HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse Cardiac Cath Lab (RN) in Corpus Christi, Texas
Corpus Christi Medical Center, Corpus Christi, TX
/An HCA Affiliated Hospital/
Registered Nurse (RN) - Cath Lab - Full-time
Corpus Christi Medical Center is a Health Care System including Bay Area, Doctors Regional, The Heart Hospital, Northwest Regional, Bayview Behavioral Hospital, Northshore Emergency Center, Northwest Behavioral Health Center and Radiation Oncology at Corpus Christi Cancer Center.
We are committed to the care and improvement of human life; constantly striving to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare. From caring for fragile newborns to complex cardiovascular patients, Corpus Christi Medical Center ensures the community receives the highest quality medical care available.
Corpus Christi Medical Center is a 631-bed Health Care System offering a comprehensive scope of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services, including:
24-hour Emergency Services
Behavioral Health Services
Cancer Diagnostics & Treatment
Cardiovascular Testing & Surgery
Breast Diagnostic Center
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – Level I, II, III
Maternal and Neonatal Transport
Neurosurgical and Neurological Services
Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation
Women’s Health Center
Corpus Christi Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) Cath Lab - Full-time
The Registered Nurse is responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to patients experiencing cardiac intervention upon admission to the department. The Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process in ensuring safe and competent quality patient care.
The Registered Nurse in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory supports the medical care of all patient requiring any cardiac or peripheral intervention under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the mission and objectives of the hospital. This individual maintains a complete Intraoperative record and is responsible for the patient during the pre-operative, intra-operative and immediate post operative period. This person ensures a safe environment for the patient and others, appropriately communicates with physicians, co-workers, volunteers, other hospital departments and patient family members. The nurse acts to provides care in a competent, effective and cost effective manner. The Registered Nurse is responsible for delegating nursing tasks based on the needs of the patient and the knowledge and skills of the individual selected to perform such tasks.The cath lab staff nurse shall have overtime flexibility, be able to take call as prescribed and with a thirty minute maximum response time. Must be able to assess own learning needs to enhance personal and professional development. Increases knowledge and skills related to patient care by attending workshops, formal classes, seminars and inservices.
- Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse
- Previous experience in Cath Lab preferred.
- Graduate form an accredited School of Professional Nursing
- BLS Certification
- ACLS certification within one year of employment
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Registered Nurse Cardiac Cath Lab (RN)
Location: Texas-Corpus Christi-Corpus Christi Medical Center Bay Area
Requisition ID: 08298-8131