RN Cardiac Cath Lab/PACU
Location:
San Jose , California
Posted:
October 22, 2017
Reference:
03360-18878
About Good Samaritan Hospital
Good Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Recognized nationally for quality and safety, it has an 'A' from The Leapfrog Group and has been voted a "Family Favorite" hospital for more than ten years. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center.

We're hiring top talent today to join an outstanding, hardworking Cardiac Cath Lab Nursing team that strive for excellence in servicing our patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining our team? Apply online now.

Schedule : 1.0, (40 hours per week), Shift: - Days, rotating weekends.

Internal Posting Period: September 29, 2017 - October 5, 2017

Under general supervision, provides clinically competent, professional nursing care in accordance with the multi-disciplinary plan of care and physician orders. Uses nursing process, including assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation, to deliver and document patient care.
Qualifications:
QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum job criteria including educational requirements, licensure, registration, certification and equivalencies, and work experience. All educational and degrees must be from an accredited institution.

Education:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required
B.A. / B.S. preferred

License/Certifications:
California Registered Nurse License
BLS Certification
ACLS Certification
NIH Stroke Scale Certification

Experience:
One (1) year of full-time equivalent or more prior experience in a cardiac cath lab, critical care experience, and or similar nursing experience in interventional procedures.

Skills/Abilities/Knowledge:
Knowledge of desk top computers, infusion pumps, non-invasive vital sign monitoring equipment.
Able to handle multiple priorities, independent decision making, critical thinker and works alone effectively as needed.
Manage stress appropriately.
Handle multiple priorities.
Make decisions under pressure.
Work with a diverse mix of people.
Manage anger/fear/hostility/violence of others appropriately.
Work in areas that are crowded.
Manage internal and external customers effectively.
Verbal Communications skills.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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