Registered Nurse

Submitted: September 30, 2020

Contact Phone Number: 9737599000
Position: Registered Nurse
Location: Westfield, NJ
Employment Status: Full
Contact Title: HR Manager
Contact Email:
Contact Fax Information:
Company Website:
Starting Salary:
Ending Salary:
Company: The Cardiovascular Care Group
Contact Name: Laurie Kane

Our nurses are responsible for delivering high quality nursing care to patients undergoing vascular interventional procedures in the Surgical Suite, as well as maintaining the environment in which the care is delivered. We are looking for a reliable nurse to assist during procedures and keep the operating room sterile at all times. They need to possess phenomenal efficiency and attention to detail with a strong knowledge of procedures and patient safety. Being compassionate and sensitive is a prerequisite for the profession. The ideal candidate goes one step further by being a critical thinker. Essential Functions: Applies the nursing process in provision of patient care: identify patient needs, formulate a plan, provide care & treatment and evaluate the patient’s response in a timely fashion. Provide patients and their family members or caretakers with information for pre and post-operative education. Preoperative Responsibilities include: Assists in positioning, responding to comfort/safety of patient Takes and monitors patients’ vital signs Ensures that operating on correct patient and the correct procedure is being performed Provides basic, bedside care Intraoperative Responsibilities include: Maintains a sterile environment Sets up and opens sterile supplies in the procedure room Assists in pulling femoral sheaths and permacaths Monitors patient during procedures (May) scrub in and assist surgeon Operates all equipment necessary for patient care (e.g., Oxygen tank, surgical instruments, autoclave, cardiac monitors) Provides moderate sedation under direction of physician. Monitors patient during procedures
Postoperative: Frequently check PACU patients, monitoring their vital signs and other post-surgical factors Assess recovering moderate sedation patient to assess the patient for a safe discharge. Review each patient’s medical history, taking note of important information. Perform post-operative tasks, such as changing bandages and giving patients medications.
To apply:

Skills and Experience:
Minimum five years nursing experience, preferably in a vascular surgery practice; critical care experience required
Cath Lab/Interventional Radiology experience a plus
Knowledge of sterile/aseptic technique
Strong patient focus and customer service skills
Excellent communication skills
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current NJ license as a Registered Nurse
BLS and ACLS certification