Travel Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)
- New Port Richey,FL
- Sep 06, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13031969 Job Description & Requirements
Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D/E Pay Rate: $31.00 - 34.00
- 236 bed community hospital with all private rooms
- Gulf Coast location, 1 hour north of St Petersburg
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.
- Current FL license
- Intra-aortic balloon pump experience, EKOS,etc
- ACLS, BLS
About the Facility
By focusing on patient-centered care, The Joint Commission recognized this state-of-the-art, all-private room hospital as an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center and received praise for key quality measures including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care. It is a proud affiliate of the HCA and has expanded its operations into two facilities that are located in Florida's Pasco County. The hospital's experienced staff offers a wide variety of services including behavioral health and minimally invasive robotic surgeries.
When you go to this 4.6 mile city, which borders with the Gulf of Mexico and is located 30 miles northwest of Tampa, you will get a mix of the beaches and nature. Visitors go to the restaurants, enjoy the fabulous shopping, the festivals and the recreational sports. In the 1920's this petite town became a haven for celebrities who moved there from Hollywood. There's even a river that flows through New Port Richey!
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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