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Cardiac Catherization Nurse
A busy, well-respected community hospital is currently looking to add an experienced and dynamic Interventional Radiology and Cath Lab Nurses to join their fantastic Cardiovascular Program.
This hospital has a well-established and well-respected cardiovascular program that includes a great ER team, Cath Lab, Interventional Radiology and Non-Invasive Cardiology. In addition, their other services are award-winning, including a Family Birth Center, busy OR and extended rehabilitation services.
The Cath Lab Nurse will work in a busy lab that has two suites. Nurses must have 1 year of cath lab or other interventional cardiology experience. The ideal candidate will have experience in, and be very comfortable with, catheterizations, angioplasty, inserting pacemakers and other invasive cardiac procedures. Balloon pump experience and interventional radiology experience is a big plus!
The Cardiac Catherization Nurse will prepare patients for procedures, ready equipment for use and attend to all patient needs before, during and after the cardiac procedure. The Cath Lab Nurse will also educate patients and provide accurate explanation of medications, exams, instructions and answer any questions or concerns of patient or their family.
The position is located in a southern Illinois community that offers a low cost of living, friendly community and plentiful amenities. It is also not far from St Louis, for those wanting to live near a larger city.
The Cath Lab Nurse will include a great salary, benefits and an opportunity to join a fantastic cardiac team.