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Clinical Nurse
RICHMOND VA 23261
Category: Health Care Industry
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Job code: lhw-e0-90672748

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VCU Health System

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Clinical Nurse

Clinical Nurse




Req. #:
52504


Department:
Invasive Cardiology


Location:
1250 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23219


Schedule:
Full time


Shift:
1: Days


Hours:


Job Details:




VCU Health System's Invasive Cardiology is seeking a full time Clinical Nurse. In our Cath Lab we perform the latest interventional procedures to open blocked arteries and re-establish blood flow to the heart. These procedures are all performed using cardiac catheterization techniques and include angioplasty, rotational and directional atherectomy, closure of atrial septal defect and patent foramen ovale, septal ablation of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, valvuloplasty and stent placement. Stents, which are tiny, spring-like devices, are the most recent advancement in propping open blocked arteries for an extended period of time, often permanently.










Responsibilities



Integrates technical skills and theoretical knowledge to meet the needs of the patient and family.



Assists the health care team with the prevention of illness and injury, maintenance of wellness, and provision of comfort.



Provides direction, education, and begins to acquire leadership skills at the unit level.



Delivers and accurately documents direct, age-specific care to a patient or group of patients based on medical orders and an integrated, multidisciplinary plan of care.



Safely administers prescribed medications, identifying incompatibilities and/or interactions.






Qualifications






Required



Current RN licensure in Virginia, AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent



Graduate of an accredited RN nursing program



Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program within 5 years of hire, (if not BSN-prepared or higher)



One year or more of clinical experience






Preferred



Completion of a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited program



Academic Health Care Experience; Experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice.



Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.



EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.


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