Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)

  1. Tallahassee,FL
  2. Sep 12, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13173350 Job Description & Requirements
Cardiac Catheterization Lab Nurse - (Cath Lab RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D/E Pay Rate: $26.00 - 28.00

The respected team members of this Catheterization Lab are looking for a team-playing, caring RN to join their ranks. The ideal candidate will bring experience, passion, and innovation to their position. With a care-giving model based on high-level patient outcomes, this unit seeks a well-regarded Cath Lab RN to become a member of this driven team of caregivers.
- 240 bed community hospital, opened in 2003. Meditech charting.
- 5 bed unit, with typical procedures inlcluding caths, PCI, pacemaker/defib placement, perif vascular, interv radiology procedures.
- FL Panhandle location, short drive to numerous beach areas


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.

Required Qualifications
- Current FL license
- Interventional cath lab and conscious sedation experience
- ACLS, BLS


About the Facility
Since its inception in 1979, this acute care hospital located in Tallahassee, Florida has served its patients in the Big Bend community. This 198-bed facility is fully accredited and owned by the Hospital Corporation of America, featuring an accredited chest pain center. The hospital's experienced staff offers a wide variety of services including comprehensive breast, cancer, emergency, heart and vascular, and surgical services.

Facility Location
Situated only 20 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico, Florida's state capital offers an intriguing blend of old and new. With its beautifully restored 19th century homes, peaceful gardens, tree-lined avenues and Florida State University campus, this picturesque town has plenty to offer visitors and residents alike.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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