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Cardiac Catheterization Registered Nurse (RN)

Company: Nucleus Healthcare
Location: Centertown
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Are you a passionate Cardiac Catheterization Registered Nurse (RN) looking to make a meaningful impact on patients' lives? Nucleus Healthcare is seeking a qualified candidate to join a prestigious academic health system in Columbia, MO. Take the next step in your career and thrive in an environment where you are respected, challenged, and offered endless opportunities to define your career path!

Our partner nurtures a workplace culture you can thrive in.

  • Becker's Healthcare 150 Top Places to Work
  • "Just Culture" organization
  • ANCC Accredited Nurse Residency Program
  • Daisy Award Partner
    Small town charm. Big opportunities.

    Columbia, MO, is an up-and-coming university town in the heart of Missouri known for its

    • prestigious public university
    • healthcare system
    • public schools
    • division 1 sports
    • affordable cost of living and housing
      With a thriving cultural and culinary scene, many outdoor activities, and easy access to St. Louis and Kansas City, you can have the best of both worlds: the charm of a small town with the convenience of modern amenities and top-notch healthcare.

      Benefits that matter.

      --- Earn a $10,000 Retention Reward - Paid over 5 years in your time with us!


      --- Up to $10,000 in Student Loan Repayment = Up to $2,000/year for 5 years


      • $5,000 Relocation Incentive if you live greater than 50 miles from Columbia
      • Paid-for tuition from the local top-rated university
        • Up to 75% for you and 50% for spouses and children
        • Includes all locations and online
          • Generous retirement program- 8% match on 401k!
          • 100% paid leave for parents for up to four weeks - effective January 2024
          • Comprehensive health and wellness benefits, including mental health support
          • Defined career paths and clinical ladder for RNs
            Paid Time Off (Exempt)

            • 0-5 years: 17 Days
            • 5+ Years: 22 Days
              Personal Days

              --- 4 Days

              Sick Days

              --- 12 Days

              Pay Rate

              --- $32 - $51 per hour, depending on experience

              Job Description

              Basic Functionality and Responsibility

              This position is responsible for delivering exceptional nursing care to cardiac catheterization patients by utilizing strong organizational and leadership skills to assess patient status, implement clinical nursing interventions to modify symptoms, and develop and implement patient care plans to enhance and improve outcomes and ensure a safe and therapeutic environment. This position may be required to access and administer medications within their scope of practice and according to state law.

              Essential Functions

              • Assists physicians in cardiac and peripheral endovascular procedures like catheterization, valvuloplasties, angioplasties, implants, ablations, and structural repairs.
              • Perform hemodynamic monitoring of patients during procedures under conscious sedation.
              • Perform pre and post-procedure nursing services and patient monitoring.
              • Operate medical and imaging equipment in coronary, electrophysiology, and vascular interventional labs.
              • Prepare patient and equipment for catheterization procedures by preparing the site of entry, draping the patient, arranging sterilized instruments and catheters, and calibrating and setting up pressure transducers and tubing.
              • Obtain and record hemodynamic, electrical, and angiographic data by operating hemodynamic and electrical amplifiers.
              • Provide nursing care to patients according to departmental and critical care nursing standards.
              • Educate patients and families about the patient's illness, their care, and treatment plan.
              • May complete unit/department-specific duties as outlined in department documents.
              • Knowledge of electronic monitoring devices.
                Required Qualifications

                --- Missouri Board of Nursing RN or Nurse Licensure Compact multi-state RN. When primary state of residency changes, compact state RNs must apply under new state of residency within thirty (30) days.

                Preferred Qualifications

                --- ICU/CCU experience in arrhythmia and hemodynamic monitoring of patients in an acute-care setting.Cardiac Vascular Nursing Certification (RN-BC) certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Additional license/certification requirements as determined by the hiring department.

                Physical Demands

                The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met with or without reasonable accommodation. The performance of these physical demands is an essential function of the job. This position is very active and requires ambulating, reaching, and moving objects weighing up to and over 20 lbs. This role also routinely comes into contact with patients who may have contagious illnesses. This position is in a health care facility open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Rotating shifts, holidays, and work during inclement weather will be required.

                Performance Expectations

                This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the employee for this job; however, completion of these duties is a measure of successful performance. Employees of this job classification are subject to performance reviews. Basic functions, responsibilities, and characteristics of duties may change at any time with or without notice.

                Safety Sensitivity Status

                This position is considered safety sensitive.

                This document is a general description of typical job duties, responsibilities, and qualifications of employees holding the associated job title. Additional duties, specific qualifications, and work emphasis may vary between individual positions.

                Nucleus Healthcare

                Who We Are

                Purpose-built, patient-minded, and mission-driven, Nucleus is trusted by major hospitals, health systems, and life sciences organizations with a vision to redefine how healthcare does business.

                What We Do

                Nucleus Healthcare ("Nucleus") delivers next-generation human capital management to empower people who power healthcare. Rooted in talent management, Nucleus provides services and solutions that have yielded more than 7,500 hires in healthcare for all levels and roles.

                Our Mission

                Empower the people who power healthcare.

                Our Vision

                Redefining the way healthcare does business.

                Our Values

                We deliver results --- We are committed --- We are precise --- We are change agents --- We are ONE team --- We are fueled by passion and purpose


Keywords: Nucleus Healthcare, Columbia , Cardiac Catheterization Registered Nurse (RN), Healthcare , Centertown, Missouri

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