RN II-CVS The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) in Jackson, Mississippi is seeking candidates for an RN II-CVS to support its missions of academics, healthcare, and research. Please see the position description and requirements below. Position Summary: The RN II-CVS will provide quality nursing care through application of the nursing process and established guidelines for nursing practices. The RN II-CVS specializes and assists in the care of patient undergoing diagnosis and interventional cardiovascular procedures, including Cardiac Catheterization, angioplasties and the insertion of pacemakers. Education: Applicants must have an Associate's Degree in Nursing/Diploma and two (2) years of RN experience one (1) year of Critical Care, Cardiac Vascular Lab, or Emergency Department experience preferred. The completion of basic EKG course required, can be obtained within the first ninety (90) days in the position. License: Applicants must have a valid R.N. license. Certification (s): ACLS and/or PALS required, can be obtained within the first ninety (90) days in the position. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of clinical nursing care procedures and protocols. Verbal and written communication skills. Interpersonal skills. Knowledge and understanding of computer systems, tools and programs. Ability to work in a team environment. Must possess technical skills required to handle catheters, wires, etc, while maintaining aseptic technique within sterile field. Must maintain clinical competency in routine circulating and scrub duties according to AORN standards and established policies and procedures of cardiovascular services.
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Category: Healthcare , Keywords: Registered Nurse (RN)