RN - Good Samaritan Hospital - Cardiovascular Lab - Part-time **may consider new graduates

Lebanon, PA | Nursing | Tracking Code: 44702

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General Summary:

RN - Cardiovascular Lab.  RN Provides care, assessment prior, during and post-procedural instruction to patients.  Prepares and maintains all pertinent information related to procedures.

This position is Prep/Recovery position for post cath, EP and peripheral vascular case and does not include procedural responsibilities.  Will provide relief to the day shift staff. 

 

This position is eligible for incentives.

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Duties and Responsibilities:

The following are essential job accountabilities:

 

   1   Provides general nursing care and personal care assistance to patients. 

   2   Obtains nursing histories, assesses patient’s conditions, and develops individual care plans for patients. 

   3   Acts as a patient educator, explains procedure and answers questions prior to procedure.   

   4   Cleans and prepares patient bay areas between patients, along with monitoring, and restocking supplies.   

   5   Prepares patient for procedure.   

   6   Maintains aseptic technique; actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic techniques. 

   7   Assists in patient care related activities such as starting IVs and shaving groin areas.   

   8   Administers postprocedural care by monitoring hemodynamic status along with observing for continued hemostasis and postprocedural complications. 

   9   Provides health care instructions/education along with discharge teaching to patient and family members. 

10   Performs a variety of nursing administrative duties. 

11   Prepares and maintains patient records with appropriate documentation.

 

Required Skills

RN License in Pennsylvania

ACLS and BLS

BSN preferred

Required Experience

Previous critical care or telemetry experience preferred

Previous cath lab experience preferred.

 

 

 


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WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Formed in 1813, Lebanon is a quaint city of 25,700 residents. The area, rich in heritage and the small-town charm of yesteryear, features sites on the National Register of Historic Places, museums, scenic parks and recreation facilities, performing arts theaters, artists' studios, a farmers' market and dining establishments for all tastes.

Life in Lebanon County offers affordable housing and options for pursuing higher education. Residents can find local employment in manufacturing, retail, arts and entertainment, healthcare and service sectors. Located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lebanon is within an easy driving distance to Harrisburg, Lancaster, Reading and York. (Patient population: 140,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Kimberly Brister
Kimberly Brister
Director, Talent Acquisition
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