#98616 (RN) Registered Nurse - Cardiac Cath Lab
Company: University of California - San Diego Medical Cente
Location: San Diego
Posted on: May 19, 2019
#98616 (RN) REGISTERED NURSE - CARDIAC CATH LAB
Filing Deadline: Wed 5/22/2019
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 03/27/2019 for
consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants
should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 04/05/2019. Eligible Special
Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for
The appointment percentage has been changed from 75% to 90% as of
UC San Diego Health is a Magnet designated organization, which is a
prestigious recognition that applies to only 6% of all U.S.
hospitals. Magnet is the gold standard for nursing excellence and
is based on strengths in five key areas which include
transformational leadership, structural empowerment, exemplary
professional practice, new knowledge, innovation and improvements
and empirical quality results. UC San Diego Health has held its
Magnet status since 2011.
Under general supervision, the Registered Nurse is responsible for
patient assessment and care delivery; identifies and implements
nursing interventions and evaluates results for a wide variety of
patient populations presenting for cardiac or peripheral vascular
catheterization. Circulates or Monitors Coronary, Carotid, Renal,
and Lower extremity diagnostic and interventional procedures.
Primary RN circulator responsible for patient care and
authentication of electronic documentation record. Excellent AMI
program. Directs and acts as resource to other members of the
health care team as assigned.
Promotes compliance and supports policies. Achieves trust in a
professional collegial relationships. Maintains a professional and
caring attitude. Autonomous nursing care is the ability of a nurse
to assess and provide nursing actions as appropriate for patient
care populations based on competence, professional expertise, and
knowledge. The nurse is expected to practice autonomously
consistent with ANA Standards of Practice and Professional
Performance. Independent judgment is expected to be exercised
within the context of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary
approaches to patient care.
While not required, a cover letter is highly recommended when
applying to this position.
RN License issued by the State of California.
BLS/CPR and ACLS certification at time of hire with commitment to
get ART within six (6) months of hire date.
Minimum two (2) years of recent acute care RN experience in ICU,
ED, and/or Cardiac Cath Lab.
Must be able to work in a team environment.
* RCIS, CEN or CCRN certification.
* Three or more years of recent cardiac cath lab RN experience.
* Must be able to take call, work variable locations and shifts
including overtime, weekends, and holidays at the needs of the
* Must be able to wear a lead apron. Selected candidate may be
hired at the CNIII level pending review and approval by the Nurse
* Employment is subject to a criminal background check and
UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San
Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care,
biomedical research, education, and community service. Our
facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer
Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye
Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient
clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated
Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county.
We invite you to join our dynamic team!
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