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.

Position Requirements:

Minimum Education:

Required:Bachelor's Degree

Preferred:N/A

Specify Degree(s):Nursing

Residency:N/A

Minimum Experience:

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

Managerial Experience:N/A

Licensure/Certifications:

Required:

ACLS (Advanced Cardio Life Support Certified)

CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)

Current Registered Nurse License State of Illinois

Preferred:

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.

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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

Hours: 40