Travel Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)
- Sep 02, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12985739 Job Description & Requirements
Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)
StartDate: 10/02/2017Available Shifts: 10 D Pay Rate: $47.00 - 50.00
St. Joseph Hospital is a values-based Catholic health care provider with a tradition of and commitment to excellence, based on the vision of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange.
St. Joseph Hospital has become the largest and one of the busiest hospitals in Orange County, and the hospital of choice in our service area. The hospital's strong belief in the intrinsic dignity of each person commits us to providing quality health care through the integration of best practices, a focus on leading-edge research, investment in the latest medical technology and responsiveness to community needs.
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.
CA RN license
BLS AND ACLS required
A picturesque California town, the city of Orange has been selected as a backdrop for countless movies and television shows, and it is no wonder why. With its charming old town district and tree-lined parks and lakes, not to mention proximity to the beach, travelers from all over the country find Orange a difficult place to leave. Head down to sunny Southern California to experience it for yourself.
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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