Catholic Health Initiatives RN Registered Nurse Clinic II - Iowa Heart Center Laurel - FT .9 (Days) in DES MOINES, Iowa
RN Registered Nurse Clinic II - Iowa Heart Center Laurel - FT .9 (Days)
Under direction, provides
professional nursing care for adult clinic patients following Iowa Heart Center’s (IHC) established standards and
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :
Performs general and cardiac nursing care topatients. Administers prescribedprocedures, medications, and treatments in accordance with nursing standards.
Conducts and assesses medical and intervalhistory interviews with patients.
Provides patient and family education anddocuments in medical record.
Performs phone triage, assesses and communicatesneeds to physician as needed.
Acts as problem solver as it relates to patient,family, physician issues according to protocol.
Reads and researches patient records, charts andPractice Manager system for other pertinent information. May dictate historyand physical, consults and other professional related letters.
Reviews and reports pertinent test(s) andoutside examination results, scrutinizes for needed follow-up;communicates to Physician.
Participates in professional developmentactivities and maintains professional certifications.
Maintains practice standards in regard toQuality Improvement and OSHA
Performs various procedures and tests accordingto department guidelines.
Schedules admissions and outpatient procedures,and obtains consents.
Responsible for meeting all IHC RN competencies.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :
Current licensureas R.N., state of Iowaor compact state.
Basic LifeSupport (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider certified or obtained by the end of the orientation period(approximately six (6) weeks).
Proof of completion of Mandatory ReporterDependent Adult Abuse training within three (3) months of hire.
ACLS within 6 months of hire
Three years of RN nursing experiencerequired. Two years of critical careexperience or clinical cardiac equivalent experience required.
Level I Cardiac Arrhythmia class completionwithin 6 months
Level II 12 Lead EKG class completion within 1year
Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-IHC LAUREL
Daily Schedule Days
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2018-R0180460
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.