Travel Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)
- Sep 02, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12985144 Job Description & Requirements
Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D/E/N Pay Rate: $32.00 - 35.00
Cath lab RN needed for ASAP start. 13 week assignment. 10 hour shifts 4 days/week. 1-2 weekends of call during 6 week period, including weekends and holidays.
The role of the cardiac catheterization lab nurse (cath lab RN) is to administer care for heart disease and heart attack patients by obtaining visual diagnostics of the arteries of the heart, identifying blockages, assisting the physician during procedures, and monitoring the patient’s status at other times. The cath lab nurse may also help administer interventional procedures like cardiac catheterizations, angioplasties, pacemaker and/or defibrillator implantation, and related interventional or diagnostic procedures. Cath lab RNs must be highly specialized and work to stay abreast of the latest techniques in cardiac medicine.
Must be Cath Lab trained with Peripheral experience. Do not call the facility or unit directly! Tobacco free campus - nicotine test required. *Applicants within a 75 mile radius of the facility and/or applicants that have worked for any WHS facility in the last 2
A city belonging to the so-called "Mountain Empire," Kingsport is situated in along the scenic Holston River. Kingsport possesses a rich performing arts community, including an arts guild and ballet. The Symphony of the Mountains is a group that performs around the city and region, and is revered by residents and visitors alike. The city is home to a lot of shopping options, with both small businesses and chains represented. Be sure to head downtown to check out the stellar variety of antique shops and jewelers. Bays Mountain Park offers great summer recreation options for the whole family, with picnic areas, day hikes and a zip-line. For more adventurous types, there's white water rafting.
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
- Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
- Medical plans with dental and vision
- Complimentary, high-quality private housing
- 401(k) and flex spending options
- Life insurance
- Accident and short-term disability coverage
- Free continuing education (CE) courses
- Travel allowances
- Guaranteed pay program
- Tuition discount program
- Referral bonuses
About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.
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