RN - Cardiology
Location: Main Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Your Doctors for Life.
Since 1949, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has served its patients with one goal in mind – combine the expertise of physicians in a variety of medical specialties, with the close personal care of a family doctor. Kelsey-Seybold is Houston’s largest community-based physician group, caring for more than 400,000 patients. With 19 clinic locations, we are growing to meet the health care needs of our diverse patient population. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.
The Cardiology Registered Nurse is responsible for providing direct nursing care by applying clinical nursing knowledge and skills, and for ensuring the safety and comfort of patients and families according to legal, organizational and professional standards. The Cardiology RN will also facilitate the Cardiologists treatment plan and collaborate with affiliate providers. The Cardiology RN must also have the ability to triage and evaluate patient with critical cardiac complaints under the direct supervision of the cardiologist on call and via appropriately documented verbal orders.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
(A = basics; B = preferred)
Graduate from an approved RN nursing program
Bachelors Degree in nursing
Critical Care, CCI / ICU, and/or Cardiovascular care experience.
Outpatient clinic experience.
Valid and current Texas RN license
Able to triage and evaluate patient s with critical cardiac disease. Able to use equipment and related supplies for selected patient population and for CPR, oxygen administration and intravenous therapy. CRT experience helpful.
Specialty nursing certification appropriate to specialty area assigned. Able to coordinate patient care across various sub specialties and with affiliate providers. Good knowledge of cardiovascular diagnostic tests and medicines used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease. Windows based computer skills and EMR experience helpful..