Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Cath Lab

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 162241-1A
Date Posted: Jul 21, 2020
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

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

 

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

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

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