Registered Nurse (RN) EP Lab

Tacoma, WA 98405 US

Job ID: 2835 Position Type: RN / Staff Nursing Jobs

Registered Nurse (RN) EP Lab

Work 4 10 hour shifts 6 am – 4:30 pm NO WEEKENDS HOLIDAYS or CALL

The Cardiac Cath/Electrophysiology (EP) Lab offers the highest end technology for patients with cardiovascular disease. It is for a fast growing EP program. 1 room with anticipated expansion to 2 within 18 months. Cardiolab documentation system, Ensite, and Carto mapping systems.

Develop implement and assess the patient plan of care during their time of stay in collaboration with physicians, interdisciplinary teams, and the patient and family. You are engaged in direct patient care including assessing, planning, coordinating, evaluating and delegating work to members of the patient care team, and for providing education and consultation with patients, families, physicians and other staff members in implementing appropriate nursing interventions for optimal patient care.

Administers oversees and documents the administration of medications (e.g., topically, orally, intramuscularly, subcutaneously and intravenously) as ordered by the healthcare practitioner and in accordance with hospital policy.

Assesses patient to include physical, psychosocial, cultural, behavioral/emotional, developmental and spiritual needs. Gathers data relevant to
patient care. Implements appropriate patient interventions and evaluates outcomes. Plans care appropriately based on needs identified during initial and on-going assessments. Provides holistic, comprehensive, and professional nursing care to the patient within the scope of practice. Implements appropriate patient interventions and evaluates outcomes. Prepares patient for discharge and assists with coordinating post-discharge needs.

Identifies opportunities for, and participates in, performance/quality improvement activities to improve clinical outcomes, healthcare delivery systems and address patient safety/satisfaction and cost containment.

Incorporates critical thinking into daily practice as demonstrated by the quality of care provided, transfer of knowledge, follow through and patient outcomes. Leads, coordinates, and communicates the ongoing delivery of patient care services provided by members of assigned patient care teams(s); considers patient acuity and the competencies of care team members in delegating and assigning work and in adjusting assignments as necessary; assesses and monitors team performance to ensure the quality of care provided is consistent with the standards and regulatory requirements. Coordinates nursing care and advocates for patient needs so that all appropriate disciplines are informed of and participating in the plan of care.

Provides health care education and guidance to the patient and/or families. Educates regarding results, findings and diagnoses to patient and/or patient’s family within the scope of practice.

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Juli Van Der Meulen

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