Registered Nurse Cardiac Stress Test PRN Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    7/18/2019
  • Job ID:
    19009061
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    Yes, 50 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Job Description


Description
Registered Nurse Cardiac Stress Test PRN AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Location Address: 7050 Gall Blvd, Zephyrhills, FL 33541

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Zephyrhills:
  • AdventHealth Zephyrhills Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award
  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018
  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group
  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades
  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission
Work Hours/Shift:
PRN/ Days

You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Demonstrates knowledge of cardiac monitoring; Identifies dysrhythmias and treats appropriately based upon ACLS protocol.
  • Able to perform head to toe assessments on all patients and reassessments as per policy.
  • Ability to adequately assess and reassess pain.  Utilizes appropriate pain management techniques.  Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.
  • Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medication/healthcare errors.
  • Follows the five medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors.
  • Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning; family is included in teaching s appropriate.
  • Demonstrates extensive knowledge of cardiac stress tests:  treadmill, chemical stress test, nuclear stress test, stress echocardiogram and tilt table.
Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Two or more years of experience in critical care/cardiac care
  • Current ACLS and BCLS certifications
  • EKG
Job Summary:
Provides direct patient care in the cardiac care department; Monitors patients during procedures/exercises for the detection of cardiac and pulmonary abnormalities; Communicates with the physicians about changes in the patient’s clinical condition including laboratory tests, results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology;  Is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition and response to treatment; Additionally, is able to perform general nursing duties in related departments with adequate supervision; Participates in performance improvement and Kaizen activities.  This position description is intended to describe the general nature and work responsibilities of the position.  Employees are required to comply with policies and procedures of AdventHealth Zephyrhills as well as to perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.  All job responsibilities are subject to change as deemed necessary by FHZ Administration.  The essential duties of the position have been determined as of the effective date of this position description.  This position description may be supplemented and/or modified as changes to the position occur. 

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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