Trinity Health Interventional Radiology Registered Nurse in Maywood, Illinois
Utilizes current nursing practices to provide patient care while focusing on the needs of the patient and exemplifying the service excellence goals of care, concern, respect and cooperation. As a contributing member of a health care team, develops and provides a comprehensive plan of care for assigned patients. Recognizes and consistently applies knowledge of Loyola's 14 Magnet Forces.
Must have RN experience in ICU
Prefer RN's have a background in Procedural Nursing in Cath Lab, GI Lab, Interventional Radiology or Electrophysiology Lab.
Required:2-3 years of previous Critical Care RN experience, specifically in ICU
Preferred:3-5 years of previous Critical Care RN experience, specifically in ICU
ACLS (Advanced Cardio Life Support Certified)
CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
Current Registered Nurse License State of Illinois
PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support)
CRN (Certified Radiology Nurse)
Job Description Details:
Professional Development Activities - Demonstrates accountability for
professional growth and job performance by seeking opportunities to
enhance job skills and knowledge. Completes competencies and learning
modules on time.
Patient Care & Assessment - Clarifies and implements orders from
physician, physician assistant and/or advance practice nurse by
administering medications and performing treatments and testing as
prescribed by the physician, and documents accordingly. Recognizes
symptoms and establishes priorities consistent with patient's condition.
Under the supervision of a radiologist, performs pre, intra, and
post-procedure care. Maintains patient safety throughout the continuum
of care. Is competent to provide conscious sedation and assess the
stability of a patient. Documents ongoing assessments of the patient's
physical and emotional status in order to address patient needs
appropriately. Demonstrates mastery of required unit-based
competencies and orientation goals.
Scheduling, Education & Assessment - Obtains information from patient
and/or family to develop an appropriate patient educational plan.
Formulates, implements and continually revises patient plan of care
based on ongoing assessment of the patient, information acquired from
patient’s database, and resources within the medical center
Collaborates with other members of the health care team to
promote effective patient care. Coordinates care promote effective patient care.
Coordinates care within a multi-disciplinary team by performing patient assessments
to determine the level of care necessary. Interfaces with multiple service lines to ensure
all parties are aware and available for specific care requirements. Provides pre and post
procedure instructions and patient education.
Communication - Performs required documentation and communicates in a competent and effective manner to patients, family members, co-workers and physicians. Maintains strict confidentiality of patient, employee and department information to ensure patient rights.
Job Number: 00118478
Location: Maywood, IL
Organization Name: Loyola University Medical Center
Facility: LUHS-Loyola University Medical Center
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Day Shift