UI Heart and Vascular Center
Adult Cardiac Catheterization Lab
direct nursing care to patients undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic adult
cardiac catheterization procedures. Ensure open and effective channels of communication with patients,
family/caregivers and all health care team members involved in the pre, intra-,
and post care of adult cardiac catheterization patients. Procedures
include (but are not limited to): angioplasty, coronary stents, balloon valvoplasty, Swan Ganz/right heart
cath, and pericardiocentesis.
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Selection process will include credential verification, TB screening
& background check. The University of Iowa is an
equal opportunity affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to applyand
will receive consideration
for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified
individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
An Associate’s Degree in Nursing, a Diploma in
Nursing, a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing, Professional Masters of Nursing and
Healthcare Practice (MNHP), MSN/Clinical Nurse Leader or a Master’s Degree in Nursing
(MSN, MA) is required.
- Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills with
patients/families, professional health care staff, and interdisciplinary
team members as demonstrated through written and verbal communications/interactions.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.
- Ability to effectively
manage critical patient population within highly functioning team.
- Must take On-Call
assignment (arrival at UI Hospitals & Clinics within 20 minutes
- Current certification
in Basic Life Support (BLS) required by start date.
- Current certification
in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) required start date.
- Current license to
practice nursing in Iowa is required by start date.
- Critical Care
Registered Nurse (CCRN) certification desired.
- One (1) year Adult Cardiac Catheterization Lab, Telemetry, ER and/or ICU RN
experience; or completion of cardiovascular services, ER or ICU internship
(within last 12 months) desired.
- Three (3) years of Adult Cardiac Catheterization Lab experience (within
last 12 months) highly desired.
- If Baccalaureate degree in Nursing is not yet obtained, active
enrollment in a BSN program desired.
monitor interpretation, recognition of pressure waveforms, knowledge of sterile
techniques and comprehensive knowledge of the cardiovascular system desired.
EPIC experience desired.
of University policies and procedures desired.
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