Under the general direction of the Director of Cardiology, coordinates and provides patient care and assumes individual responsibility and accountability for the provision of nursing care as related to the Cardiology Department. Administers medications, monitors patient vital signs/EKG, performs continual patient assessment during patient’s stay in the Cardiology Department. Documents accurate nursing records and patient data. Coordinates patient teaching and post procedure assessment. Performs emergency cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Assists in in-service education. Collects and assembles data for data base, outcome analysis and performance improvement
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.
Current state nursing license required; ACLS certification required within 6 months of employment. Excellent interpersonal and team skills required. Basic computer knowledge preferred.
Minimum of one year nursing experience in a cardiology related field required. Previous cardiovascular laboratory or critical care experience preferred
Overland Park Regional Medical Center has been serving the healthcare needs of Johnson County and the surrounding counties since December of...