Cath Lab Nurse

Requisition ID
2022-273121
Department
Cardiac Catheterization Services
Hours / Pay Period
24
Shift
12 Hour Day
Standard Hours
0600-1000 start / Call Required
Facility / Process Level : Name
Mercy General Hospital
Location
CA-SACRAMENTO

Overview

Nestled in the heart of East Sacramento Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital is a 313 bed acute care facility that provides a wide range of services with special advocacy for the poor and underserved. Mercy General is home to the nationally ranked Alex G. Spanos Heart & Vascular Institute. Key achievements and recognitions include: from the Joint Commission; Advanced Joint Replacement Spine Center of Excellence Primary Stroke Center Ventricular Assist Device and Chest Pain Certification. Other accolades include CMS 5 stars Practice Green Health 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Level 4 Epilepsy Center and Opioid Stewardship Honor Roll. Mercy General Hospital is proud to foster inclusion and diversity as part of our mission vision and values.

Responsibilities

As our Cath Lab Nurse at Mercy General Hospital, you’ll care for patients who may have life-threatening cardiac events or conditions.

 

You’ll never have the same day twice as your patients’ needs evolve. That’s why you must be adaptable and detail-oriented, observing vitals and reporting the warning signs early to our multidisciplinary team of cardiologists, EKG techs, and other cardiovascular professionals. 

 

Your success in this role comes from your enthusiasm to go the extra mile for your patients and your strong assessment skills. To further support your nursing career, we offer continuing education opportunities to help you advance your clinical nursing skills. 

 

Mercy General is a 313 bed non-profit facility providing quality health care to patients and communities in and around Sacramento, California. We are part of CommonSpirit Health which operates 139 hospitals and more than 1,000 care sites across 21 states, making our services accessible to nearly 1 in 4 U.S. residents.

 

If you are committed to social justice, health equity, and prepared to deliver care in new, innovative ways, you belong with us. 

 

Position Summary:

 

  • Managing acute and implantable mechanical circulatory devices.
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) and state of the art Electrophysiology procedures.
  • You will develop the skill set to manage very acute and complex cardiovascular patients.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Current California Registered Nurse (RN) license
  • Minimum of one (1) year of experience in cardiac catheterization laboratory with demonstrated knowledge of cardiac rhythms, basic 12-lead ECG interpretation and cardiac hemodynamics (***1 year critical care unit experience for a training position***)
  • American Heart Association ACLS and BLS certifications 
  • Other certifications may be required

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