procedures performed in the EP lab. These duties include circulating and/or monitoring patients having device implant procedures, electrophysiology studies, ablations, tilt table procedures, vascular procedures and any other heart related procedures performed in the EP Lab. The care and evaluation shall include medication administration, assessment, physician assistance and any other duties which may not be specifically related to nursing functions. Job may involve being crossed trained for procedures performed in the cardiac catheterization lab. The job may include transporting patients, clerical work and any other duties the coordinator / manager deem necessary. Job may include supervision of students at the discretion of the area supervisor.
Licensure: Current valid license under Compact License Agreement
Education/Training: Graduate of a NLN accredited school of nursing, BLS - Healthcare provider. ACLS preferred and required within six months of hire date and maintained.
Experience: 2 years of Acute Care Experience Required; Cath Lab or EP Lab preferred
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Other Attributes: Effective communication skills; both orally and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem solving skills.
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