Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Cath Lab

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 155237-1A
Date Posted: Aug 5, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center  is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

The Lahey Burlington Cath lab is an extremely busy lab. We average from 200-250 patients a month. The volume is growing and we are looking at expanding.

We are looking for someone with Critical care experience, ACLS trained, able to multitask and that is hard working and able to be a team player. The cath lab is a fast paced environment that is very innovational which makes the lab an exciting ever learning environment. We have a very close, passionate, hardworking team that doesn’t leave until the job is done and the patients care has been completed. This job is not for the faint hearted and 100% commitment is expected from the successful candidate.

Responsibilities include but are not exclusive to;

  • Excellent rhythm recognition skills.
  • Moderate sedation of a patient (airway management).
  • Supporting anesthesia for GA cases.
  • Maintaining patient safety during all types of Cath procedures, including TAVR’s, Mitra clips etc.
  • Work closely with the pre and post area to ensure the patients care is seamless
  • Document care in the EMR (EPIC experience a plus)
  • Willingness to embrace change

Qualificiations

  • BSN preferred
  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS and ACLS certification required
  • At least 1 year of previous of Nursing experience in acute care or sub-acute setting required
  • Critical Care and Telemetry experience preferred
  • Current Massachusetts registered Nurse license required.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC skills
  • Lifting 75 lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 lbs

 

 

Shift

Shifts:   07.00-17.30 for orientation- 3 month orientation with a preceptor

               1 weekend in 5 for on call, once orientation is complete.

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.