RN
Ref No.: 17-01803
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Start Date: 06/10/2017

Aequor Healthcare Services has an opportunity for a RN – PACU – Cath Lab in the Pittsburgh, PA area.  This is a 13 week contract position with possible extension.


Job Description or Additional Skills: HOLDING AREA

Responsible for assessment/evaluations of pre-operative and post-operative cardiac cath patient.

Responsibilities include:
a obtaining consent for procedure
b NSG assessment
c Lab Value Interpretation
d patient teaching
e IV placement
f Procedure documentation sheets


Responsible for the maintenance and recovery of post-operative cardiac catheterization patient to include:
a IABP
b IV vasopressors
c puncture site maintenance
d Q15 minute vitals X 1 hour, then Q30 minutes X 4 hours
e post-operative teaching
f notifying receiving department of patient status
g supervision of technical staff

POST-PROCEDURE
Responsibilities include:

a post-op assessment of patient status (system)
b puncture site assessment and dressing
c transfer of patient to holding area
d reporting status, procedure, and documentation of procedure to holding RN


Shift Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Shift Start/End Times: 06:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Staff certifications required: Current CPR and ACLS
Number of patient beds: 10
Patient Type: Pre and Post Cath
RN to patient ratio (average): 3:1

 
Please email your resume to: gina.mcgrath@aequorhc.com or call 814-935-7084.
 
Perm, Travel, Contract and Per Diem shifts also Available Nationwide.
 
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Benefits:
Excellent Compensation package!
Weekly pay with direct deposit!
Tax Advantage program.
Completion Bonuses
401K Medical Dental and Vision
Travel Reimbursement
About Aequor Healthcare Services:
Aequor Healthcare Services is one of the premier staffing solutions firms in the nation.  Since 1989 we have paved a way for Technical, Allied and Nursing Professionals to grow and have been able to offer some of the best positions and benefit packages in the industry.  We are committed to personnel service above and beyond, for our clients and professionals alike.  We currently have thousands of open positions Nationwide.  If we don't have the location or setting in our current database that fits your needs.  Aequor is committed to finding your specific interest and will direct market you to our healthcare client partners to find the opening that is right for you.  That's just one way we are here to give you the personal attention you deserve!